SoSi Medical Technologist in Iraq
For 25 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in New York City, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
4-160418-4255: Medical Technologist
Job Category Medical Professionals
Duty Location Overseas - Iraq
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 4-160418-4255
**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a Medical Technologist. The Medical Technologist will facilitate keeping patient records and adjusting and maintaining equipment; preparing work schedules, evaluating purchases of equipment, or managing a medical technical department.Essential Job Duties: • Keeps patient records and adjusts and maintaining equipment • Prepares work schedules, evaluates purchases of equipment, or manages a medical technical department• Performs complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological tests• Examines and analyzes body fluids and cells and matches blood for transfusions • Analyzes chemical content of fluids and tests for drug levels in the blood • Prepares specimens, counts cells, and looks for abnormal cells in blood and body fluids • Analyzes test results • Makes cultures of body fluid and tissue samples to determine the presence of bacteria, fungi, parasites, or other microorganisms • Analyzes samples for chemical content or a chemical reaction and determes concentrations of compounds such as blood glucose and cholesterol levels • Evaluates test results, develops and modifies procedures, and establishes and monitors programs to ensure the accuracy of tests
• Must be credentialed as an MLS (ASCP), MLS (ASCP) eligible or certified by the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS)• Must have completed a formal Medical Technology training program leading to a diploma, certificate or degree• Minimum 3 years of experience in desired field • Certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) • Must be familiar with the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) requirements for maintaining blood products for transfusion • All health care providers and medical support staff must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year
Working environment• Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable• Long Hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions• Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse condition