Medical Officer

Houston, Texas, United States
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5 + Years Experience

Skills: Paramedic / Nurse
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Rotational Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US




The Medical Officer responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Day to day medical care of all person on board and on site first aid care for casualties resulting from accidents
  • Overall hygiene quality control of the vessel
  • Sampling and testing of potable water
  • Arranging first aid exercises and lectures
  • Consulting with HSES Manager/ HSES Advisor to arrange training presentations
  • Maintaining medical inventory with respect to supply, stock expiry dates, Governmental regulations and first aid boxes
  • Recording and controlling of COSHH register
  • Familiarity with sections and/or procedures, which are applicable for function, as per vessel manuals, including Company procedures and Safety Management System, when applicable to duties
  • Liaising with Master and OCM/Superintendent regarding medical care of all personnel onboard
  • Liaising with Master and OCM (when applicable) regarding medical care of divers in saturation
  • Practicing full confidentiality in accordance with valid country rules and regulations
  • Administrative duties as per Masters instructions




  • Medical Doctor or recognized paramedic training
    • Minimum 5 year's experience working offshore on a marine vessel or oil rig
    • Valid Offshore Medical
    • BOSIET Training or Equivalent (OPITO approved)
    • Fluent both in spoken and written English
    • Knowledge of DP Vessel operations