Combat Medic @ U.S. Army - Inglewood, CA

Combat Medic

12 days ago
Overview
The combat medic specialist is primarily responsible for providing emergency medical treatment at point of wounding on the battlefield, limited primary care, and health protection and evacuation from a point of injury or illness.
Job Duties
  • Administer emergency medical treatment to battlefield casualties
  • Assist with outpatient and inpatient care and treatment
  • Instruct Soldier's on Combat Lifesaver/First Responder training course
  • Manage Soldier's medical readiness, medical supplies and equipment
Training
Job training for a combat medic specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 16 weeks of Advanced Individual Training, including practice in-patient care.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
  • Patient-care techniques
  • Emergency medical techniques
  • Advanced medical care
  • Plaster-casting techniques
Helpful Skills
  • Enjoy helping and caring for others
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work under stressful conditions
  • Interest in chemistry, biology, psychology, general science and algebra
  • High attention to detail
Required ASVAB Score(s)Skilled Technical (ST): 101, General Technical (GT): 107
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Compensation
Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.
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Education Benefits
In the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses. Learn more about education benefits.
Future Civilian Careers
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with civilian hospitals, clinics, nursing homes or rehabilitation centers. With a combat medic specialist background, you may consider a career as an emergency medical technician, medical assistant, a medication aide or physician’s assistant.
Soldiers in this MOS must also obtain certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians at the EMT level or higher
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $27,000.00 - $74,000.00 per year
Benefits:
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
Schedule:
  • Monday to Friday
Work Location:
  • Multiple locations
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
This Company Describes Its Culture as:
  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
Company's website:
  • www.instagam.com/ssg_wilcox
Work Remotely:
  • No