VHI : OH Nurse

Are you interested in working for a progressive world-class healthcare company? Vhi is a provider of quality healthcare solutions; we are a dynamic and professional organisation with membership in excess of 1.1 million.

We are continuing to develop our range of quality products and services. As a market leader our objective is to be become the premier provider of quality healthcare and financial products for our members throughout their lives. We are currently seeking to appoint a permanent part-time Occupational Health Nurse to work on our client site (large manufacturing site located in West Dublin).

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering comprehensive care for acute and chronic work-related injuries and illnesses.
  • Responding as an advanced first aid provider to on-site medical emergencies within hours of service provision on site
  • Participating in the overall management of the medical monitoring program.
  • Communicating with employees and management on health and safety issues
  • Assess, evaluate and treat non- occupational related health issues within the agreed drop-in time except for medical emergencies.
  • Performing other duties as defined by the Lead OHA

Follow up on injury/ illness cases that occurred in the absence of an OHA on site.

Development and presentation of OH related presentations to site staff. 

Qualifications/ Criteria

  • Fully qualified Registered General Nurses with a minimum of 2 years post registration experience in an Occupational Health setting.
  • Post graduate qualification in Health & Safety/Occupational Health.
  • Eligible for registration  with An Bord Altranais
  • Occupational First Aid Certificate holder & Certified in Audiometric and Spirometry Testin.
  • Proficient in phlebotomy
  • PC skills – Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven self starter, capable work off own initiative.
  • Demonstrate alignment with Vhi Values

Vhi is an equal opportunities employer.

Applications should be submitted to https://www.vhi.ie/about/recruitment by the close of business on 10th May 2019