Paramedics (Remote Sites & Offshore ) , Southern Africa

Employer:International SOS Medical Services
Location: Southern Africa

International SOS Medical Services works with global oil, gas, mining and energy corporations in assessing the health risks and safety of their onsite employees working in some of the most remote operational environments. Due to continued growth within the Africa region we are currently seeking interest from both experienced and new to the industry candidates for future requirements in key locations including Mozambique, Kenya, DRC, Angola and Madagascar.

Each remote site clinic provides both primary and emergency healthcare services to the client’s onsite employee population.

Position Summary:

The On-Shore paramedic provides primary and emergency healthcare services to a local and expatriate workforce.

The Off-Shore paramedic is the sole provider of primary and emergency healthcare services to an expatriate workforce.

Both oversee all aspects of clinical medical management within the clinic, including medical evacuation support. In addition is responsible to position International SOS as the principal healthcare provider in the international & off-shore community.

The Person:
• Registered ALS paramedic with 3 years plus experience with primary care and emergency medicine.
•Current in ACLS and for off-shore the addition of either a current HUET or BOSIET certification.
•A Seaman’s Book would be advantageous.
•Further experience in travel or aviation medicine is advantageous.
•Experience working within oil, gas or mining operations advantageous.
•Portuguese or French advantageous.
• Fluency in English is mandatory.

To Be Noted : 
Prior to any contract being offered, International SOS requires each and every proposed employee to undergo a pre-employment health check screening to determine your “Fit for Work” status in accordance to the relevant site and position for your deployment. Your employment contract and deployment will be finalized once your fitness status has been determined.