GulfPortRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Gulf Port jobs

Health Care Specialist (68W)

Company: Army National Guard
Location: Gulfport
Posted on: November 10, 2019

Job Description:

68W Health Care Specialist Job ID: 1140674 Job Views: 45 Location: GULFPORT, Mississippi, United States ZIP Code: 39507 Job Category: Medical Posted: 11.02.2019 Age Requirements: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 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 Solders 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, Gulf Port , Health Care Specialist (68W), Other , Gulfport, Mississippi

Click here to apply!

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

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Real Estate Associate -- Entry-Level
Description: Job Description A Real Estate Associate plays an essential role in a real estate transaction. In this role, you will advocate for your clients by understanding their preferences, representing them when (more...)
Company: Roberts Brothers
Location: Mobile
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Director of Nursing Services
Description: Director of Operations, At-Home Program Join the leadership team to help grow and develop a new service line providing wound care to patients in their home. At RestorixHealth, our mission is simple (more...)
Company: Advantage Solution
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Real Estate Buyer's Agent
Description: Job Description Traditionally, a Real Estate Buyer's Agent provides an updated index of available properties to interested customers. However, due to new technology, the Buyer's Agent role has evolved. (more...)
Company: Roberts Brothers
Location: Mobile
Posted on: 11/20/2019


Get New Installing/Repairing Window Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Mobile
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Registered Nurse (RN) - New Orleans
Description: Director of Operations, At-Home Program Join the leadership team to help grow and develop a new service line providing wound care to patients in their home. At RestorixHealth, our mission is simple (more...)
Company: Advantage Solution
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Two Year Lease-to-Own: No Money Down, No Credit Check, No Balloon Payment, Walkaway Lease
Description: 24 Months and You OWN IT - Ownership has never been easier or quicker . - Start building your empire
Company: USXpress
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Veteran Friendly Jobs - Drive with Lyft - Make $800 in your First Mont
Description: What is Lyft Lyft matches drivers with passengers who request rides through the Lyft smartphone app. Signing up to be a Lyft driver is the perfect opportunity for you to set your own schedule and be (more...)
Company: Lyft
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Petroleum Supply Specialist (92F)
Description: 92F Petroleum Supply Specialist Job ID: 1139518 Job Views: 87 Location: NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana, United States ZIP Code: 70117 Job Category: Supply and Logistics Posted: 11.02.2019 Age Requirements: Must (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Seasonal Jobs - Drive with Lyft - Make $800 in your First Month, Guara
Description: What is Lyft Lyft matches drivers with passengers who request rides through the Lyft smartphone app. Signing up to be a Lyft driver is the perfect opportunity for you to set your own schedule and be (more...)
Company: Lyft
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Online Tutor - Flex Schedule
Description: What We Offer Work from home Work remotely, teach online from anywhere in the U.S. or Canada
Company: Qkids Teacher---
Location: Mobile
Posted on: 11/20/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Mississippi jobs by following @recnetMS on Twitter!

Gulf Port RSS job feeds