Offshore Medical Officer - Global

Employer: McDermott International, Inc.
Location: Global

Job Description
McDermott International Inc, is a world-class engineering, fabrication, project management and marine installation contractor. We’ve been providing services to the global offshore oil & gas industry for more than 50 years. Our projects range from deep water subsea facilities to the largest and most complex oil & gas production systems in the world. With operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East, McDermott provides a world of experience.

Term of Employment: March, 2014 for approximately 6 months, with the possibility of extension

Job Description: Medical Officer
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

Required Experience and Qualifications
  • Medical Doctor or recognized paramedic training
  • 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