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Occupational Health Nurse

Vacancy number • PUB406623

Occupational Health Nurse

  • Alberta
  • Closes 6 April
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: Alberta

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Closing date: Saturday, 6 April 2024



Our client is in search of a casual Occupational Health Nurse to become a valuable part of their team based at their Joffre site in Central Alberta, near Red Deer. Reporting directly to the Occupational Health and Hygiene Coordinator, the selected candidate for this position will apply nursing practices and principles in an ethical manner. Their primary focus will be contributing to the well-being of workers across various occupations. This involves actively engaging in health promotion, health protection, treatment of injury/illness, and disability management through the implementation of policies, programs, and initiatives.

About this role


  • Provide a broad application of Occupational Health practice in accordance with company Responsible Care® standards and all applicable regulations including, OSHA, WCB and Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Code.
  • Manage and treat workplace injury and illness including WCB reporting and development of modified work plans as appropriate in collaboration with the business.
  • Conduct fitness to work assessments for employees as needed and pre-placement fitness to work assessments.
  • Implement site programs, procedures and initiatives for prevention, recognition and treatment of illness and injury.
  • Provide technical support to site emergency response planning including hands-on medical emergency response and crisis management.
  • Establish and maintain confidential employee health records.
  • Facilitate disability case management by coordinating health care and early intervention to promote the safe and timely return to work of ill or injured employees.



  • Nursing diploma and/or BScN degree with 8+ years related practical experience (including medical emergency response) and holds a current CRN license
  • Certification in Occupational Health Nursing (COHN) would be considered an asset
  • Previous experience working in an Occupational Health setting/environment would be considered an asset
  • Current CPR/AED certification and Advanced ITLS or Advanced First Aid certification that meet regulatory requirements
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work independently while also being a valuable team contributor
  • Proficient in computer skills (Microsoft Office, Cority, SharePoint)
  • Availability for shiftwork (nights and weekends)


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Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing – anywhere in the world.

Empowering people is our business. Our specialist recruiters strive to connect talented individuals with opportunities that align not only with your immediate expectations, but your long-term career trajectory as well. Brunel has built a reputation for working with some of the world’s largest and most innovative businesses. Talk to us about how we can help you to reach your goals.

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If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Jen Folkes quoting publication number: PUB406623