Join the team

On-site Medic

Overview

Position: Event

Perks

  • VIP access to all The Yacht Week events
  • Exciting out of office trips to explore local hidden gems
  • Experiencing new cultures in the name of work
  • Getting to meet and hang out with new people each day
  • Island pit-stops for breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Waking up in the most spectacular places in the world
  • Being part of a small team whilst contributing to a global product

THE COMPANY

Day 8 Experiences Ltd is the company behind The Yacht Week, The Ski Week & OH!SO. Since 2006, we have welcomed more than 80,000 guests from over 100 countries and established a truly global community of travellers from all walks of life. Our vision is to create extraordinary experiences that spread joy, spark an appreciation for our planet and inspire curious people to become part of our global family.

 

THE ROLE

We are looking for Registered Doctors and Paramedics who are looking to take some time out of their careers and are in search of an adventure. This exciting role will provide the best of both worlds for those looking to further their medical careers while gaining experience with people and seeing a new part of the world.

The On-Site Medic provides basic medical support to those in need over the course of their yacht week. This includes guests, staff and anyone else on-site and in need of medical attention. In addition to medical experience, this position requires confidence and the ability to work well in a team environment.

You will not be performing any procedures in this role unless in extreme circumstances. Primary duties will involve providing advice and administering basic first aid until emergency services arrive onsite.

 

DUTIES

  • Give due attention to illness and accidents as patrons present
  • Dressing wounds/injuries (no stitching)
  • Accompanying guests to hospitals or medical clinics
  • Recording all incidents & procedures
  • Responding to call for help across all venues in the designated country
  • Call emergency services as necessary
 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Registered Doctor or Paramedic
  • Festival or Event medic experience is an asset
  • A caring and outgoing personality
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to make swift decisions and stay calm
  • A good level of physical fitness
  • Knowledge of Croatian, Greek or Italian language is an asset
 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

You will be offered a spot in one of our 5 destinations based on your experience as well as your availability.

 

SALARY

To be confirmed.

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Send your resume, cover letter and availability to will.c@day8.com by 5th March.