Occupational Health Nurse (Relocation to Kitimat, BC)

Location: 

Kitimat, BC, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Nelson, BC, CA Burnaby, BC, CA Keremeos, BC, CA Smithers, BC, CA Terrace, BC, CA Fort McMurray, AB, CA Winnipeg, MB, CA Victoria, BC, CA Calgary, AB, CA Vancouver, BC, CA Kelowna, BC, CA

Req ID:  39915
Jobs by Category:  Health
Job Function:  Clinical / Medical
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Description

Location: Kitimat, BC
Status: Full-Time
Schedule: Monday to Friday, day shift 8:00am – 4:00pm
 

Join our Team 

 

We are looking for enthusiastic, customer service minded individuals who want to work in a collaborative, friendly and supportive environment. Join our team and help us shape the future of how Canadians engage with the healthcare ecosystem.

 

What We’ll Accomplish Together

 

The Occupational Health Nurse works within the Occupational Health Department (OHD) Team to provide:

 

  • Disability case management for work and non-work related illnesses and injuries
  • Preventative Occupational Health Services such as health assessments, medical monitoring, Fitness-for-work (FFW) assessments
  • Return to work (RTW) coordination and management
  • Health surveillance program elements (e.g., audiometry, spirometry, vision, ECG)
  • Support the development & implementation of health and wellbeing program elements

 

What You’ll Do

 

  • Provide a broad range of occupational health care services for the prevention of work-related and non-work related disease, illnesses and injuries, including pre-employment and periodic medicals, FFW assessments
  • Spirometry, audiometry, ECG, vision screening, ear fit testing
  • Review fit for duty or restriction concerns by consulting and interpreting medical information and advising on strategies to resolve discrepancies
  • Manage absences and return to work cases for work and non-work related injuries and illnesses
  • Liaise with doctors and other internal and external health care professionals on employee health issues and ability to work
  • Facilitate and participate meetings including weekly case reviews, health team meetings etc.
  • RN or LPN will work under the OHD TELUS Health Team Manager and consult with on-site health & safety professionals

Qualifications

What You Bring:

 

  • RN or LPN, licensed, or eligible for registration in British Columbia
  • Certified Audiometric Technician from an approved agency recognized in BC or eligible to complete the training
  • Certified Spirometry Technician or eligible to complete the training
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with focus on efficiency and thoroughness
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Electronic medical record documentation and filing, task prioritization
  • LPNs must be trained and be competent to complete ECG’s in line with Provincial Scope of Practice

 

Additional Skills/attributes:

 

  • Certification of Advanced First Aid (OFA3) an asset
  • Experience in Disability Case Management preferred
  • Experience in use of Cority electronic medical records an asset

 

By applying to this role, you understand and agree that your information will be shared with the TELUS Group of Companies’ Talent Acquisition team(s) and/or any leader(s) who will be part of the selection process.

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Salary Range:  $32-$59
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan:  0%

Actual total compensation will be determined based on factors such as knowledge, skills, performance, experience and location. Additionally, TELUS offers rewarding benefits, which may vary per job function, such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. 

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. Your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.  

Disclaimer:  In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all team members whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS.  Accordingly, we require anyone joining our TELUS Health Care Centres to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.

 

 

 

 

Health

We’re looking for clinicians, programmers, product developers, sales and marketing people, customer support, and everyone in between. If you have a penchant for turning information into better health outcomes, then we want you to help us develop, implement and manage the most innovative healthcare solutions possible.

We are honoured to be recognized

21,166
Physicians using TELUS Health electronic medical records

6,300
Pharmacies using our pharmacy solutions

140 million+
Health claims processed using TELUS Health solutions

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.