OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE (RN or RPN)
Mackenzie Health
Richmond Hill, ON
Job Description
POSITION SUMMARY

Reporting to the Manager, Occupational Health and Safety, the incumbent is responsible for the delivery of established occupational health programs, protocols and services; including immunization programs, assessing submitted employee medical documentation, communicable disease surveillance program compliance and other related functions as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of a recognized program for Registered Nurses or Registered Practical Nurses.
  • Holds a current general certificate of registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  • Current BCLS.
  • Diploma/Certificate from a recognized college in Occupational Health Nursing, or in progress is an asset.
  • COHN (C) certificate is preferred.
  • Minimum one year experience as a Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse, preferable within an acute care environment.
  • Strong ability to multi-task and shift priorities as the need arises.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, problem solving and conflict management skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Computer literacy in a Windows environment, utilizing Word, Excel and Outlook at an intermediate level.
  • Experience with Parklane software is preferred.
  • Proven attendance record.
  • Demonstrates understanding and complies with patient and staff safety policies and procedures that foster a safe and inclusive environment for all.
  • Ability to perform the essential duties of the job.
  • Effectively uses empathy in interactions with others.
  • Demonstrates behaviours consistent with Mackenzie Health’s Commitment to Caring.
  • Models behaviour that is aligned with the values of Mackenzie Health – Excellence, Leadership and Empathy.
  • Commitment to providing an exceptional experience for staff and clients within a challenging and exciting health care environment.
  • You may be required to work at any site of Mackenzie Health
Mackenzie Health is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.