Security Officer/Medic (EMT) - Alyeska TAPS


JOB SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the Manager, and under the direction of a licensed medical physician or designated healthcare provider, the remote site Security Officer/Tech Medic administers emergency medical treatment and transports sick and injured patients to definitive care medical facilities or evaluates and treats non-emergent illness or injury. This is a rotational position located on the Alyeska Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS). Annual pay is approximately $75,000.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Able to proficiently speak, read, understand and write English
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • NREMT or State Certified – EMT III or Paramedic
  • Minimum of 3 years at a high volume EMS or Medical facility
  • State of Alaska armed security officer certification (or ability to obtain)
  • State of Alaska EMT III certification by Comity or examination after employment
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification
  • Basic Life Support -provider (CPR) certification
  • Basic Trauma Life Support (Advanced), Pre Hospital Trauma Life Support, or International Trauma Life Support certification
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Note: Your resume must be included to complete your application

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support or Pediatric Education for Pre-hospital Professionals

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Promote and maintain a safe working environment
  • Comprehend and utilize medical standing orders
  • Comprehend and apply medical administrative procedures
  • Verbally convey patient status reports to the medical director or his designee
  • Respond to medical emergencies with special equipment and/or specially equipped emergency vehicle
  • Monitor communication equipment to maintain contact with the medical director
  • Determine the nature and extent of illness or injury, or magnitude of catastrophe, to establish emergency medical intervention procedures to be followed or the need for additional assistance, basing decisions on statements of persons involved, examination of the victim or victims, and knowledge of emergency medical practice
  • Remove or assist in the removal of victims from the scene of an accident or catastrophe
  • Administer prescribed emergency medical treatment at the site of emergency, or in specially equipped vehicle, performing such activities as application of splints, administration of oxygen, intravenous injections, treatment of wounds, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, administer emergency medications
  • Communicate with other medical professionals at emergency rooms, air medevac companies, hospitals, and clinics
  • Assist in removal of victims from vehicle and transfer of victims to treatment center
  • Assist the treatment center admitting personnel in obtaining and recording information related to the victim’s vital statistics and circumstances of the medical emergency
  • Maintain vehicles, emergency medical and communication equipment and replenish emergency medical equipment and supplies
  • Crowd control, protecting valuables, and triage
  • Evaluate and treats minor illness or injury under the direction of a physician or designated healthcare professional
  • Administer advanced emergency medical treatment and life support to sick or injured persons in a pre-hospital setting
  • Observe, records, and reports patient’s condition, reactions to medications and treatment to the medical director
  • Monitor the patient with EKG, airway and vital sign monitoring equipment
  • Communicate with the medical director and/or treatment center personnel to arrange reception of patients and to receive instructions for further treatment
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness in a safe manner
  • Willingness to work overtime as required
  • Willingness to perform others duties as required
  • Willingness to work at various locations as required

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

  • Adaptability: Adapts to changing conditions and work assignments, sets priorities and manages multiple assignments, and tasks
  • Analytical Skills: Visualizes, articulates and solves a variety of problems and concepts and makes appropriate decisions based on available information
  • Communication Skills: Listens, writes, and speaks effectively, and positively relates and interacts with co-workers and others
  • Conflict Resolution: Prevents, manages, and/or resolves conflict
  • Independence: Works with little or no supervision
  • Problem Solving: Anticipates and identifies problems, distinguishes between symptoms and causes, and determines alternative solutions involving varied levels of complexity, ambiguity and risk

BENEFITS

Full-time regular employees have the opportunity to enroll in health insurance, life insurance, 401k Retirement Plan and short term disability insurance. Full-time regular employees are provided access to our employee assistance program. 

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

The employee will be required to live and work in a remote and confined workspace for extended periods of time and exposure to work assignments consisting of twelve-hour days and able to work day or night shifts as required. The majority of the work is performed in a remote setting with a wide variety of people in differing functions, personalities and abilities.  There may be a lack of immediate access to critical medical services as well as urban community services. 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The employee’s work requires routine walking, standing, bending and carrying items. Applicant will be required to successfully complete a post-offer pre-hire physical and fit for duty exam.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION

It is Denali Universal Services’ business philosophy and practice to provide reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Denali Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Anchorage, AK

13 day(s) ago