The Medic is responsible for providing medical care for personnel offshore or on a designated plant/ worksite; including maintaining records and producing reports whilst ensuring medical facilities and medicines are up-to date and accurate. 

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  • Provides acute health/ medical care to personnel who have been involved in accidents or become unwell while offshore.
  • Ensures that stocks of medical supplies are maintained to the appropriate levels.
  • Supports the coordination of medical evacuations from offshore installations/ vessels.
  • Ensures that all relevant onshore and offshore personnel are informed of status updates in relation to injury management of personnel.
  • Safely stores prescribed medication for personnel and issues as appropriate.
  • Ensures that all relevant paperwork is completed accurately in a timely manner and filed appropriately.
  • Prepare relevant reports in a timely manner.
  • Active member of the onsite Emergency Response Team.

This role is vital to ensuring the safety, health and wellbeing of personnel working offshore or on a worksite. The Medic would be the first line of response and care for any personnel involved in an accident or becoming unwell while offshore or on worksite.

  • Recognised Nursing Qualification or
  • Royal Navy/Royal Marines/Royal Fleet Auxiliary Medics or
  • Army Medical Assistant or RAF Medical Assistant
  • Basic offshore induction and emergency training (BOSIET)
  • Offshore Medical Certificate
  • Strong emergency and advanced life support skills
  • £25,000 - £35,000
  • £35,000 - £50,000

Occupational Nurse, Medic Crew Coordinator, Health and Safety Advisor, Medical Trainer