SoSi Operating Room Technician in Iraq

Company Overview

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.

4-160418-4238: Operating Room Technician

Job Category Medical Professionals

Duty Location Overseas - Iraq

Type of Position Full Time

Requisition Number 4-160418-4238

Job Description

**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking an Operating Room Technician. The Operating Room Technician will facilitate performing necessary tasks for scrub role using technical skills.Essential Job Duties: • Performs necessary tasks for scrub role using technical skills• Assists Anesthetist with patient positioning • Assures patient/personal safety by maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment • Assembles, wraps and sterilizes instrument sets as necessary• Disinfects, decontaminates, and sterilizes of the surgical instruments • Ensures proper instrumentation for each procedure and follows all principles of sterile technique • Loads operations of the Stream Sterilizer• Participates in all counts (instruments, sponges, sharps, etc.) as necessary

Minimum Requirements

• Graduate from an accredited surgical technician program with two years of experience or have the military equivalent training course with Certificate of Completion (i.e. 68D, HM8483, 4N1x1) • Two years of experience as a Surgical Technician is required • Technician who has completed certification testing by the Association of Surgical Technologists is desirable• Maintain current certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)• 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

Additional Information

• 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