14 June 2016

Onsite Paramedic

Location: Australia
21/7 FIFO basis

You will provide emergency response to site, first aid treatment, occupational health and health promotion to ensure coverage for the site.

Mandatory requirements
University degree in Paramedicine/Paramedical Science with minimum of 3 years ambulance, industrial or mine site experience (preferred) OR Diploma Applied Science (Ambulance Studies) TAFE SA OR other equivalent recognised qualifications such as PHTLS with minimum of 3 years' operational hands-on experience
Advanced Life Support (ALS) accredited
Australian Diver Licence (Manual)
Evidence of National Police Clearance Certification (or willing to undertake)
Competence in all aspects of onsite Emergency Response including, Fire Suppression, Hazmat, Vehicle Extrication, Confined Space Rescue, Road Crash Rescue (or willing to acquire)
Ability to work autonomously and demonstrate initiative
Highly effective communication and inter-personal skills
Construction White Card – essential

Desirable Qualifications

CERT IV Workplace Health and Safety
Drug & Alcohol Testing Certification (National Accredited Training)*
TAE and experienced in development and delivery of Toolbox training presentation

Respond to all onsite medical emergencies, both work related and non-work related, which may include trauma, cardiac, psychological disorders
Coordinate transport from emergency scenes
Administer medication, immunisations and associated prescriptions
Assess, treat, report and manage work and non-work related injuries and illnesses
Use of medication administration devices (infusion pumps)
Document and notify site management of all onsite injuries or incidents
Toolbox talks and education sessions on health and hygiene protocols
Develop professional relationships with onsite team, management and workers, other medical services providers including but not limited to counsellors, hospitals and regional ambulance teams
Maintain all required certification standards
Provide health care and advice to clients and contractors employees where required
Participate in and support the FRT and training on site
Ability to implement and manage Fatigue Management Plans
Support site HSE activities (as required)

How To Apply:
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