17 July 2016

Critical Care Assistant / Paramedic (Licensed in South Africa) , Kenya

Employer:Remote Medical International®
Location:  Kenya
14 days on / 14 days off 

The Role:

Your primary responsibility would be transporting critically ill or injured patients from military aircraft to a local hospital via an ambulance. Ideally, you will have extensive experience transporting patients in an ambulance and have familiarity with critical care equipment. Your deployments are set up as 14 days on 14 days off. While deployed on this assignment, your food, travel, and lodging will be provided for you. Transportation to and from an approved airport in South Africa will also be covered. If you are seeking an opportunity to get into the remote medicine industry, this could be the opportunity you are looking for. The team members on this rotation have enjoyed the schedule which often allows them to maintain their current CCA role in South Africa or simply travel during their off weeks.

Position Qualifications
Currently licensed/certified as a critical care assistant (CCA) in South Africa
At least two (2) years experience providing emergency care at the Advanced Life Support (ALS) level
Have the ability to travel to and depart from an approved international airport within South Africa
National Diploma
Ability to travel internationally without restriction
Current BLS & ACLS or equivalent
Willingness to work 14 days on / 14 days off schedule
Previous experience driving emergency vehicles

Preferred Qualifications
PHTLS, ITLS, or equivalent certifications

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Remote Medical International® provides individuals and organizations with the medical staffing, topside telemedicine assistance, equipment, and training necessary to safely and effectively pursue work and play in remote and austere settings. Founded in 2003, we are a dynamic organization that has been recognized five times by INC 5000, which ranks the fastest growing companies in the United States. Renowned for an innovative and diverse staff of experts, we were also listed in the top ten Best Places to Work in Seattle. We currently have over 200 employees working worldwide, with offices in Seattle, WA; New Orleans, LA; Washington, DC; and Nairobi, Kenya. We pride ourselves in offering a positive and challenging work environment based on collaborative relationships and continuous learning.
EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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