International SOS is currently recruiting Offshore Intensive Care Paramedics that have experience working offshore Australia. This is an unique opportunity partnering with our client in an offshore setting.
FIFO position offered for the right prople living in Australia and New Zealand
Contract length is about 10 months; working 4 weeks on/4 weeks off rotations
First ICP to start on the 25th May 2017
You will be the focal point for medical consultation and treatment whilst on duty and provide primary health care, initial emergency response and other related services to all client employees and subcontractors on site.
Skills and Experience required:
Must have work rights in Australia and live in Australia or New Zealand
Have an appropriate formal clinical qualification from an accredited training organisation, medical institute or university recognized in Australia (Bachelor’s Degree in Paramedic Science or equivalent);
And certified to Intensive Care / MICA level;
Tertiary qualifications in Clinical Practice (Paramedic) or equivalent (desirable);
Ability and competence to perform the main ALS activities to stabilize a patient; including endotracheal intubation, the use of manual defibrillators, sedation, insertion and management of intravenous lines, use of common emergency medicine drugs, including controlled S8 medications;
Patient assessment, examination and reporting;
Minimum 10 years’ experience with recent practice;
Experience practicing in remote or offshore locations and be familiar with aeromedical evacuations;
Rotary wing experience;
Experience in training and development;
OPITO accredited BOSIET,
Opportunities to work within a specialised area of Offshore / Remote Medical Services with International SOS,
Support and governance from dedicated Operations and Medical Director for the site,
Access, guidance and support from the International SOS dedicated 24/7 Topside Support Assistance Center,
International SOS employee benefits, including but not limited to access to Employee Assistance Program, discounted gym membership, corporate dental program, opportunities for study and Continuous Medical Education support,
The opportunity for career development within our international organization
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