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Occupational Health Technician

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Occupational Health Technician

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £26,000 Depending on Experience

  • Contact:

    Sam Reardon

  • Contact email:

    samantha@ohmedical.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01582 235500

  • Job ref:

    BH1251

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-25

OH Medical is currently seeking Occupational Health Technician's to join our client and their expanding peripatetic team. The successful applicant will be required to travel throughout the UK driving a Mobile Medical Unit to client sites in order to deliver health surveillance services.

The successful applicant must have the facility to park the unit at or near their home address overnight and be comfortable with the travel required for the role which will include regular overnight stays.

This is a full-time role where the successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week, usually between the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm. There may be a requirement for weekly overnight stays as part of the role. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and reliable individuals to expand their skills and experience in a supportive environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake health surveillance screening, including audiometry, lung function testing, drug and alcohol testing and general baseline measurements such as height, weight, blood pressure, urinalysis

  • To ensure all equipment is serviceable, clean and fit for purpose

  • To undertake and support additional tasks as requested, such as health promotion activities

  • Support the wider occupational health team in their duties and ensure that all information is accurately gathered and recorded

Essential Skills

  • The ability to work autonomously with support from line management and others within the team

  • Possess solid IT skills

  • Be able to prioritise own workload and manage own time effectively

  • Understand the requirement for patient confidentiality, ensuring all patients are treated with respect, dignity and privacy

  • Strong customer service skills

  • To be a team player

You will ideally come from one of these backgrounds:

  • Graduate from Sports Science degrees

  • Health Care Assistant

  • EMT

  • Military Medic

Salary & Benefits

  • £22,000 - £26,000

  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank holidays

  • Health Cashback Plan

  • Perkbox

If you would like to discuss this opportunity in more detail, please contact the OH team on 01582 235500 or email your CV to info@ohmedical.co.uk

OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit agency and permanent Occupational Health staff nationwide.