Occupational Health Nurse Cork (73401) Cork City, Republic of Ireland

Salary: EUR50000 - EUR65000 per annum + depending on experience
Occupational Health Nurse
50,000 – 63,000euro depending on experience
Full time

Our client a well established organisation is looking to recruit an Occupational Health Nurse.
Mandatory for you to have the Occ Health qualification.

This role is responsible for providing a comprehensive and proactive range of occupational health & well-being services while overseeing and managing the administrative and operational activities of occupational health services.

A recognized qualification in Occupational Health is essential with a minimum of 2 years’ work experience, preferably in healthcare.
• Competency in Audiometry, Spirometry, Vision screening, phlebotomy, VDU ergonomics & administration of vaccines.
• Excellent communication skills with strong interpersonal, empathy and listening skills.
• Strong organizational and planning skills including time management with proven track record of prioritizing key tasks and delivery to a high professional standard.
• Strong team member with proven ability to establish and maintain effective working people relationships.

The Role:
• Assure compliance with regulatory requirements related to clinical operations
• Responsible for securing and developing all records, equipment and programmes related to occupational health services
• Annual review of all Occupational Health Policies and Procedures in line with legislation, business changes and audit requirements.
• Completion of pre-employment medicals, interpretation of results and compiling reports
• Carry out risk assessments across the organization as required.
• Co-ordinate completion of VDU Ergonomics programme and completion and assessment of same.
• Devise a clear coordinated plan to improve employee wellbeing and reduce absenteeism levels.
• Liaising with OHPs, GPs, Physiotherapists and Consultants in managing cases.
• Developing return to work plans following serious injury or a period of prolonged ill health.
Management and follow-up of needle stick/splash injuries.
• Provision of relevant reports/updates to Managers.
• Coordination of vaccination clinics for influenza/hepatitis B etc.
• Regular schedule from Monday to Friday
• Competitive Salary
• Contributory Pension
Flexibility - we offer full or part time positions
For further information please call Maria O’ Dwyer today on 087 2951493 or email updated CV as a “ word attachment “ to md@headhuntinternational.com

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