Occupational Health Nurse

Date published

22 May 2020

Applications close

07 Jun 2020



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About the RFDS (Central Operations)

We are leaders in providing aeromedical and primary health care services to people in remote, rural and regional locations across South Australia and the Northern Territory.  As we head toward our 100th year of providing services, we launch a new strategic plan with a focus on becoming more specialised, more innovative and a better connected health service provider.

About this Opportunity

This is an exciting time to join our team in this newly created role, which offers you the opportunity to design and implement workplace specific occupational health programs.  Reporting to the Manager Health, Safety, Wellbeing and Quality Systems, you will provide occupational health advisory services, project leadership and clinical services across South Australia and the Northern Territory.

About You

To be successful in this role you will be an AHPRA registered nurse (or eligible for registration) with a postgraduate qualification in Occupational Health and Safety Management or equivalent.  Your strength lies in your ability to motivate and influence others in maintaining a healthy and safe workplace.  Drawing on your expertise in managing occupational health and safety in a high-risk environment, familiarity with legislation and experience with contemporary health and safety issues, you are a highly capable “hands-on” clinical services practitioner.

Why join us?

As part of our team, you can expect to be provided with challenging, interesting work and be supported to achieve your best.  We offer attractive remuneration including salary packaging benefits.  This is a full time contract role located at our Adelaide Base.

If you are keen to work in an organisation that makes a real difference to all Australians, apply now.

For the position description please click here.

Applications close 7 June 2020


Please note, we reserve the right to appoint to the position before the published closing date.  Interested applicants are encouraged to submit an application as early as possible.

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is an equal opportunity employer that fosters a positive culture and offers a diverse, safe and supportive work environment.