AECOM Training Spec - EL in Fort Hood, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Fort Hood

Job Summary

The incumbent provides Instructor/Operator Training within a Medical Simulation Training Center (MSTC). The Instructor/Operator is responsible for delivering effective medical training with a standardized training platform for both classroom and simulated battlefield conditions, as well as supporting training for medical and non-medical personnel including Active Duty, Reserve, and National Guard, with priority given to deploying units.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. MSTC Instructor/Operator provides medical training and education on new battlefield procedures and equipment, while affording military members the ability to provide comprehensive training in several formats such as the classroom setting, practical hands-on training simulation, trauma lanes, and distance learning. Each MSTC configuration consists of a Virtual Patient System (VPS) that contains all the MSTC training devices and critical technologies. Training devices include bleed/breath patient simulators, dead-weighted simulators, airway management simulators, partial task trainers and moulage kits that replicate the trauma of multiple wound sites on a single patient.

  2. Serves as a medical educator for Medical Simulation Training Center (MSTC). Instruction will include didactic and psychomotor in both academic and field settings for the following areas and subjects; EMT, Tactical Casualty Combat Care (TC3) combat trauma simulation and its application, medical evacuation, force protection, CBRNE and limited primary care.

  3. Assist with planning and conduct field training exercises (FTX) using special effects equipment (pyro, and fog machines) to create life like combat scenarios.

  4. Operate and maintain Human Patient Simulators (HPS), and partial task trainers, to include, scenario building, and moulage.

  5. Conducts necessary research to develop and revise simulation exercises and assess student s critical thinking skills and psychomotor skills of students within the classroom or laboratory and determines if students are qualified to meet either initial or recertification of various professional and non-professional certifications and/or licensures.

  6. Review of lesson plans prior to presentation to students. Completed work is evaluated by analysis of end-or-course student critiques, analysis of student test results, or through occasional monitoring of the course progress.

  7. Assists in the design and development of technical training programs and curriculums, both on-site and on-line, for employees on various software and/or hardware applications and systems.

  8. Instructor also teaches short technical courses in accordance with approved curriculum to maintain proficiency and to evaluate and develop new instructional techniques/courses.

  9. Job duties include the following: incorporation of new curriculum in the teaching process (e. g., develops clarification or examples of application related to the subject matter).

  10. Development and maintenance of classroom techniques that reflect professionalism and good discipline and enhance teaching.

  11. Development of alternative teaching techniques and scenarios to maintain high motivation and interest in the subject areas.

  12. While acting as the testing officer, the conducting of test analysis and development or revision of test items.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or fee; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and extreme heat. The employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; extreme cold; and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud, or may include unsafe conditions, questioning nonstandard operations or environmental factors that may involve unmitigated hazards, and providing feedback to supervisors and managers on all safety issues. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. Position may require travel.

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum of an Associate degree or equivalent combination of education and experience, in a related discipline. Candidate must include Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) National Registry Number within their resume. Must have and maintain NREMT Emergency Medical Technician (any level) certification. Paramedic certification preferred. Must have a minimum of 2 years of instructor experience within the past 5 years, and a minimum of 4 years in the past 8 years as a health care provider. Must have and maintain either an American Heart Association (AHA) or an American Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) Basic Life Support, Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) provider certification. Obtain and maintain BLS-HCP Instructor certification as required by MSTC site. All contract Instructor personnel must meet the applicable instructor requirements as directed and provided by AMEDDC&S.; Contract Civilian Instructors are required to be in one of the following categories: current in and maintain National Registry EMT at any level and either a former 68W (BNCOC Graduate) or 18D NCO (BNCOC Graduate); current in and maintain National Registry EMT at any level and a NEC 8404 or Navy Independent Duty Corpsman E-6 or above; current in and maintain National Registry EMT at any level and an Air Force 4NOX1 or an Independent Duty Medical Technician (4NOX1) E-6 or above; a Registered Nurse, Physician Assistant or Physician. Willingness to travel. Must be able to obtain/maintain an active/valid US security clearance. Must be able to lift to 50 lbs.

Professional Skills: Communication skills to write training manuals and procedures. Presentation skills to train and educate students/ employees on technical material and applications. Interpersonal skills for interacting with all levels of students/ employees. Comprehension skills for understanding products and applying knowledge to presentation. Personal computer and business solutions software skills. Analytical skills, organization and time management skills and ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality regarding student/ employee information. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Ability and desire to actively pursue learning opportunities in the technical/engineering and training fields. Ability to understand and apply federal, state and local changes to and/or new regulations/laws pertaining to human resources. Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

Additional requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizenship.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a government Common Access Card (CAC).

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug-screen and a government background check.

  • Candidates must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204234BR

Clearance Required No

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.