Occupational Health Nurse

About the Role

We have a fixed term part-time (0.8) parental leave vacancy in our Workplace Health and Safety team for up to 12 months providing occupational health, safety and well- being services.

Hutt Valley DHB serves a mainly urban population of around 140,000. Hutt Hospital has approximately 300 beds and provides most secondary services, as well as being the centre for regional plastic, maxillofacial and burns services, the regional rheumatology and school dental services and the greater Wellington public health and breast screening services.

As an Occupational Health Nurse we offer you an exciting opportunity to work in a small team, providing occupational health, safety and well-being services to our Hutt Valley Hospital staff. 

Duties will primarily include:

  • Pre-employment health screening
  • Health monitoring of staff
  • Worksite Assessments

You will also be involved in a range of other tasks in conjunction with the Workplace Health and Safety team promoting health and safety throughout the organisation. 

Ideally you will have a tertiary qualification in OHN although this is not compulsory. You will however need to be a Registered General/Comp Nurse with current practising certificate and be a IMAC approved non-medical vaccinator with Experience in Occupational Health & Safety and membership of NZOHNA.

How to Apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112217Z-19 and job title in the subject line.


Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 9112211Z-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Thursday, 25 July 2019