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Flying Doctors - northern Western Australia

  • Job Type: Medical Practitioners
  • Location: RFDS Western Operations (WA)
  • Date Published: June 27, 2011
  • Job ID: 45
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Due to an expansion in our Service in northern Western Australia, we are seeking a number of experience, energetic doctors to join our team.

Applicants will be involved in providing a range of clinical services including Telemedicine, Aeromedical Retrievals and Flying Medical Clinics.

Applicants must be registrable in Australia with significant postgraduate experience.  The ideal applicant will have a minimum of six months postgraduate experience in anaesthetics, obstetrics and paediatrics, coupled with experience in emergency medicine and vocational training or experience in general practice.  EMST (ATLS) and APLS are also desirable.

Employment is for a minimum of 12 months but doctors usually stay much longer.  A comprehensive formal training program is provided in Perth at commencement.

An excellent remuneration package includes a substantial salary, accommodation, travel expenses, salary packaging, eight weeks recreational leave, two weeks study leave and a car.  This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled medical practitioners to take a break from the ordinary and experience work as a flying doctor in outback Australia.

An information package is available.

Telephone +61 8 9417 6300 during normal office hours.  Written applications and curriculum vitae to the Medical Director, RFDS Western Operations, 3 Eagle Drive, Jandakot Airport WA 6164.  Email applications to or fax to +61 8 9417 6319.

We prefer that you download the following documents and email or fax with your CV rather than using [Apply Here].

pdf icon Medical Staff Expression of Interest 2015 (59.51kB)
pdf icon Medical Staff Questionnaire 2015 (59.91kB)
pdf icon MO Referee Assessment (36.87kB)