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Offshore Medic / HSEA

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 18/07/2018
  • Duration: 12 months
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The Role:
This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic individual to be a member of the UK QSSHE team where you could be based across any of our offshore assets in the Southern North Sea.
The primary function of this role is to promote, develop and maintain a Health, Safety and Environmentally aware asset using combined specialist knowledge of team members, and to provide a comprehensive Medic and Occupational Heath function to our offshore platforms and associated NUI's.
Alongside the medical aspect, you will be required to deliver a high level of safety support and coaching to management and platform staff to ensure their regulatory and legislative compliance with regards to
Health, Safety & Environment.

This position operates on a 2 week on 2 week off shift rotation.

Key responsibilities include
To provide comprehensive Medic and Occupational Health function to the Platform and associated NUI's, to include:
 Provision of Emergency medical response, Primary Medical care and pre hospital life support.
 Ensure adequate resources of medical equipment and consumables are available to cover all foreseeable platform requirements
 Provide clinical service for routine illness and minor injury
 Focal point for RIDDOR reporting
 Manual Handling Coordinator/ Trainer
 COSHH coordinator
 Noise at work Appointed person
 HAV's focal point
 DSE / Ergonomic assessor
 Asbestos focal point
 Potable water focal point
 Radiation Protection Supervisor
 Stress management
 Ensure all duties relating to occupational health Hygiene and safety are carried out effectively and efficiently.

Emergency Response
 Support the preparation and practice of emergency exercises, testing against ERP procedures.
 Supervision of radiological work for activities as the nominated 'Radiation Protection Supervisor'. Organise the transportation and cleaning or disposal of LSA contaminated equipment and maintain records.
 Act as co-ordinator of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) activities, waste management, (advice only on shipment of hazardous goods by sea and air).

Safety Critical Tasks

2018 SNS Asbestos Assessor
2018 SNS COSHH Assessor
2018 SNS Hand Arm Vibration Management
2018 SNS Manual Handling Assessor
2018 SNS Noise Assessor
2018 SNS Potable Water Management
2018 SNS Radiation Protection Supervisor

Safety & Environmentally Critical Courses

 Asbestos in Buildings (BOHS P405 Management of)
 Asbestos P402 (Surveys & Bulk Sampling)
 Asbestos Removal (Non-Licensed)
 COSHH Assessor
 Food Safety Training Level 3
 Hand Arm Vibration Coordinator
 Health and Safety Internal Auditor
 Legionella Water Systems Management and Control
 Manual Handling 'Train the Trainer'
 NEBOSH National General Cert in Occup Health & Safety Part 1
 NEBOSH National General Cert in Occup Health & Safety Part 2
 Offshore Medic Refresher - Module 1
 Offshore Medic Refresher - Module 2
 Radioactives by Air & Sea
 RPS - Radiation Protection Supervisors
 Sevron COSHH Training & Database Instruction


 Offshore Survival to OGUK Standard
 Offshore Medic Certificate (If not from Iqarus/Nottingham University would be required to pass Iqarus Competence Test)
 NEBOSH Health & Safety Certificate (Diploma Preferred)
 Occupational Hygiene Qualifications (Core modules in Asbestos, COSHH, Noise, Vibration), preferred but not essential
 Radiation Protection Supervisor, preferred but not essential
 Environmental Knowledge (UK Legal Requirements), preferred but not essential
 Risk Assessment, incident investigation and auditing skills

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