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General Surgeon

Job Dates:
As required

Aspen Medical specialises in providing healthcare in support of civilian populations following natural and man-made disasters. These missions are undertaken on behalf of international governments and global agencies. Recent examples of the company’s work in this area include responding to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014-2015 and managing several field trauma hospitals and maternity units around Mosul in Northern Iraq in 2017-2018

Aspen Medical is seeking to add to its pool of suitable candidates who can be called upon at short notice to deploy to challenging projects in austere environments anywhere around the world. Successful candidates will work as part of a culturally-diverse multinational team.

Remuneration will vary from mission to mission.

Experience, qualifications and documentation required: 
  • evidence of certification in country of residence to practice as a General Surgeon.
  • a minimum of five (5) years of postgraduate experience as an Orthopaedic Surgeon or experience commensurate with the role, preferably with experience in complex and challenging environments
  • evidence, by way of case load, log of presentations or other means, of sufficient recent clinical experience as a General Surgeon in the last 12 months.


  • proficiency in English and a proficiency in other languages is highly desirable
  • experience working in austere environments
  • experience working autonomously with limited materials and resources.
Contact Information: 

Please apply below or to have confidential discussion please contact Emily Pinzon on +61 (0)2 6203 9500.

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Please note: Further credentialling information may be required on shortlisting.

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