• Temporary
  • Whyalla

Fire & Safety Australia

Our Medical and Emergency Response division are seeking Medical Emergency Service Officers for ongoing roles with our client in South Australia.

As Australia’s leading provider of safety training and emergency response services Fire & Safety Australia (FSA) has more than 12 years’ experience in providing on site medical and emergency response services. FSA provides clients with a holistic and integrated approach to managing the provision of onsite emergency services.

“Forever changing safety in the world, one experience at a time”

About the Role

This role will by working 7 days on and 7 days off, working dayshift and nightshift on our client’s site providing emergency response and medical treatment services to employees on-site.

You will be a team player who can respond to all emergency and non-emergency patient situations and call-outs to provide timely and effective patient care.

Key Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide high level emergency rescue services
  • Provide timely emergency and non-emergency patient response.
  • Provision of first aid and medical services to maintain the health of employees, contractors or visitors in the event of an incident/accident and protect against further injury or loss
  • Adhere to medical protocols and procedures as well as legislative requirements
  • Conduct Drug and Alcohol testing and maintain records
  • Have a visual presence on site in a supporting capacity, field leadership and safety interactions.
  • Maintaining of all medical equipment/servicing/calibration and repair as required
  • Follow Covid protocols according to SA Government guidelines and company directives.

Essential Qualifications

  • Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response Rescue
  • Certificate IV in Healthcare
  • Senior First Aid with Advanced Resuscitation or Cert II in Emergency Medical First Response or Equivalent.
  • Collect Specimens for Drugs of Abuse Testing.

Why join the MERS Team?

At Fire & Safety Australia we know that people are our best asset. We are a close-knit team that offer exceptional service, we have high standards and only hire the best. We are offering an excellent hourly rate and allowances. We also offer the availability to utilise any of our public nationally accredited training courses free of charge.

As part of the remuneration package yourself and immediate family will be able to leverage free access to public training courses run at any of our national facilities. FSA also has monthly internal staff awards and national remote company get togethers for all permanent staff when annual targets and KPI’s are met.

FSA is a truly diverse company that embraces inclusion with 60% women in our staff and leadership positions.

Please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Fire & Safety Australia.

Fire & Safety Australia is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.