Frontline National is currently seeking an Audiology Technician for a full-time opportunity at Tinker AFB, in Oklahoma. Please apply online or contact one of our recruiters directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!
Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.
Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.
Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.
- Perform daily equipment calibration, audiometric testing and saves data via software.
- Performs medical record review to search for previous audiometric tests, results and referrals related to hearing.
- Prior to testing, reviews medical records to identify previous hearing tests.
- Interprets audiometric results to explain ramifications to patient and/or related healthcare providers.
- Interprets test results as normal or indicative of hearing loss.
- Performs tests of middle ear functions and tests of outer hair cells in the inner ear to assist in localization of site of pathology.
- Identifies possible cases of exaggerated hearing loss and schedules additional testing to confirm or rule out hearing loss.
- Routinely uses DOEHRS-HC and/or AudBase to store, compare, retrieve and compile test data.
- Calibrates audiometric equipment on a daily basis, saves and reports results monthly.
- Educates employees regarding hazardous noise and use of ear protection, as well as performs fittings to determine proper size of earplug and attenuation factor (noise reduction rating) needed during job related exposure.
- Provides counseling to employees about the results of his/her tests and its implications on communication function.
- Compares current results to previous tests for determination of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Air Force Occupational Safety and Health (AFOSH) Standard Threshold Shift (STS).
- Explains hazardous levels of exposure in the workplace and reasons that ear protection is effective against hearing damage.
- Utilizes military data systems including, but are not limited to: The Composite Health Care System (CHCS) and the newest version, AHLTA, ICD-B programs, Population Health Operational Tracking and Optimization System, Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS) and Defense Occupational Health Environmental Readiness System (DOEHRS). Orient new office personnel about hearing conservation processes.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.
Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:
- Must have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as an Audiology or Hearing conservation technician within the last five (5) years.
- National Background
- Must be US Citizen
- Must have reliable transportation to and from work site
License/Certification and Training:
- Possess formal Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC).
- Approved training for DoD personnel (military and civilian) certification.
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from the American Heart Association
- Monday – Friday
- 7:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
- Federal holidays not required