Defence Medical Officer (MO) / Newcastle, NSW / Aviation / No Medicare

Location: Newcastle
Discipline: General Practice
Job type: Contract
Salary: $165 per hour
Contact name: Alan Robinson

Contact email:
Job ref: BH-2901
Published: 18 days ago
Startdate: 2021-11-17
An exciting opportunity to use your expertise and knowledge in a unique work environment. This is not your standard Medical Officer role. In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of medical services to all Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel.

  • Healthy patient base
  • Generous Remuneration
  • CPD leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Excellent admin, nursing, and management support
  • No Medicare number needed
  • Prestigous Baseline Clearance
Role and opportunity

You will be based in Newcastle and will play a vital part in providing first-class medical care to patients. You will be working alongside an experienced multidisciplinary health care team and supported by their full-time nursing, allied health, and administration teams.

Your typical day will mainly involve the provision of medical services, including fitness to fly assessments, aviation medicals, health management, GP consultations, health screenings, preventative health care, diving, submarine, and other occupational medicine and health assessments to determine employability and deployability of personnel.

Successful doctors will have the opportunity to complete an all-expenses-paid 1-month long AVMO training in South Australia.


You will be assigned to the RAAF Base in a town in the Hunter Region near Newcastle. This rural hub just 25 minutes from Newcastle and 30 minutes to Nelson Bay is a growing community surrounded by rural properties and nature.

  • Doctors with Current AHPRA Registration
  • Fellowship
  • Current working rights in Australia
Why work with DNA Medical
  • 400+ active GP roles nationwide
  • Experienced Consultants to deal with 19AA, 19AB, 3GA, PEP, Visa sponsorship, relocation and partnership roles for VR and Non-VR Practitioners
  • Best rates for both Locum & Permanent roles
For more information on this and other dates and locations, please email or call me on 0488 858 063.