Aspen Pharmacare Vacancies 2022 – Occupational Health Nurse

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Implement and manage the Aspen occupational health programme in compliance with the Aspen Medical Codes of Practice and all applicable Policy and legal requirements.




Tests & assessments

  • Conduct physical demand analysis and health risk assessments
  • Perform the appropriate clinical measurements, observations and special testing
  • Perform “return to work” assessments, and “sick absenteeism” assessments


  • Prepare and manage the monthly medical surveillance plan and update the Medical Surveillance Register monthly
  • Assist applicants/ employees with the completion of medical/ exposure questionnaires
  • Monitor sick certificates to identify vulnerable employees or employees with potential occupational disease or occupational aggravation of existing disease

Asset/ Resource management

  • Manage all medication ordered, received, stored, and issued in the clinic
  • Request and allocate required assets and resources for the fulfilment of work objectives
  • Monitor the use of assets and resources within own area of responsibility


  • Comply with GMP/ GLP requirements as outlined by company SOP’s and written instructions in all tasks and activities
  • Ensure that products are produced, tested and stored according to the required SOP’s and documentation related to production

Planning & processes

  • Manage the pre-employment, transfer, periodic, surveillance, incapacity and exit medical processes
  • Provide technical and operational input during drafting of plans and procedures specific to unit related to production

Technical/ Functional expertise

  • Communicate individually through pre- and post-test counselling
  • Analyse concepts and prepare procedures to operationalise new ideas
  • Stay up to date on developments, trends, legislation and industry regulations within area of expertise

Reporting & record keeping

  • Provide information for reports on weekly/monthly basis
  • Monitor the storage of documents on the soft and hard copy filing systems
  • Retrieve supporting documentation and records to facilitate and support query resolution


▪         4-6 years’ experience in an occupational health clinic

▪         Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree/ Post Graduate Degree/ Diploma in Occupational Health

▪         Registered as a Professional Nurse under Section 31 of the Nursing Act 2005

▪         Certified tester for hearing, respiratory and eye screening

Specific job skills

▪         First Aid Knowledge and competency

▪         Audiometric testing equipment handling and usage

▪         Spirometric equipment handling and use


▪         Information Gathering

▪         Managing Performance

▪         Offering Insights

▪         Organisational Citizenship

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