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Vacancy: Medic

CompanyStena Drillin
Job TypeContract
Working Experience10 years
Education LevelQualified
Application DeadlineJul 29, 2018
IndustryOil/ Gas - Medical/Pharm
Salary RangeGH¢ 
Job Description

Roles and responsibilities

  • Maintain a Register of Dangerous Drugs
  • Maintain medical stocks and records as required.
  • Conduct training exercises onboard with First Aiders and members of medical emergency team
  • Maintain a Confidential Medical Log
  • Maintain and submit Injury Reports
  • Carry out hygiene inspections with Master / OIM on minimum weekly basis.
  • Assist Administrator if not applicable then Radio Operator in the movement of personnel arriving and departing installation, assist in helicopter briefings, baggage weights etc.
  • Perform additional duties as deemed necessary by the Master / OIM, providing those duties do not impede or restrict on medical duties
  • Provides clinical care for personnel onboard and refer cases to company doctor whenever necessary. Monitors the general health of the crew, including respiratory and skin screening and advises Master / OIM. on occupational health matters
  • Maintain the COSHH SYPOL data base. Carry out COSHH assessments. Liaise with departments to maintain up to date COSHH register and assessments.
  • Assist the Safety Officer as necessary to ensure that all new personnel to the unit are given a full Safety Induction.
  • Maintain all medical emergency equipment onboard including; Stretchers, First Aid boxes, Eyewash Stations and Emergency Hospitals.
  • Health surveillance of all personnel exposed to hazardous substances during their period of work onboard installation.
  • Resp/Skin/Ears/Eyes/ and exposure to Hand Arm Vibration (HAV) tools. Any identified occupational health problems to be referred to the onshore Occupational Health Doctor.
  • Promotion of General Health & Wellbeing through national & local health promotion activities. Provision of available health information and leaflets to personnel onboard.
  • Daily testing of POT water onboard for Temperature/Chlorine Levels/Smell/Appearance & taste with discrepancies reported to Chief Engineer. PH and Conductivity can also be carried out where required by local guidance.
  • Testing of all bunkered water brought onboard installation for the above criteria.
  • Carry out as a minimum, quarterly water samples for Bacterial, Chemical and Legionella Analysis.

Health, Safety & Environment

  • Work according to and promote Stena Drilling’s HS&E Policies and Procedures as well as fully commit to preventing any damage to the environment.
  • Responsible and accountable to conduct their tasks in full compliance with Stena Drilling Limited procedures.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling procedures for management of risk and Safe Behaviour Programme; ensuring that a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out for all work activities.
  • Participate in the STOP system, complete and submit cards after discussions. Monitor and coach crew members to participate in STOP and carry out STOP audits.
  • Promote Stena Drilling’s “Golden Rules” and the rig’s “House Rules” during team discussions.
  • Attend and participate in Tool Box Talks and After Action Reviews.
  • Ensure work site is safe and that all tools used are in a satisfactory condition.
  • Ensure that storage, handling and use of chemicals are done in accordance with procedures.
  • Ensure equipment is secured to prevent movement due to wind or rig motion.
  • Ensure familiar with correct use, type and location of all Oil Spill Equipment.
  • Comply with Stena Drilling’s waste segregation policy.


  • Undertake training onshore and offshore to comply with the Training Matrix.
  • Complete Stena Drilling’s Competence Assurance Scheme for Medic within 12 months of being assigned.

Required Skills or Experience

  • 10 years' relative experience
  • Offshore Medic Certificate or local requirement
  • Occupational Health Certificate
  • RGN
  • Previous experience in handling medical emergencies

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