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Medical Officers

  • Job Type: Medical Practitioners
  • Location: RFDS Queensland Section (QLD)
  • Date Published: September 28, 2012
  • Job ID: 49
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 Do you have a passion for Rural Medicine?

Calling all Rural Generalists or Retrieval Medicine Officers!

The RFDS (Queensland Section) has exciting opportunities for experienced Medical Officers to join the team at the Mt Isa Base.

These positions are offered on a FIFO (fly in, fly out) or live in basis, with contract options available of up to 12 months with the possibility of extension, on either a Part Time or Full Time basis.

To be successful in this role you will require:

  • A minimum of four to five years post graduate experience


  • Emergency Experience


  • Anaesthetic or ICU Experience


  • General Practice or Primary Health Care


  • Basic Obstetrics


Fellowship in General Practice Fellowship (FRACGP or FACRRM) would be highly regarded and it is essential that you are registered with AHPRA (Medical Board of Australia).

The RFDS offers a unique working environment with a substantial salary package on offer, including:

  • Access to a generous salary packaging arrangement


  • A comprehensive orientation program


  • Flexible rostering alternatives and


  • A supportive team environment

For further enquiries please contact:

 RFDS Mt Isa Base

Dr Jason Coventry, Senior Medical Officer

Mobile: 0458 858 547

Applications to:

Renae Murphy, Health Workforce Development Officer

Royal Flying Doctor Service

527 Gregory Tce






The RFDS is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People are encouraged to apply.