VACANCIES

 

Job Title: Doctor
Reports to: Manager - HSE
                                              
Date: 16 September 2018
Apply by: 6 October 2018

 

Doctor required for mining company in Marampa, Sierra Leone.

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 oversightof the site medical centre and ensure delivery of quality medical care by providing supervision to the medical staff

  • Conducts review of patients as necessary.

  • Ensure comprehensive, accurate and concise medical records are maintained for patients including, an appropriate, signed, dated, and legible entry in the patient's medical record for every attendance upon a patient.

  • Contribute to quality patient care by participation in case planning, which includes appropriate pre-admission planning, in-hospital care and discharge planning.

  • Provide assistance with surgical procedures and outpatient clinic.

  • Supervises investigations, surgical treatment, medical treatment and discharge of patients.

  • Supervises the referral of patients.

  • 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

 

​SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:

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

  • MBChB or equivalent (medical degree)

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

  • Minimum 1 year emergency medicine experience

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

  • Diploma in Tropical Medicine

  • 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

  • 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

To apply, submit CV and cover letter to job@jobsearchsl.com by 30 September 2018.  Email subject should be 'Doctor'