Occupational Health Technician Preston

Reference

REV/AR/056915A

Sector

Social Care

Salary

£20,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Preston

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

25/12/2021

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Occupational Health Technician

Warton, Preston

£20,000

The Company:

Our client’s Healthcare Company is one of the UK’s leading providers of occupational health services. Established by a group of occupational health professionals, they have experienced strong, steady growth. Their clients include leading names across a wide range of sectors including aviation, construction, engineering, manufacturing, retail, utilities and the emergency services. Our Client’s team brings together many of the UK’s finest practitioners and teachers in all relevant healthcare disciplines.

The Role:

We are seeking an Occupational Health Technician to be based at Warton, the working hours are Monday -Thursday 7.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 7.30am to 1.30pm.

As an Occupational Health Technician you will be an integral part of the team, providing a compassionate, professional clinical service that is instrumental in the quality of care our clients receive.

It would suit someone who comes from a background of being a Health Care Assistant, Ambulance service, EMT or a Military Medic. Our client specialises in Occupational Health and delivers Occupational Health Services across the UK, so they are an ideal place to start your OH career.

The role includes:

Undertaking health screening procedures in accordance with company protocols. These screening procedures may include general baseline measurements such as height, weight, blood pressure, urinalysis.

Carrying out Drug and Alcohol testing. To be fully competent with the full chain of custody procedures especially in respects of facility preparation, paperwork, handling of samples and the way that testing information is managed to that contract i.e. who the results need to go to.

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 in the occupational health records and passed to the clinical staff for interpretation and further management of the patient

Ensuring all equipment is serviceable, clean and fit for purpose. This can also include the regular monitoring and recording of equipment performance indicators e.g. vaccination fridge temperatures

Providing support to the whole OH team in helping the department to run smoothly and effectively, undertaking non-clinical tasks as requested e.g. filing / tidying etc

Undertaking additional tasks as requested and which are within the range of their trained competencies such as health promotion activities, First Aid training etc.

Being an active member of the OH team and promote a positive working environment.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, proactive in their approach, be able to work independently, be IT literate, be a great communicator and be professional.

Key Skills: Health Care Assistant, Ambulance service, EMT or a Military Medic, IT literate, professional

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