Offshore Medic

03 June 2019


Primary Purpose of the job
- Emergency medical and trauma response care to all personnel at the work site.
- Management of all matters relevant to the health and wellbeing of the workforce with appropriate respect for individual privacy and the strictest medical confidentiality.

  • Offshore based position

Principal Accountabilities

  • Emergency Care- Assessment and immediate treatment of serious illness or injury. Liaison with local medical personnel for emergency support and resources, if required.
  • Industrial & Food Hygiene- Advising OHN, OIS/ODS on matters relating to food hygiene including food handling and storage. Ensuring food supplies storage and preparation meet accepted standards. Conducting audits & training.
  • First Aid Training- Conducting basic and regular first aid training, exercises or refreshers for designated personnel, including CPR
  • Sick Bay Management- proper layout, fitting and equipment of the medical facility where they operate and assist in placing relevant orders for medical equipment. Maintaining the sick bay in a clean and organized state of readiness at all times.
  • Primary Care- Providing clinic services for minor illness or injury including relevant clinical assessment, treatment, and regular follow-up of all cases. Ensuring appropriate referral of cases that have not resolved.
  • Health Education & Health Promotion- Presenting information to employees on healthy lifestyle (alcohol, drugs, smoking, diet, weight control, exercise, etc) or other health-related topics
  • Disaster Planning- Ensuring that an area for triage and multiple causalities are identified. Ensuring that critical Medical supplies and equipment are pre-packed and available for emergency use.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
One of the Following (US EMT(P), Canadian Registered ParaMedic/H2S Tech, UK Registered Nurse - Level 1, US/Canadian Registered Nurse, Licensed Physician, Licensed Physician's Assistant, Offshore Medic Certification)

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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