Welcome to the member portal. Here you can access all information relating to your role.

Find your new path. Search open roles.

  • Government / Local Government
  • Healthcare & Medicine
  • IT & Telecomms
  • Legal
  • Science & Biotechnology

Medical Officer Level 3 – Multiple Locations – CBR/VIC/NSW/QLD

Medical Officer Level 3 
Our client oversees medicines and vaccines to ensure they maintain an appropriate level of quality, safety and efficacy following entry into the Australian marketplace. This section is responsible for clinical assessment of COVID-19 vaccine injury claims to provide a recommendation based on clinical evidence.
Duties of Position
The Medical Officer Level 3 (MO3) is a key member of the COVI-19 vaccine claim assessment team. The MO3 supports the team providing day to day technical professional and specialist advice or expertise. This includes but is not limited to providing assessment and clinical recommendation on COVID-19 vaccine compensation claims.
Specific duties include:

  • Assessing claims against pre-agreed criteria and seek advice as required.
  • Applying an in-depth medical or public health knowledge across several issues and detailed knowledge of departmental policies and regulatory requirements
  • Undertaking analysis and interpretation of evidence and applying judgement in choosing a course of action to manage complex and/or sensitive issues
  • Under broad direction, working with autonomy in decision-making and exercising astute judgement and a high level of discretion
  • Providing advice, problem solving and issues management for internal and external stakeholders in relation to a range of matters
  • Managing and organising work in the context of sensitive issues, competing priorities and conflicting interests
  • Where required, contributing to development of new internal procedures and guidance to undertake claims scheme responsibilities efficiently and effectively.
  • Appropriately escalate complexities and/or seek advice on issues where required.  

Start date
March 2022
End date
March 2023
Possibility of extension

Multiple Location

  • Canberra
  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Sydney   

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • A medical degree and hold current Australian registration as a medical practitioner.
  • Medical Officers would be expected to have relevant experience in critiquing and interpreting clinical evidence.  


  • Demonstrated experience in claims assessment.

Relevant post-graduate training in public health, haematology, cardiology, intensive care medicine, emergency/critical care, general practic
If interested, please apply directly through the links provided. Alternately, contact Kalpana Palaniyappa for more information.

Kalpana Palaniyappa
0403 200 666  

Follow Calleo on LinkedIn and visit our website to keep up to date on all our current job vacancies:



Job alerts

    Skilled, learned through experience.