General Surgeon

Job Locations IQ-Baghdad | US-VA-Arlington
Posted Date 8 months ago(7/6/2017 1:05 PM)
Job ID
Overseas Travel Required
Security Level


Note: This position is based in Baghdad, Iraq on a rotational basis.


Ansible Government Solutions, LLC is currently seeking General Surgeons for deployment to Iraq. Stationed at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and other diplomatic outposts, the General Surgeon supports Foreign Service and contractor personnel with life-saving and routine care. General Surgeons are based in secure complexes and typically deploy on short rotations.


Ansible Government Solutions, LLC (Ansible) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing Federal customers with solutions in many arenas. Our customers face wide-ranging challenges in the fields of national security, health care, and information technology. To address these challenges, we employ intelligent and committed staff who take care of our customers’ success as if it is their own.


Typical duties include, but are not limited to: providing pre-operative, operative, and post-operative management of patient care; communicating issues, obtaining approvals, resolving problems, and maintaining specific levels of knowledge pertaining to new developments, new task efforts, and new policy requirements; maintaining the highest regard for patient dignity and observing the precepts of the American Hospital Associations Bill of Rights for patients.


  • Completion of a General Surgery Residency within the U.S. or Western country equivalent
  • U.S. or Canadian Board-certified or recently ABS-qualified General Surgeon with interest, training, and experience managing the full range of emergency surgical cases including vascular, neurologic, and soft-tissue, as well as the full-range of general surgical cases including abdominal and urological
  • Unrestricted U.S. (State) license
  • Recent completion of Tactical Combat Casualty Care or comparable advanced trauma course featuring “live tissue” or exceptional simulation training is desirable
  • Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • 3 years of General Surgery experience
  • All General Surgeons must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year
  • Overseas and/or military experience is a plus

EEO Statement

Ansible Government Solutions, LLC is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all employees and applicants for employment. Ansible will not tolerate any form of discrimination or harassment based on a person’s race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, medical/physical status or disability, or military status.


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