Employee Health and Safety Nurse
We select dedicated people just like you to care for our clients, those who offer compassion, knowledge and commitment to the treatment, progress, outcomes and lives of our clients. We are motivated to employ individuals who are passionate about what they do and, are naturally driven to uphold our client-centered approach, contribute to best-practice solutions and a desire to take their careers to the next level within Carewest.
We are one of Canada’s largest public healthcare providers of complex continuing care, rehabilitation and recovery services, and a wide variety of community programs for seniors and adults under the age of 65. With 13 locations across Calgary and a team of over 2,600 employees, we offer a diverse, interdisciplinary and expert community of health care professionals. Our innovative practices allow for optimal opportunities to learn, grow and excel with us.
Reporting to the Manager, Employee Health & Safety, this Regular Full Time position is responsible for providing leadership and support for the health and safety program including disability management, Health & Safety committee activities, health promotion programs, and provides clinical services such as employee immunization and health screening. The Employee Health & Safety Nurse also provides training, conducts safety inspections and audits, and promotes the awareness of health and safety service programs throughout Carewest.
In this fast-paced environment, flexibility and adaptability is a key strength!
- Graduation from a recognized nursing program
- Currently enrolled in or certified in Occupational Health Nursing
- Current and active registration with College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) required
- Valid Driver’s License and reliable vehicle required
- Minimum 5 years clinical nursing experience required and experience in -occupational health & safety and/or disability management
- Computer skills required
Carewest has been recognized as one of Alberta’s Top Employers acknowledging our commitment to promoting a strong work/life balance, providing competitive salaries & benefits, and the promotion of teamwork in a collaborative healthcare environment. If you share our vision and are dedicated to joining our growing team, please review our open positions and apply today!