Job title: Protective Security Specialist/Emergency Medical Technician Advanced
Employer: Garda World
FLSA Status: Full-Time
The Protective Security Specialist Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced will provide medical support and assistance in the event of an incident while on a mission supporting the client's mission. They will also work closely with the Physician Assistant to ensure that all equipment and medical needs are provided
Provide medical support to personnel in the field
Respond to emergency medical situations
Act as a Protective Security Specialist when necessary
Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned according to the needs of the customer/client
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Level Security Clearance
Must possess current National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification as an AEMT. (Registration must be valid prior to deployment and remain valid throughout the period of deployment.)
Must possess current approved CPR professional rescuer, ACLS, and advanced trauma training credentials (i.e., Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) or Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS))
Must possess experience/knowledge in current TCCC guidelines.
Must possess a minimum of three (3) years of emergency medical services experience and one (1) year of protective security experience. This experience may be gained in the employ of any national, state, provincial, local, or commercial entities providing armed high threat protective services
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to respond to an emergency efficiently and promptly
Proven ability to administer basic and advanced life support to patients at the scene, in-route to the hospital, and in a pre-hospital setting
Keen attention to detail
Ability to work in a hostile and austere environment
Ability to operate in a conflict environment
Proven decision-making abilities in a hostile environment
The physical demands listed below, though not fully inclusive, are that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time. The employee is frequently required to move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Garda World Federal Services and family of companies is an EOE Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.