Occupational Health Technician

  • Job Reference: LWOHTCREWE
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2017
  • Recruiter: DRS Direct Limited
  • Location: Crewe, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Occupational Health, Occupational Health Technicians
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa WIllet
  • Email: lisaw@drsdirect.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01234 340482

Job Description






Drs.Direct Ltd is a bespoke Occupational Health recruitment consultancy based in the United Kingdom.


Our Client is seeking an Occupational Health Technician


1)Deliver a robust health screening, health surveillance pre placement screening, health surveillance, driver/statutory medical programme for the business.  a) This includes provision of hearing, skin, vision and lung function tests, driving medicals, executive medicals and tier 1 hand arm vibration assessments. 


2)Deliver an effective treatment service for all workers, contractors and visitors when taken ill or injured in the workplace.  a) This includes attending to emergency calls on site and driving the site ambulance both on and offsite as required.


3) Provide advice and support to colleagues and managers in discharging their responsibilities with regards to workplace activities and associated health hazards. a) This includes Display Screen Equipment (DSE), manual handling, workplace ergonomics, noise and vibration etc. b) Liaise with Health and Safety as required on these topics


4) To provide administrative support to the Occupational Health Team. This includes reception services; managing appointments and recalls for the OH team; maintaining stock levels; and undertaking filing and record keeping duties. 


5) In addition, the role must act in accordance with responsibilities as described in the Health and Safety Policy ensuring that good Health and Safety practice is incorporated into daily activities.


General Nursing Experience

Experience of working in an occupational health department or organisation  Experience of administering first aid / treatment services  A background in healthcare, ideally primary healthcare, would be advantageous

To apply

For further details or to apply for position please contact Lisa Willett, at Drs Direct on Lisaw@drsdirect.co.uk or call 01234 340482