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Occupational Health Advisor

  • Sector: Science & Pharma
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  • Job Ref: 21529

Our client a global healthcare leader, is seeking to recruit an Occupational Health Advisor to join their team. This is a full-time, permanent position based in Cootehill, Cavan.

As an Occupational Health Advisor, your responsibilities will include:

  • Conduct pre-employment medicals of all potential employees. Liaise with Occupational Health Physician regarding any out of range results

  • Planning and implementing Occupational Health Programmes

  • Plan Health Surveillance for all employees as per Global Occupational Health Guidelines

  • Organises and delivers training to support Occupational First-aiders and mental health champions

  • Documentation of all who attend Occupational Health Department for work-related or non-work issues

  • Conduct DSE Assessment of workstations and co-ordinate the necessary ergonomic controls.

  • Risk assessment of workstation for pregnant employees and others as requested by the business.

  • Conduct a weekly review of absenteeism, following up with employees and Managers

  • Liaise with Health and Safety regarding accident and incident investigation, and involvement / awareness of corrective action

(Full spec available upon request)


  • Must be a Registered Nurse with up-to-date NMBI registration

  • Recognised Occupational Health qualification

  • At least 3 years’ experience in an Occupational Health setting

  • Familiar with Occupational Health practices, policies, and procedures, return to work, absence management and immunisations

  • Competent in the use of IT programmes and databases

For more information on this Occupational Health Advisor position, please contact Chloe Somers

071 9140254