Occupational Health Technician - Newport

  • Job Reference: BH1194
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2021
  • Recruiter: OH Medical
  • Website: http://www.ohmedical.co.uk
  • Location: Newport, Gwent
  • Salary: £26,000 to £27,500
  • Sector: Occupational Health Technician
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

​​OH Medical is currently seeking a confident and experienced Occupational Health Technician to join our well-established client in the South West of the UK. You will be joining their existing in-house team on a full-time, permanent basis.

You will be required to travel to client sites in the South West & Wales so having access to your own transport is essential due to the requirement to work across the agreed geographical area to undertake health surveillance clinics. Some overnight stays may be necessary.

The main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Undertake spirometry, audiology, skin assessment and Hand Arm Vibration assessments under the indirect supervision of an Occupational Health Nurse/Advisor

  • Undertake vision, colour vision, height, weight, blood pressure and pulse assessments

  • Undertake Display Screen Equipment, lone worker and night worker assessments

  • Generate clear, concise and accurate outcome reports

  • Report any abnormal findings or causes for concern

  • Ensure care, correct use and calibration of equipment

  • Travel to the site as required

  • Admin and paperwork duties.

Essential Criteria:

  • Full UK Driving License

  • Your own vehicle

  • Previous Occupational Health and Health Surveillance experience

Salary & Benefits

The salary for this role is up to £27,524 per annum (Depending on experience). Benefits include:

  • Continuous career development

  • All training courses paid for by the company

  • Mileage paid (45p per mile)

  • 25 days annual leave + 8 Bank holidays

  • A generous Defined Contribution Pension scheme

  • Food/Meal Allowance

  • Wellbeing services such as Physiotherapy sessions

Please contact Ben Higgins on 01582 235500 to discuss further.

OH Medical is a specialist recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit Occupational health professionals for agency and permanent positions nationwide.