Medical Director

JOB #: HRS2019-01
Date Posted:    2019/01/01
Position Type:    Casual/On-Call
Job Location:    Work From Home
Closing Date:    Until Filled
Start Date:    ASAP
Salary:    TBD
Company And Job Brief:

HAWK RESCUE SERVICES provides event & industrial medical standby & clinics/hospitals, patient transport, Fire & Rescue services, supply checks and restocks. These services are provided to Vancouver Island, the province of BC, and Canada. HAWK RESCUE SERVICES is a small corporation and is hoping to expand over time. 

Medical Director


On call / Casual Position

Reporting to the CEO and in some cases the CFO or the Board. The Medical Director is responsible for the quality of patient care delivered within HAWK RESCUE SERVICES, through the provision of medical oversight.

Key Accountabilities:
  • The Medical Director is responsible for providing clinical leadership and input in medical operational decisions.

  • The Medical Director is responsible for ensuring that approved medical policies, standards, and protocols are known and applied to the CEO, Board, and medical staff.

  • The Medical Director reviews existing medical policies, standards, protocols, and where necessary recommends changes or additions to those to ensure their effective applications.

  • The Medical Director is responsible for the clinical quality by collaborating with company leaders and quality staff.

  • Models behavior that engages teams and furthers the goals and objectives of the Company.

  • Leads relationships with other medical directors from other agency's within the province, and including medical leaders from the provincial health authorities.

  • Supports medical research and academic learning and activities within the company.

  • The Medical Director supports the development of clinical education / training directly to staff.

  • The Medical Director is responsible for participating in all internal investigations surrounding any and all patient care, malpractice, negligence, and providing a detailed investigation summary at the conclusion. 

  • A physician license to practice medicine in the province of British Columbia.

  • A certificate of competency in emergency medicine or a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Canada with a specialty in an acute care discipline with experience in an emergency health services.

  • Minimum 3 years of clinical experience in a relevant environment.

  • Minimum 3 years of successful leadership and / or administrative experience in a relevant health care environment, preferably emergency medicine.

Skills And Abilities:
  • As a role model and leader for ensuring quality patient care is delivered, bring the ability to build teams and facilitate environments of collaboration.

  • Be able to identify and establish and communicate clear and meaningful expectations and outcomes that will be evaluated and measured.

  • Have the ability to collaborate and develop coalitions among stakeholders to continuously improve services.

  • Leadership Competencies required for this position as outlined above.

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.


Only applications submitted via the proper listed methods will be considered.

All applicants MUST complete the Employment Application, then submit all required documents listed below:


Required documents:

  • a) submit a copy of valid license/letter/certificate from issuing body (EMALB, WorkSafe BC, Other)

  • b) submit a copy of your current driver's license

  • c) submit a copy of a current driver's license abstract (procured within the last 30 days)

  • d) submit a current resume/curriculum vitae

  • e) submit a cover letter

The above documents need to be submitted ASAP after the submission of this employment application. These documents are REQUIRED for your application to be reviewed. 

We require that these documents are either mailed to:



sent via email to:

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate has been hired and the position is filled. Only suitable applicants will be contacted to move forward in the process.

HAWK RESCUE SERVICES is committed to equal opportunity employment and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.