Medical Advisor

Job Title Vacancy ID
Medical Advisor TR2022093
Salary/Rate Job Type
Consultant Department
Darren / Stacey Engineering

Job Description

We are recruiting a Medical advisor for our Aberdeen client, this role is working 4 days per week and will have occasional offshore visits.

Key attributes:
Safety - Conducts all activities in a safe and effective manner and raises health, safety and environmental issues immediately and in line with company policies.
Helps build a culture of personal accountability where safe behaviours are
reinforced and at-risk behaviours are challenged
Leadership - Undertakes the role in line with company policies and demonstrates behaviours in line with company values at all times. Readily accepts accountability
Collaboration – Actively seeks to enhance collaboration with all colleagues and stakeholders to develop safe, practical, timely and effective solutions. Ensure that all teams are provided with the tools and knowledge to allow them to work with the safe operating envelope of legislation, procedures and competence
Continuous Improvement & Innovation - Continuously strives to improve ways of working by questioning current practices and seeking feedback from colleagues and key stakeholders
Capability Development - Looks for opportunities to develop technical and personal skills through both formal learning interventions and work experience. Coaches team colleagues and demonstrates a personal commitment to lifelong learning
Adapting to Change – Willingness to embrace change and actively seeks to identify opportunities to improve how business is undertaken.

Role and Accountabilities:
• Executes the following functions.
• Medical advice on control and management of COVID-19 at onshore and offshore locations, providing proposals to Operational Management regarding any changes and longer-term strategy
• Managing general clinical guidance across all company sites both onshore and offshore
• Process referrals from OGUK doctors re clearance / approval process for fitness to work on company assets, for contractors with significant health issues; liaise with medics re same
• Revision of Medical Standing Orders (MSO’s) and Medic formulary against industry standards, legislative requirements and evidence based good practice and review of controlled drug registers
• Development and management of a training and competency assurance including annual assessment of medical competence and annual appraisal
• Review of Occupational Health Management Plan document
• Review and manage Health Surveillance Report
• Review of Emergency Manual: Aeromedical Evacuation
• Medic / MSA support re: clinical queries, declared medication queries, response to treatment and review plans, occupational health screening reviews, including referrals to GPs where appropriate, review emergency response team fitness tests; providing clinical updates and medical news
• Review medic/MSA patient notes in offshore medical database and provide feedback
• Regular advisory service; sickness absence management; return to work fitness assessments; fitness for offshore reviews; case management onshore and offshore employees; liaising with GPs and specialist where required; advice re training and other medical needs
• Review of controlled drug registers
• Responsible Officer for medics nursing revalidation process
• Monitor and review medications, materials and equipment requisitioning by medics
• Proactively advise on any specific changes to health and safety legislation, occupational health legislation regulations and issues, which could affect your employees, and provide strategic guidance to the team
• Attend medical, industrial or government meetings on your behalf and report back findings

Key Interfaces:
• Proactively facilitates enhanced collaboration and interaction with the EHS Management and offshore medics/MSAs
• Interact with companies providing OH support advice and Topside support to company
• Interface with core subcontractors to follow up on medical related issues/concerns
• Interface with applicable industry organisations as and when required (e.g., Oil and Gas UK, Step Change in Safety

Desired Qualities/Qualifications

• Medical doctor with full GMC registration and current licence to practice
• Experience in providing OH advice within oil and gas industry
• Relevant experience in Occupational Health
• Medical Advisory experience
• Maintain professional standards and CPD in accordance with current legislation and practices
• Strong team player who is also capable of producing quality work on an individual basis
• Excellent communication, organisational and facilitation skills

Mandatory Training
• Survival with CA-EBS
• Offshore Medical
• MIST certificate
• Shoulder Measurement

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