SoSi Operating Room Nurse 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.
4-160418-4237: Operating Room Nurse
Job Category Medical Professionals
Duty Location Overseas - Iraq
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 4-160418-4237
**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking an Operating Room Nurse. The Operating Room Nurse will facilitate providing professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery.Essential Job Duties: • Provides professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery • Promotes and restores patients’ health by completing the nursing process• Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary professional staffs• Supervises assigned team members• Reinforcing patient understanding of disease, medications, and self-care skills • Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards• Measures health outcomes against patient care goals and standards • Follows hospital and nursing division’s philosophies and standards of care set by State board of nursing, State Nurse Practice Act, and other governing agency regulations • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations• Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records • Ensures operation of medical and administrative equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements • Troubleshoots malfunctions• Calls for repairs • Maintains equipment inventories • Evaluates new equipment and techniques and maintains nursing supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level
• Bachelors' degree in Nursing• Current unrestricted U.S. state license as a Registered Nurse • Membership in the Nursing Specialty professional association is desirable• Two years of experience as a Registered Nurse is required • Maintain current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)• 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