Occupational Health Physician

East Lothian
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Occupational Health Physician for a leading specialist organisation in remote medical services. Their mission is to help make people live healthier lives by making health systems work better for everyone. The client has been operating for over 30 years bringing together medical professionals, medical supplies and equipment, local knowledge and global foot print to provide international standard medical care all over the world.

Based In their Scotland clinic you will be working with the Occupational health team to deliver a range of occupational health services, there will be an element of working off site and offshore on occasion. You will plan and organise your workload to deliver a full range of occupational health services in line with the General Medical Council and the organisations policies. Your main accountabilities will be:

*Fitness to work planning, assessment and screening as per client standards and protocols and the OGUK Medical Aspects of Fitness for Offshore Work Guidance
*Liaise with General Practitioners and Medical Specialists in relation to employee illness and medical incapacity
*Health surveillance including hearing conservation, skin and respiratory surveillance, Hand Arm Vibration up to level 4 in compliance with UK legislation
*Sickness Absence Case Management including return to work rehabilitation and periodic review with Management and Human Resources
*Provision of Medical Emergency support at the client site
*Liaise with Health Providers and major contractors in respect of Medevac and incident management
*Advice and medical assistance to other members of the occupational health team and offshore medics
*Assessment, diagnosis, investigation and reporting of Occupational illness cases
*Ensure that thorough clinical case notes and patient confidentiality are maintained at all times
*Review and analysis of health data for benchmarking and management reports

You will be a GMC registered and experience Occupational Health Physician with experience in the Oil and Gas industry, with the ability to travel at short notice a per the needs of the service. The role has an option of Full or Part time with core hours of work Monday to Friday 08:30-16:30 and a Salary negotiable dependant on experience.

Qualifications and skills essential for the role

*GMC registered Medical Practitioner
*Diploma/Degree in Occupational Medicine
*HSE approved doctor status in Asbestos, Ionising Radiation, Lead, HAVS 4
*OGUK registered doctor
*Experience of working in the field of Occupational Medicine in the Oil and Gas Industry
*Self-motivated and requiring minimum supervision to plan, organise and deliver the service
*Ability to travel
*Computer literate
*Client focused and committed to the occupational health team
*Commitment to results
*Analysis and problem solving

Additional certificates/skills desired

*Familiarisation with the eOPASS system

If this role sounds of interest or you would like more information, please call Scott on or email

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