Business Unit Medical Adviser

Sector: Oil & Gas

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the management and mentorship of the remote field-based Medical Team comprised of Expats and Kurdish Nationals.
  • Responsible to the BU HSE Manager to deliver the annual Medical Plan.
  • Responsible to the BU HSE Manager to track and report on Medical KPIs for the BU.
  • Responsible to delivery daily SitRep and monthly BU Medical reports.
  • Responsible for daily check-in, interaction, and communications with the field.
  • Responsible for ensuring that field clinics are fully stocked and reman in a state of readiness.
  • Responsible for ensuring that field ambulances are fully stocked, inspected and maintained in a state of readiness.
  • Responsible for managing the Fitness to Work program.
  • Manage Field Medics Training (FMiT) and develop FMiTs in preparation for undertaking internationally certified medical training.
  • Development and implementation of competency framework against international standards.
  • Implementation of international-standard Clinical Practice Guidelines across all Company's sites.
  • Provide SME-link between Company and contracted medical top cover provider.
  • Provision of internal clinical governance and clinical audit systems against international standards.
  • Maintain all site Medical Emergency Response Plans (MERPs).
  • Responsible for providing project management support across the BU’s operational fields, to develop a robust, and sustainable, medical/health matrix to maximise health improvement outcomes, create effective service processes and achieve BU priority targets against the Health Activity Plan and Health Management Strategy.
  • Working across organisational boundaries, the post entails close working with senior managers, field-based clinicians and service providers to ensure service redesign and project management support for transformational change and service improvement in-line with the company’s local nationalisation aspirations.


  • Master’s Degree (MSc.) in an advanced Clinical / Medical field.
  • A current internationally recognized professional registration with a relevant national regulatory body, e.g. HCPC or NREMT.
  • At least 5-years of clinical working experience in an Emergency Medicine and Primary Healthcare setting.
  • 10-year working experience of delivering clinical education/training and mentoring relevant to the remote/austere environment.
  • Previous supervisory and / or team leader experience.
  • Fluent in Oral and Written English.
  • Previous frontline remote/austere area medical delivery experience.
  • Evidence of successful Project Management experience in a similar setting.
  • Holds current trauma certification and ACLS, or equivalent training and certification.
  • Be educated to degree-level in relevant subject area (desirable).
  • Hold current, internationally recognized teaching/instructor certifications relevant to pre-hospital care.
  • Maintain a professional portfolio and continual professional development through CME/CPD.

Working Conditions:

Office Based - Rotational – 29 days / 27 days off

Only qualified candidates will be contacted. 

Location: Erbil
Sector: Oil & Gas
Job Code: emp106
Employment Duration: Full Time
Deadline: 15/07/2022

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