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Rescue Specialist Paramedic

FULL TIMEUSD 100,000 - 128,000 / year
High School 3 Month

A minimum of 3 months of work experience in the same field is necessary for this job. The position being offered is located in United, however, the company may also consider applicants from other regions provided they meet the qualifications listed below. To be considered for this job, it is necessary to fulfill the requirement of having passed High School. When deciding whether to apply for a job with VIGILINT, keep in mind the job type, such as full time, to determine if it's a good match. December 11, 2023 is when the job vacancy for Rescue Specialist Paramedic was advertised, and it will be closed on March 5, 2024. Should you be successful in your application, you will earn USD 100,000 - 128,000 / year for this job.

RST must be available for rotational schedule (maximum three rotations annually) plus additional training and screening. This position will be available to support Rotary Wing and Fixed Wing operations to include, but not limited to:
  • Work and practice medicine in austere and limited resource environments
  • Perform special operations medical support providing initial combat trauma stabilization, enroute trauma care, and CASEVAC to definitive care.
  • Apply scientific knowledge to human treatment responses to actual or potential health problems
  • Work with other members of a small team
  • Establish IV access, administer medications and fluids to include blood products as necessary to manage acutely injured or ill patients under the direction of medical staff.
  • Prepare equipment, and aid providers during examination and treatment of patients
  • Monitor and adjust specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets electronic displays, such as intracranial pressures, central venous pressures, pulmonary artery pressures, and cardiac rhythms from cardiac monitors, respirators, ventilators, manometers, oxygen pumps, etc.
  • Manage complex patient airways and pulmonary function using the latest modalities of mechanical ventilation, pharmacological support, video laryngoscopy, and other respiratory/airway therapy techniques
  • Conduct Critical Care Transport missions for ICU level patients
  • Assist with routine (Sick Call) medicine
  • Document care provided and complete medical records in accordance with VIGILINT policy
  • Based on qualifications and experience, may function in a leadership position
  • Perform special staff functions as required
  • Perform medical training and instruction when requested
  • Scope of practice for clinical care will fall under PJ handbook and ATPs per assigned Deputy Medical Director. See medical protocols SOP for further guidance.
  • Administer basic or advanced emergency medical care and assess injuries and illnesses, and Technical Rescue services in support of PR/CASEVAC operations
  • May administer medication intravenously, use equipment such as ECGs, or administer advanced life support to sick or injured individuals
  • Provide oversight and training to lower-level Medics
  • Scope of practice for clinical care will fall under PJ handbook and ATPs per assigned Deputy Medical Director. See medical protocols SOP for further guidance.

RST Paramedic
  • Over 8 years of paramedic experience
  • Pararescue Pipeline graduate or Special Forces Medical Sergent (18D)
  • Five years of operational experience as a trained special operations medic
  • National Registry Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic (NREMT-P) certified
  • Must be able to meet all CRC deployment and medical requirements
  • Be willing to deploy to various OCONUS operating locations as directed by the Government
  • Be able to obtain a US passport and visas to travel internationally
  • Current Secret clearance
  • Current ACLS, PALS, BLS training through American Heart Association or Red Cross
  • Current PHTLS certification
  • United States citizen
  • Advanced Certification (FP-C, CC-P or TP-C) required within two (2) years of employment
  • TPATC course completion within 3 months of employment
  • Previous flight paramedic experience desired
  • Successful candidates may be invited for an in-person assessment process
  • Current TCCC certification desired
  • TCCC Instructor experience desired
  • Ability to lift 150 pounds with assistance; carry 80 pounds a distance of 30 feet and push/pull over 200 pounds
  • Providing emergency medical services to include: initial combat trauma stabilization, ongoing field trauma care, and CASEVAC of injured personnel
  • Providing Technical Rescue services to include: vehicle and aircraft extrication, high-angle rescue, confined space rescue, rope rescue, structural collapse rescue, water rescue, and wilderness search and rescue
Pay range $57,000 to $171,000.


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