Occupational Health Technician - Cardiff

Recruiter
OH Medical
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
£22,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted
20 Feb 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Ref
JB2002003
Job Type
Technician
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 

We are seeking an Occupational Health Technician to join our client based in Cardiff. The role is full time where the successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week, there will be a requirement of 2-3 night shifts a month. 

This is an opportunity to work alongside a team of dedicated professionals. You will enjoy working closely alongside your experienced colleagues to deliver and maintain the highest levels of customer satisfaction that the industry has to offer.

The main duties of the role include:

  • Undertaking health screening procedures in accordance with company protocols. These screening procedures may include general baseline measurements such as height, weight, blood pressure, and urinalysis
  • Carrying out Drug and Alcohol testing. To be fully competent with the full chain of custody
  • Carrying out fitness for work medicals
  • Health surveillance screening including audiometry and lung function testing
  • Health promotion activities
  • Ensuring all medical information is accurately recorded
  • Ensuring all equipment is serviceable, clean and fit for purpose
  • Providing support to the whole Occupational Health team in helping the department to run smoothly and effectively
  • Undertaking additional tasks as requested
  • Being an active member of the Occupational Health team and promote a positive working environment

Essential Requirements:

  • Demonstrate a self-motivated and proactive approach to work
  • Be able to work effectively independently and also within a team framework
  • Be IT literate
  • Be able to prioritise their own workload and have good time management skills
  • Capable of working flexibly and to strict deadlines
  • Understand the importance of treating all patients with respect, dignity and privacy
  • Have a sound educational background including a good standard of numeracy and written English
  • Be aware of own limitations
  • Have the ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • We need someone who is approachable and dependable
  • Be happy to work the occasional late shift or night shift

Please call James Baron on 01582 228853 to discuss further