Emergency Medicine Career Medical Officer | NSW

Elective Recruitment

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Full job description

Join a growing team providing exceptional care in this rural Emergency Department.

  • Serve a mixed uban and rural community
  • Remuneration package commensurate with experience
  • Less than 1 hour to Sydney CBD

The Organisation

You will be working for a leading health care provider, operating private and public hospitals throughout Australia. This 131-bed teaching hospital provides public patient services under a public-private partnership with acute, community and allied health services for the local community and surrounding districts. The hospital provides 24-hour emergency, medical, surgical, diagnostic, maternity, neonatal, paediatric, palliative, intensive and coronary care services, and after hour GP services.

The Emergency Department sees 28,000 patients per year including a significant number of children (20%). It also sees walk-in trauma and a wide range of acuity as it serves a diverse regional / rural area. It has a full-time FACEM Director, and is staffed with Staff Specialists, VMOs, CMOs and JMOs. The department is welcoming, and there is a strong commitment to a supportive, positive workplace culture at all levels of the organisation.

The Job

  • As Emergency Medicine Career Medical Officer, you will provide clinical care to patients in Wards and HDU in a semi-autonomous manner under the direction of the Admitting Specialist
  • You will undertake supervision of Junior Medical Officers and Medical Students
  • You will have demonstrated clinical and procedural competency in: assessment and management of patients; venepuncture, venous and arterial cannulations; urinary catheterisation including suprapubic catheters; lumbar puncture; independent interpretation of diagnostic pathology, radiology and cardiology tests; cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Basic and Advanced life support including airway management of adults and paediatric patients; advanced wound management and suturing skills, slit lamp examination, removal of foreign bodies, local and regional anaesthesia, and advanced management of dislocations and fractures
  • Career Medical Officer's will participate in after hours and weekend rosters including night duty
  • Senior Career Medical Officer's with appropriate skills and experience may be required to act as Medical Team Leaders for the Wards (after hours).
  • Full or part time appointments considered


  • Base salary from $127,000 to $220,000 depending on experience
  • Competitive remuneration and workplace benefits
  • Professional training and development
  • Flexible work options
  • Salary packaging
  • This region to the northwest of Sydney has plenty to offer: from historic little villages to mountains, wilderness and rivers for outdoor pursuits
  • Commutable from Western Sydney and North Sydney


  • MBBS or equivalent
  • Current Limited or General registration as a medical practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner's Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • A minimum of five (5) years postgraduate experience in relevant clinical settings

About us

Elective Recruitment is a person-centred recruitment consultancy. Your career progression is just as important to us as is your wellbeing and work-life balance.

We are not just another recruitment company; we do things our way and we consult. We have a very clear vision: create great careers, better lifestyles, add value - and we won't stop until this is achieved.

To join our exclusive Elective community, register today. For confidential enquiries contact Emma Gordon on +61 2 9137 4301 or apply now.

Job details
Date posted
19 Sep 2021
Expiring date
19 Oct 2021
Healthcare & Medical
Medical Practitioner & Specialist
Above avg.
$127k - $220k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Shift Work
Private Business

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