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Job Title:
OCC HEALTH NURSE, TFT

Posted Date:
12/3/2019
Closing Date:
12/13/2019
Functional Discipline:
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY

Job Description
VACANCY DETAILS

VACANCY NUMBER: 0000017045CG

JOB TITLE: OCC HEALTH NURSE, TFT
STATUS: TEMPORARY FULL TIME
DEPARTMENT: OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY
LOCATION: WELLAND SITE
HOURS OF WORK: 75 HOURS PER PAY PERIOD

POSTING DATE: 03 December 2019
CLOSING DATE: 13 December 2019

UNION: ONTARIO NURSES' ASSOCIATION
WAGE RANGE: 33.230 TO 47.570

POSITION OBJECTIVE:
The incumbent will assess the health of Niagara Health (NH) employees, conduct pre-employment and periodic health assessments, administer first aid treatment and medications and refer employees to appropriate treatment resources in accordance with NH and Occupational Health & Safety policies and procedures and legislative requirements. Other responsibilities include; Fit testing, participating in the flu campaigns, coverage for vacation and outbreak situations and reviewing policies. Must be willing to travel and work at all sites as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
o Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
o Certification as an Occupational Health Nurse
o Working knowledge of OHA Communicable disease protocols
o Current CPR certification
o Sufficient knowledge is required for the assessment and primary care for injuries and illness
o Strong working knowledge of relevant legislation, e.g. Human Rights Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, Canada Labour Code;
o Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs
o Demonstrated ability to handle a large and diversified workload with often rapidly changing priorities and challenging deadlines
o Evidence of effective customer service, organizational, interpersonal, communication, judgment, critical thinking and decision-making skills
o Ability to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team
o Applies NH values and professional practice standards to patient/client care and service
o Demonstrated commitment to patient/client centred care
o Applies leadership skills by providing, facilitating and promoting quality patient care
o Demonstrated commitment to patient and family education and the ability to promote health and wellness
o Evidence of accurate, timely and appropriate documentation according to best practice guidelines and CNO standards
o Applies knowledge, skills, judgment and competencies required for safe practice as outlined by the College of Nurses of Ontario
o Integrates reflection, critical thinking, education and relevant practical experience in problem solving
o Consistent and regular attendance required

Recruitment Specialist: Carrie Garritsen
(905) 378-4647 EXT 44222

It is Niagara Health policy to give consideration to qualified internal applicants.


Niagara Health is committed to Employment Equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Niagara Health will provide accommodations through the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.