Medic

LOCATION: Offshore

SALARY: Competitive

CLOSING DATE: 31/01/2022

At Stena Drilling we operate our business with a focus on our core values of Care, Innovation and Performance. With a worldwide operational presence, we are one of the world’s foremost independent drilling contractors leading the way in offshore innovation and realise the importance of our world-class employees in the successful delivery of our safe, innovative, and efficient operations.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Medic to join our Offshore Team on a permanent basis.

Some of the duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain a Register of Dangerous Drugs.
  • Maintain medical stocks and records as required.
  • Conduct training exercises onboard with First Aiders and members of medical emergency team.
  • Maintain a Confidential Medical Log.
  • Maintain and submit Injury Reports.
  • Carry out hygiene inspections with Master / OIM on minimum weekly basis.
  • Assist Administrator if not applicable then Radio Operator in the movement of personnel arriving and departing installation, assist in helicopter briefings, baggage weights etc.
  • Perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the Master / OIM, providing those duties do not impede or restrict on medical duties.
  • Provides clinical care for personnel onboard and refer cases to company doctor whenever necessary. Monitors the general health of the crew, including respiratory and skin screening and advises Master / OIM. on occupational health matters.
  • Maintain the COSHH SYPOL database. Carry out COSHH assessments. Liaise with departments to maintain up to date COSHH register and assessments.
  • Assist the Safety Officer as necessary to ensure that all new personnel to the unit are given a full Safety Induction.
  • Maintain all medical emergency equipment onboard including; Stretchers, First Aid boxes, Eyewash Stations and Emergency Hospitals.
  • Health surveillance of all personnel exposed to hazardous substances during their period of work onboard installation.
  • Resp/Skin/Ears/Eyes/ and exposure to Hand Arm Vibration (HAV) tools. Any identified occupational health problems to be referred to the onshore Occupational Health Doctor.
  • Promotion of General Health & Wellbeing through national & local health promotion activities. Provision of available health information and leaflets to personnel onboard.
  • Daily testing of POT water onboard for Temperature/Chlorine Levels/Smell/Appearance & taste with discrepancies reported to Chief Engineer. PH and Conductivity can also be carried out where required by local guidance.
  • Testing of all bunkered water brought onboard installation for the above criteria.
  • Carry out as a minimum, quarterly water samples for Bacterial, Chemical and Legionella Analysis.
  • Assist with random drug & alcohol screening, when required.

Suitable applicants should ideally have:

  • Offshore Medic Certificate or local requirement
  • RGN
  • Previous experience in handling medical emergencies
  • Occupational Health Qualification

To allow us to review suitability accurately, applicants are encouraged to detail the specific units and types that they have experience working on, on their CV.

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