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Operations Supervisor - International Kuwait

George Washington Medical Faculty Associates Washington Full-Time
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Position Summary
The Operations Supervisor assists the EMS Manager with day-to-day operations and oversees Administration, Training, Quality Assurance, Supply/Logistics and Safety for the EMS system on U.S. military bases in Kuwait.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.

1.Provides direction and leadership in four functional areas: Training, Quality Assurance, Supply/Logistics and Safety.
2.Assists EMS Manager with day-to-day operations and covers for the EMS Manager in his/her absence.
3.Oversees payroll, installation access badging, visas, housing, drivers licensing and security clearances for all in theater employees.
4.Manages the on the ground orientation and on the job-training program for all newly hired personnel.
5.Develops and manages the EMS safety program under the auspices of Vectrus Environmental Health and Safety Office.
6.Develops and maintains positive relationships with internal and external customers, stakeholders, peers, and members of Area Support Group Kuwait (ASG-KU) and EMS community per the direction of the EMS Manager.
7.Spearheads professional development program for all personnel under the direction of the EMS Manager and Program Manager and in coordination with the Supervisors, Leads, Quality Assurance Officer and Training Officer.
8.Responsible for Special Projects as assigned by the EMS Manager.
9.Performs other duties as assigned by EMS Manager and MFA Management.
10.Required to cover down during absences or staff shortages.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent is required; Bachelors degree is preferred. Requires

Instructor certification in AHA BLS and ACLS is required. Instructor certification in AHA PALS and NAEMT PHTLS and AMLS is highly desirable.
Requires current registration as a NREMT-P or NRP with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. Must have current AHA BLS Health Care Provider and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification.

Preferred Requirements: NAEMSE certification
Hazmat Operations

ExperienceRequires a minimum of 5 years of related Management and Administrative experience and preferably in an EMS system.

CompetenciesMust have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to communicate providing verbal feedback in a professional manner. Must be able to follow and understand instructions, and react favorably in all work situations. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be mentally adaptable and flexible in dealing with a variety of people at various levels within and outside the Medical Faculty Associates (MFA). Must be able to do math calculations and input data into the computer.

Supervision Received
Supervision is received by the EMS Manager and Assistant Program Manager.

Supervision Exercised
Supervision exercised over Supply Technician, Training Officer and Training/Quality Assurance Officer. In the absence of the EMS Manager this position will oversee the two other EMS Supervisor positions.

Recommended skills

Basic Life Support
National Registry Emergency Medical Technician
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Acls)
Health Facilities
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The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) is the largest multi-specialty physician practice in Washington, DC, that is conveniently located in one building. We are committed to providing the best possible, most comprehensive, and most convenient care to our patients. Our investment in medical technology allows us to serve our neighbors, our country, and our international community.

The MFAs practice is built upon a long-standing tradition of care and community partnership. Our academic medical and surgical specialties and multidisciplinary approach to treating patients has far reaching roots in the local and international communities.

The MFA recently embarked on a new direction in defining its role in the healthcare communityto accelerate the addition of cutting edge medical technologies and unsurpassed patient service to its practice. MFA world-renowned physicians teach the most current medical knowledge to medical students, residents, and fellows. Additionally, our physicians keep learning through our Continuing Medical Education classes, advancing the theory and practice of disease detection, diagnosis, and treatment.

In July of 2000, the MFA became a non-profit, 501 (c)(3) organization, governed by a physician and executive board of directors. Currently, with more than 270 doctors and 41 medical specialties, the MFA is the largest and most comprehensive physician practice in the District that is conveniently housed in a 316,000 square-foot facility, treating an average of 1,500 patients a day.

In the future, MFA healthcare services will continue to meet the needs of the areas diverse populations with superior and effective patient care. Patients can look forward to receiving care from the best doctors using the most patient-friendly and efficient technology available. We are currently in the process of incorporating an electronic clinical records system, launching the MFA to the forefront of both medical and patient services technology.

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