Nurse Occupational Health Nurse Waterford

  • Job Reference: 75041 S32T
  • Date Posted: 3 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Website:
  • Location: Waterford
  • Salary: €57,000 to €67,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: excellent Hospital plus benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Occupational Health Nurse
Occ Health Nurse
Location: Waterford
Qualified Occupational Health Nurse

Our client an established Organisation in Waterford is currently recruiting a qualified Occupational Health Nurse to join their team. This is a full-time role (5 days Mon-Fri). This role is responsible for providing a comprehensive and proactive range of occupational health & well-being services while overseeing and managing the administrative and operational activities of occupational health services.

Theay offer a favourable package and working environment with a strong focus on development.


A recognised qualification in Occupational Health is essential for this role. (We are open to meeting students currently working towards an Occupational Health qualification)

Registered General Nurse with a valid NMBI registration

Competency in Audiometry, Spirometry, Vision screening, phlebotomy, VDU ergonomics & administration of vaccines.

Excellent communication skills with strong interpersonal, empathy and listening skills.

Strong organisational and planning skills including time management with proven track record of prioritizing key tasks and delivery to a high professional standard.

Strong team member with proven ability to establish and maintain effective working people relationships.

Minimum of 2 years of experience in occupational health nursing.

The Role:

Assure compliance with regulatory requirements related to clinical operations

Responsible for securing and developing all records, equipment and programmes related to occupational health services

Annual review of all Occupational Health Policies and Procedures in line with legislation, business changes and audit requirements.

Completion of pre-employment medicals, interpretation of results and compiling reports

Carry out risk assessments across the organization as required.

Co-ordinate completion of VDU Ergonomics programme and completion and assessment of same.

Devise a clear coordinated plan to improve employee wellbeing and reduce absenteeism levels.

Liaising with OHPs, GPs, Physiotherapists and Consultants in managing cases.

Developing return to work plans following serious injury or a period of prolonged ill health.

Management and follow-up of needle stick/splash injuries.

Coordination of vaccination clinics for influenza/hepatitis B etc.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced OH Nurse looking for a new challenge, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We would be delighted to hear from you.

Also will consider:

* Qualified Occupational Health Nurses
* Part Qualified Occupational Health Nurses
* Non-Occ Health Nurses with relevant Occupational Health experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to get your foot in the door of an excellent reputable organisation.

Salary is excellent & negotiable for the right candidates, excellent benefits, flexible hours

For more information call Maria O' Dwyer today on or for more information on this client & a confidential chat please call Maria on 087 2951493 or email Maria on

Occ Health Nurse, Occupational Health Nurse, NMBI, Nurse, Waterford, Ireland, South East