Working hours and rostering
Rostered hours are a mix of on-duty and on-call working hours. Your week will typically comprise of 4 shifts which include 12 hours on-duty followed by 12 hours on-call or 24 hours on-call, depending on the base location.
LifeFlight Critical Care Doctors work at a primary base and rotate to other bases on average once every four weeks. Every base has a different caseload and case mix and rotations allow you to gather the widest possible clinical exposure with other retrieval platforms and experience unique clinical settings.
All crew are also required to work according to strict fatigue management policies that comply with Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) rules.