Greencore Group

Occupational Health Technician

Manton Wood
11 Jan 2019
08 Feb 2019
Mr Nick Chamberlain
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Health Technician based in Manton Wood with flexibility to travel to Kiveton in the future. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is keen to develop their career into occupational health within a manufacturing environment. The key responsibility is to provide health screening, routine services and data analysis in support of the Health and Wellbeing service.

Package description


Main responsibilities

• Provides new starter screening for all employees to ensure compliance with statutory and company standards 
• Ensures health surveillance is undertaken on all employees in accordance with the risk assessment legislation  
• Provide advice on individual health issues and promote health education within the workplace to maximise employee understanding 
• Compile and record occupational health statistical data to deliver Group and statutory reporting requirements  
• Fulfil administration task, including bookings, raising POs, filing etc, to support the efficient running of the Occupational Health Service 
• Conduct routine Risk Assessments and reports in line with location requirements to monitor compliance with Group policy  

Reporting to the Occupational Health Advisor 

Ideal candidate

• Knowledge of Health Promotion and Health & Safety at work

• Trained to deliver and interpret Health Screening tests   (full training will be provided but an advantage if previous experience)

• Maintains confidentiality; Good working knowledge of GDPR

• Good communication skills

• Ability to remain calm and think clearly in an emergency  

• Confidence to make decisions and use initiative

• Assertiveness to ensure instructions on Health & Safety are carried out

• Good organisational and time management skills