Lead Operating Room Nurse

Job Locations IQ-Baghdad | US-VA-Arlington
Posted Date 8 months ago(7/6/2017 1:29 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 OR/Medical Surgical Nurses – Lead for deployment to Iraq. Stationed at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and other diplomatic outposts, the OR Nurses support Foreign Service and contractor personnel with life-saving and routine care. OR Nurses 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 professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery; preparing and maintaining operating room for all surgical procedures; circulating and scrubbing for surgical procedures; responding to surgical emergencies such as cardiac, pulmonary, or respiratory failure and hemorrhage; providing health promotion and basic medical care to patients with various medical and surgical diagnoses; monitoring vital signs; practicing their specialty based on demand of their work settings; promoting and restoring patient health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with Physicians and multidisciplinary professional staffs; providing physical and psychological support for patients, friends and families; supervising assigned team members; reinforcing patient understanding of disease, medications, and self-care skills and answering questions; assuring quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; and, following hospital and nursing division’s philosophies and standards of care set by state board of nursing; State Nurse Practice Act, and other governing agency regulations.


  • Minimum 3 years of experience as an Operating Room/Med-Surg Nurse
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
  • Unrestricted U.S. (State) license as a Registered Nurse
  • Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Membership in the Nursing Specialty professional association is desirable
  • All OR Nurses must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year

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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