International Medical Corps is a ‘first-responder’ both to natural and man-made disasters and has a mandate of working in remote locations. The organization has a comprehensive security management policy and plan in place and committed to do everything possible within its remit to ensure safety and security. Notwithstanding, the mandate and programming choices of International Medical Corps require staff with a high degree of resilience, sound judgment, the ability to move fast, and the willingness to travel and work in unstable situations and harsh conditions.
Scope of Work:
In the wake of significant disasters in the Caribbean and Latin America, International Medical Corps is responding with support to disaster-affected populations private, donor, and institutional funding. This position will work towards developing, monitoring, and strengthening relationships with key sub- recipients, vendors, governmental and intergovernmental institutions, and donors implement International Medical Corps’ response strategy.
The emergency room doctor may lead the emergency medical team as they respond to any man-made or natural disaster globally. The team will be responsible for ensuring the provision of high quality clinical care in accordance with International Medicals Corps guidance in close coordination with the Ministry of Health counterparts in Dominica. During the response, the services provided will range from trauma care and/or service provision at the Country’s main hospital in Roseau, Dominica. The emergency doctor will be expected to coordinate closely with multiple departments in International Medical Corps as well as external partners in at the Ministry of Health in Dominica.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation.
The duties and responsibilities listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
Creativity and the ability to work with limited resources
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.