Why IDS? IDS believes in resolving conflict and building innovative approaches to do so. Combining operational expertise with an intimate understanding of today?s greatest challenges to bring our customers the solutions required for success in a complex and multidimensional world. We tailor solutions for a diverse range of government, military, nonprofit, and public-sector clients.
IDS International is seeking a PSO Senior SME – Medical to support the African Contingency Operations Training and Assistance (ACOTA) contract in Ghana. The PSO Senior Subject Matter Expert ? Medical will be the Team Lead?s principal mentor for GAF-led medical training The PSO Senior Subject Matter Expert ? Medical will mentor, advise and assist GAF trainers conducting FMT and CLS training to battalions deploying to MONUSCO and UNMISS IAW with learning objectives and outcomes specified. This position is located in Ghana and is contingent upon award.
- Minimum of ten (10) years U.S. or foreign military medical occupational specialty experience.
- Minimum Emergency Medical Technician (Basic) qualification.
- Experience working in a trauma hospital or conducting triage operations during PKOs or disaster relief operations.
- Experience as a trainer to a foreign security partner with directly related experience in medical capacity building.
- Experience working in sub-Saharan Africa.
Employee needs to be able to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Most positions require ability to work on desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time reading, reviewing/analyzing information, and providing recommendations, summaries and/or reports in written format. Must be able to effectively communicate with others verbally and in writing. Employee may be required to occasionally lift and/or move moderate amounts of weight, typically less than 20 pounds. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law.