HSE Technician Paramedic at Fairweather, LLC

Quality Assurance/Safety
Fairweather, LLC
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Job Title: HSE Technician Paramedic Pay Status: Hourly

Report to: Fairweather Medical Director FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Receiving hospital Emergency Physician
Fairweather Health Team Manager

This position provides Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) support for remote operations, promoting safety, good health, and an incident free work environment. In addition, the HSE Tech Medic will also evaluate, treat, and stabilize routine, urgent, and emergent patients within the scope of Standing Orders established by the sponsoring physician.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensure compliance and implementation of site-specific HSE plans
Assist in the development of the Emergency Response planning
Perform safety inspections, audits, and site safety analysis
Conduct incident investigations and reporting
Track and identify risk trends
Track and ensure compliance with all applicable safety and environmental regulations
Maintain STOP program and associated reporting
Coordinate weekly safety drills, to include H2S
Lead health & safety meetings
Conduct initial site orientation safety reviews
Ensure all arriving personnel have required training and documentation
Conduct on-site safety training programs as necessary
Perform Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) inspections
Collect, maintain, and enter data into client databases as required
Promote a zero incident and proactive safety culture
Conduct Drug/Alcohol testing
Triage, treat, and prepare/stabilize patients for MEDEVAC
Utilize medical equipment and procedures including; defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR, and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care
Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements
Communicate with receiving facility, State MEDEVAC systems, and Medical Control
Operate as a team leader and take responsibility for scene management as needed
Monitor and maintain the general condition of the project medical facility; keep it clean and resupply any deficiencies
Prepare accurate, thorough documentation of every patient contact and patient care report
Perform other duties as required to support the project

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Familiarity with OSHA regulations and ISO standards
Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
Work well in teams, independently, and in diverse populations
Exhibit high organizational standards
Ability to train others in various emergency services topics
Ability to train others in various health & safety topics
Full comprehension of Standing Orders
Expert knowledge of defibrillators and IV pumps
Understand and utilize pre-hospital care Emergency Medical Service equipment
Understand the use of over-the-counter medications
Apply aggressive first aid guidelines to support the Natural Resources industry OSHA requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
Must be 21 years of age.
Previous experience working off shore or ship board preferred.
One year Emergency Medical Service experience
Current state/national registry Paramedic/EMT III certificate/license
Current CPR, ACLS, and ITLS
Safety and Risk Management Training
OSHA Hazard Communication Awareness Certificate
OSHA 10 hr. Construction Safety Course Certificate
OSHA 30 hr. Construction Training Course Certificate
OSHA 40 hr. Hazwoper Certificate
Possess a valid driver's license

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift, carry, and balance an adult patient with the assistance of others
Ability to run, walk, bend, and crawl on uneven terrain
Ability to withstand varied environmental conditions such as extreme heat, cold, and moisture
Ability to work in low light and confined spaces
Ability to operate a motor vehicle (including ATVs)

Working Conditions:
Two week rotations, 12 hours a day/7 days a week shifts, and on-call after hours
Work in remote locations as an independent provider
Must be willing to work overtime and be on-call while at the site as needed
Must be willing to work weekends and holidays as needed
May be required to fly in small aircrafts
May be exposed to communicable diseases, mentally unstable, or combative patients

Disclaimer: The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties and responsibilities required.