SoSi Radiology 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.
4-160419-4271: Radiology Technologist
Job Category Medical Professionals
Duty Location Overseas - Iraq
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 4-160419-4271
**This position is contingent upon contract award** SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a Radiology Technologist. The Radiology Technologist will be performing duties to performing diagnostic imaging examinations like X-rays and computed tomography.Essential Job Duties:• Performs duties to perform diagnostic imaging examinations like X-rays and computed tomography• Documents patient care services by charting inpatient and department records• Prepares patients for radiological procedure by positioning patient• Adjusts immobilization devices, moves equipment into specified position; adjustment equipment controls to set exposure factors• Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties, providing explanations of treatment; and answering questions• Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding and knowledge of exposure factors• Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols• Follows drug protocols in case of reactions to drugs, such as contrast media, administering first aid and using the emergency cart
• High School diploma or equivalent• Minimum of five years of experience as a Radiology Technician• Completed an accredited program and/or must pass a certification exam from the state or from The American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT)• U.S. Military Radiology Technician technical school training certification (4R0X1, 68P, HM-8451) will also fulfill this requirement• Must have an unrestricted U.S. state license or be American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certified• Must be experienced in performing CT procedures, including contrast exams• Must maintain current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), and 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
• One year of experience with ultrasound in a clinical setting is preferred
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