05 August 2016

Offshore Paramedic , UAE

Location:Sharjah UAE

Key Responsibility: 
Respond to all medical emergencies and provide care as required as per client’s current policy and procedures.
Assist client’s Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) team in the execution of health and safety initiatives such as health &hygiene inspections, health surveillance programs, health promotion programs, etc.
Operate a fully functional Offshore Hospital to check the functionality of medical equipment and check pharmacy and clinical supplies are available and applicable to the setting. The clinical workload is predominantly routine outpatient clinic and minor injuries. Serious injuries are uncommon due to outstanding safety practices offshore, but all medical staff must be to respond, stabilise and transfer casualties to a trauma centre quickly and effectively should the situation require.
There is a requirement to offer health assessment and screening such as blood pressure and cholesterol checks, lung function tests, etc.
The offshore Paramedic also assists with monitoring public health issues in areas such as infectious disease, air and water quality and work site health exposure. Additionally, the paramedic is a member of the Medical Emergency Team in the event of drills and actual emergencies, and assists with training the Emergency Response teams.
In addition, the paramedic may be asked to attend safety meetings, address health concerns as they arise, give presentations on health and safety topics to the crew, and lead inspections of accommodations from a health perspective.
The paramedic must comply with the Company’s and Client’s policies and procedures and Code of Conductat all times.


Emergency Medical Technician Advanced (Paramedic)
Internationally recognised EMT – P course or equivalent with a minimum of 2 years course duration, or minimum of Associate Degree in EMT
AND valid ACLS, PALS, PHTLS Certification
Two years Post Registration Experience
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Emergency Medical Technology or Emergency Applied Science or UK Paramedic Science
AND valid ACLS, PALS, PHTLS certification

How To Apply:
Email: hr@xxxxxxx.com

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