Job Title: Doctor                                                               
Date: 28 April 2016
 

 

Our client, a mining company, is recruiting two Doctors for its operations.

 

Location: Pepel or Tonkolili

Roster: 4/2

 

Role Purpose

 

  • Provision of primary, occupational health and emergency care to all employees and contractors, both expatriate and national, as required by the organisation.

  • Assist with medical evacuation of patients to relevant medical facilities

  • Provision of medical advice to project healthcare staff

 

Accountabilities

 

  • Clinical management and oversight  of the site medical centre

  • Provide primary, emergency and occupational healthcare services at the site medical centre

  • Assist the Incident response Team with onsite medical training

  • Assist with international medical evacuations

  • Drafting of clinical policies and procedures

  • Assist with daily, weekly and monthly health related reports and statistics to Medical Director.

  • Ensure compliance and regular audit of all work areas and facilities under health and hygiene auspices.

  • Requisitioning, controlling and distributing of site specific medical equipment, consumables and medications.

  • Assist with implementation of preventative healthcare and wellness programmes

  • General Administrative tasks

  • Management of Workers Compensation and Return to work programs

  • Any other relevant tasks as required by the Medical Director from time to time

     

     

  • Knowledge, skills and Experience

 

The Medical Doctor will require knowledge, skills and experience in the following areas:

 

  • Must have sound knowledge of pre-hospital, primary, emergency medicine, occupational and  remote site health systems

  • Ability to manage confidential information

  • Good computer knowledge and administrative skills.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Solid work ethic and able to work with limited supervision

  • Good time management and leadership skills

  • Diploma in Emergency Medicine and Occupational Healthcare would be advantageous

  • Previous experience in a mining and remote site environment would be advantageous

  • Instructor status in BLS would be advantageous

     

    Minimum Job Requirements

 

  • Registered as Independent Healthcare Practitioner with a recognised Health Professions Council  / Board

  • Minimum 1 year emergency medicine experience

  • Minimum 3 years clinical experience (Pre-hospital  care/ Primary care / Emergency medicine / Occupational healthcare)

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Advanced Trauma Life Support

  • Must be in good health and fit to work in a remote site environment

  • Must hold a  valid Yellow Fever card

  • Proof of Hepatitis B and Typhoid vaccination

     

    Interested candidates should email a copy of their CV, cover letter, and a list of three relevant references to job@jobsearchsl.com. The job title should be included in the subject line. Your cover letter should include date you are able to commence. Only those applicants shortlisted for an interview will be notified.