Occupational Health Nurse 40 hours per week required for our Nelson office
Precious People Occupational Health Services have been a locally owned Nelson and Marlborough
Occupational Health business for over 20 years. We are a leading provider of workplace health, safety and
wellness solutions for our region’s workforce, our services cover a broad range of workplace health, safety,
and wellness areas. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated occupational health nurse to be part of our
Nelson team. We are a family-owned business with an office in Nelson and Marlborough. We have a 40-hour
position available to the right person.
The Role: This position will provide the successful applicant with an interesting and varied role that will be
based 100% in the private sector.
The nurse’s key responsibilities include:
• Pre-employment medicals
• Drugs and alcohol testing
• Wellness assessments
• Workplace health monitoring
• Vaccinations(sessional flu)
The successfully appointed Occupational Health Nurse will be responsible for providing exceptional and
professional health and wellness services to our Nelson clients.
Our ideal candidate will have:
•Qualifications and experience working in the field of occupational health or;
•Senior Registered Nurse with experience in a public or private health setting
•A strong clinical background with management and orsupervisory skills
•A strong desire to practice in the workplace health field
•Excellent interpersonal skills
•Excellent time management skills
•Computer literacy and proficiency with applications
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Great attention to detail
•A friendly non-judgmental attitude
•Able to work independently and have their own vehicle
They will be a part of a small team made up of three RNs and one administration staff, the successful
applicant will be able to work independently, be reliable, honest, and punctual, and have a genuine passion
for health, education and wellness in the workplace environment.
Benefits & Culture:
When you join the Precious People Occupational Health team, you’ll be joining an environment of best
practice, partnership, success and caring. We have an absolute genuine passion for occupational health and
the wellness of our growing client group. We work collaboratively with other aligned health professionals to
deliver a person centered service to businesses that we are contracted to.
At Precious People Occupational Health Services, we pride ourselves on our genuine client focus and
commitment to the person that is sitting in front of us. We provide on-going training and professional
development to all our employees, with the focus on continued professional development. If you have an
interest in contributing to the health, safety and wellness of the top of the south workforce – and you’re
looking to step into a great career with a family owned business we would like to hear from you.
To apply, please email your cover letter, CV and current practicing certificate to Peter@preciouspeople.co.nz Attention: Peter Bird (director). Applications close on the 30th of September 2022 with a start date of the 1st of November 2022.