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Offshore Medic | Bank | Ad Hoc Contracts

Date: 10-Jun-2022

Location: Aberdeen, ABE, GB

Company: International SOS

International SOS’s global centre of excellence for offshore and occupational health is headquartered in Aberdeen.  Led by a team of industry-experienced clinicians, we have substantial expertise in mitigating offshore and occupational health risks as well leading on the health component of any offshore health event or emergency.  Today we support over 140 offshore sites in UKCS, 60 of which are O&G producing assets.


We are currently looking for dynamic Offshore Medics to join our offshore business in the UK. The Medic will act as the primary source of medical advice on the installation for any personnel suffering from illness or injury. Successful candidates shall be capable of exercising appropriate and competent medical skills in the event of an injury or acute illness, providing advice and consulting with onshore management.


There are a range of rotations available to support our clients operations onboard their installations, vessels or work sites so we are keen to hear from medics of all levels of skills and experience. If you've got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you.


Our passion and expertise in helping others drive us to go the extra mile every day. You'll become part of a team of professionals who go to extraordinary lengths. We  offer our people the  opportunity to develop a truly rewarding and  exciting  career  whilst fulfilling our commitment to  delivering  international  standards  of healthcare.


Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the routine and emergency healthcare for site personnel
  • Build and maintain an excellent working relationship with International SOS clients, their employees and contractors
  • Responsible for ensuring personal CPD and clinical skills are kept up to date
  • Provide onsite routine health care and advice to offshore personnel
  • Seek appropriate and timely consultation/advice from Topside service
  • Arrange any required Medevac cases in accordance with International SOS and Client site protocols
  • Maintain patient confidentiality at all times, supported with clear and concise medical records in line with International SOS Records and Record Keeping Policy, also maintain the sickbay attendance log, including Patient information on medications taken and known allergies
  • Management of clinical waste and routine cleaning of the sick bay
  • Ensure all medical equipment and gases are functional, regularly inspected and maintained, including calibration of required items in accordance with manufacturers guidelines
  • Lead first aid team and co-ordinate all first aid team activities and regular training
  • Completion of relevant administrative tasks as the role/Client requires, including Vantage / Heli Admin
  • Deliver regular Health Awareness and Health Promotion activities
  • Maintain all eye wash, earplug and lens cleaning stations
  • Conduct routine hygiene checks of the galley and accommodation area
  • Water sampling
  • Awareness of IADC and OSHA Guidelines

Experience Required:

  • Eligible to work, or resident, in the UK
  • Must be either a Registered General Nurse with NMC and worked in an acute care setting, Military Medic, or HCPC registered Paramedic
  • CA-EBS
  • MIST
  • OGUK Medical Certificate
  • HSE Medic Certificate
  • GWO certification desirable

At International SOS, we offer a great working environment, thanks to our commitment to flexible working, diversity, and development.  We encourage every person to be their personal best by creating an environment of inclusion, equality and support.

International SOS has been recognised as a Top Employer in the UK by the Top Employer’s Institute (TEI) for 2021.