Offshore Medical Officer

Employer: McDermott
Location: Offshore

Job Description

Term of Employment: Approximately 6 months, with the possibility of extension

The Medical Officer responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Day to day medical care of all person on board and on site first aid care for casualties resulting from accidents.
Overall hygiene quality control of the vessel.
Sampling and testing of potable water.
Arranging first aid exercises and lectures.
Consulting with HSES Manager/ HSES Advisor to arrange training presentations.
Maintaining medical inventory with respect to supply, stock expiry dates, governmental regulations and first aid boxes.
Recording and controlling of COSHH register.
Familiarity with sections and/or procedures, which are applicable for function, as per vessel manuals, including Company procedures and Safety Management System, when applicable to duties.

Liaising with Master and OCM/Superintendent regarding medical care of all personnel onboard.
Liaising with Master and OCM (when applicable) regarding medical care of divers in saturation.
Practicing full confidentiality in accordance with valid country rules and regulations.
Administrative duties as per Masters instructions.

Job Requirements

Medical Doctor or recognized paramedic training.
College diploma/Medical school.
Training in Basic and Advanced course in hyperbaric and diving medicine preferred.
Minimum 5 years experience.
Experience working offshore on a marine vessel or oil rig.
Valid Offshore Medical.
BOSIET Training or Equivalent (OPITO approved).
Fluent both in spoken and written English.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.