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Occupational Health Technician - Birmingham

  • Location:

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Occupational Health Technician

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £26k D.O.E + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Charlie Deanus

  • Contact email:

    charlie@ohmedical.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01582 235 500

  • Job ref:

    CD2243

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-08-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

​OH Medical is currently seeking an Occupational Health Technician in a Full-Time (37.5 Hour Per Week) Peripatetic role. This exciting opportunity will see you working mainly in the Birmingham area with occasional travel throughout the UK and overnight stays.

The Role:

Joining this established Occupational Health team as an Occupational Health Technician. Your duties will include:

  • Health Screening: Perform baseline measurements (height, weight, BP).

  • Health Promotion: Engage in health promotion activities.

  • Reporting: Provide accurate written, electronic, and verbal reports.

  • Testing: Conduct Drug and Alcohol testing with full chain of custody.

  • Medicals: Carry out fitness for work medicals.

  • Health Surveillance: Conduct audiometry and lung function tests.

  • Equipment Maintenance: Ensure equipment is clean and serviceable.

  • Teamwork: Support OH team, complete admin tasks, and meet deadlines.

Required Skills:

  • Sound educational background including a good standard of numeracy and written English

  • Capable of working independently with support from line management and team members.

  • Displays a proactive approach to tasks.

  • Solid IT skills

  • Can prioritize workload, manage time effectively, self-motivated, and works flexibly to meet strict deadlines.

  • Recognizes the importance of patient confidentiality, ensuring all patients are treated with respect, dignity, and privacy.

  • Possesses self-awareness and a respectful attitude towards others.

  • Demonstrates a strong customer service focus and approachability during assessments.

  • A team player who supports colleagues and fosters a positive working environment

The successful candidate ideally will come from one of these backgrounds:

  • Occupational Health Technician

  • Health care Assistant

  • EMT

  • Military Medic

  • A Graduate with a Sports Science Degree

Salary & Benefits:

  • Up to £26,000 Per Annum + Overtime pay

  • Additional leave

  • Company pension

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Employee discount

  • On-site parking

How To Apply:

Click Apply Now and send us an up to date CV showcasing your relevant skills and experience. Or for more information about this fantastic opportunity and to discuss it in confidence, please contact Charlie at 01582 235 500. Alternatively, you can email your CV to charlie@ohmedical.co.uk

About OH Medical:

OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy specialising in the Occupational Health sector. We provide recruitment services for agency and permanent Occupational Health staff nationwide.