Electric Boat

Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Requisition ID
Health & Safety
Remaining Openings
Post End
1st, 2nd


General Dynamics Electric Boat is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.


General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Job Description

Primary position requires provision of clinical services within the Yard Hospital, New London or Kings Highway facilities. Performs complete physical examinations for annual requirements as well as periodic surveillance examinations per company policy, OSHA and NAVSEA 08. Conducts sick-call on ill or injured employees with supervision from the Medical Director. This includes suturing lacerations, obtaining appropriate x-rays and laboratory tests and counseling employees concerning the results. Reviews restrictions on those returning to work and assists in the accommodations needed. Liaisons with the Employee Assistance Program, Workers Compensation Facilitator, Benefits office and local physicians. Responsible for nursing/medical/emergency protocols including infection control and blood borne pathogen issues. Must be capable and responsible with program management of Sea Trials, Travel and Off Site Monitoring.  Must be capable of becoming Radiation Health Indoctrination (RHI) certified via the USN.  Must be willing to work any shift and weekends as needed.

Education/ Experience

Required Education and Experience

  •  Bachelor’s Degree/ Master’s Degree/Doctoral Degree, new graduates will be considered
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and a graduate of an accredited program for nurse practitioners, including preceptor-ship


  • Graduation from a physician assistant training program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
  • Certification by the applicable professional organization
  • Current state license. Must comply will all state requirements and regulations
  • Possess Basic Life Support (BLS)/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification prior to performing work
  • Prescriptive authority In accordance with state rules and regulations
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Certification



  • Must possess good communication skills, written and verbal, and the ability to work well with a variety of people
  • Must have experience with an Electronic Medical Record
  • Ability to prioritize and problem solve
  • Ability to maintain sensitivity and objectivity to chronic medical and social problems
  • Ability to relate well to patients, families, co-workers and physicians
  • Ability to set realistic, measurable education goals for patients, taking into consideration patient/family needs, level of understanding and available local resources
  • Ability to develop and provide individualized and group counseling, guidance, and health instruction with a focus on disease prevention and health maintenance
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software and basic computer maneuverability
  • Must possess a professional attitude and be willing to complete all clinical as well as administrative assignments

Physical Qualifications

Color Vision, Medium Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Stooping, Twisting

Environmental Attributes



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