OwensboroRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Owensboro jobs

68W Health Care Specialist

Company: Army National Guard
Location: Owensboro
Posted on: May 17, 2020

Job Description:

Be the first line of defense against injury and illness of civilians after natural disasters, and the Soldiers who serve and protect our Nation every day. As a Health Care Specialist in the Army National Guard, you will experience a fulfilling role as an expert caretaker on and off the battlefield.

You will address the health care needs of civilians after natural disasters or civil emergencies; treat injuries and illnesses suffered by Soldiers through the administration of immediate emergency care and ongoing care; and support and manage medical readiness, supplies, and equipment.

Job Duties
• Administer emergency medical treatment to battlefield casualties
• Assist with outpatient and inpatient care and treatment
• Instruct Soldiers on Combat Lifesaver/First Responder training course
• Manage Soldiers' medical readiness, medical supplies, and equipment

Some of the Skills You'll Learn
• Patient care 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
• Strong attention to detail

Through your training, you will develop the skills and experience to enjoy a civilian career with civilian hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, or rehabilitation centers. You may also 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.

Earn While You Learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to train. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for Health Care Specialists requires 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn fundamental Soldiering skills, and 16 weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT), which includes practice in patient care. The duration of your AIT depends on the area of specialization you choose. Part of AIT is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Benefits/Requirements
Benefits

  • Paid training
  • A monthly paycheck
  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Federal and State tuition assistance
  • Retirement benefits for part-time service
  • Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 in coverage)
  • 401(k)-type savings plan
  • Student Loan Repayment Program (up to $50,000, for existing loans)
  • Health care benefits available
  • VA home loans
  • Bonuses, if applicable
  • Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change
    Requirements
    • Military enlistment in the Army National Guard
    • Must be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
    • Must be able to pass a physical exam and meet legal and moral standards
    • Must meet citizenship requirements (see NATIONALGUARD.com for details)

      Requires military enlistment. Programs and benefits are subject to change. Ask your Army National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability.

      This position may qualify for a bonus, ask your National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information.

Keywords: Army National Guard, Owensboro , 68W Health Care Specialist, Healthcare , Owensboro, Kentucky

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Orthopedic Surgery Opening in Indiana -" 5 Miles from Louisville, Kentucky
Description: Orthopedics opening in Louisville, Kentucky. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Opportunity Overview: br Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE fellowship--trained orthopedic surgeon (more...)
Company: Britt Medical Search
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Physician - Psychiatrist
Description: This is an open continuous announcement. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and qualified candidates will be considered as vacancies become available. Applications will remain on file until (more...)
Company: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Diagnostic Sonographer PRN, Norton Audubon Hospital, As Needed
Description: ABOUT NORTON HEALTHCARE br br As one of the area's largest employers Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients, providing care at more than 250 locations throughout Kentucky (more...)
Company: Norton Healthcare
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020


Pediatric Hospitalist Position near Louisville, KY - New Facility, Teaching Opps
Description: Pediatric Hospitalist opening in Louisville, Kentucky. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Established healthcare system seeking qualified Pediatric Hospitalist to provide coverage (more...)
Company: Britt Medical Search
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Multiple Southeast Hospitalist Opportunities, including KY!
Description: Hospitalist opening in Louisville, Kentucky. This and other physician
Company: Echo Locum Tenens
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Caregiver - Atria Springdale (11pm-7am)
Description: Responsibilities br br br ul br br li Provide daily living assistance to our residents with a friendly smile. br li Provide medication reminders and verbal encouragement and support (more...)
Company: Atria Senior Living
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Travel Step Down RN
Description: Travel Step Down RN: Louisville, KY br br Our client hospital in Louisville, KY is actively searching for a Step Down RN to fill a
Company: Soliant Health
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

CNAs, Certified Nursing Assistants
Description: Description Up To a 3,000 Sign on Bonus br br What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work Our people, of course Our clinicians answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, (more...)
Company: Kindred Healthcare
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Licensed Practical Nurse (Part Time)
Description: Job Description Offering OnShift Access up to 50 of your pay before pay day
Company: Regis Woods Center - Genesis HealthCare
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Registered Nurse (Full Time)
Description: Offering 2500 Sign On Bonuses for Full Time RNs Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options (more...)
Company: Genesis Healthcare
Location: Louisville
Posted on: 06/4/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Kentucky jobs by following @recnetKY on Twitter!

Owensboro RSS job feeds