Occupational Health Nurse

10 Aug 2022

The role:

To provide occupational support in a cross functional capacity to Contractors and HGM personnel across all Departments.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Coordinate Safety Glasses Program
  • Coordinates and/or undertakes the Occupational hygiene monitoring.
  • Participates in and lead initiatives to create a healthy work environment and healthy workers.
  • Reviews the performance of the health programs and the occupational exposure monitoring program to identify potential areas of improvement.
  • Maintain on site clinic
  • Investigates injury, incident and near miss events to identify causes, contributing factors and corrective and preventative actions.
  • Facilitates and contributes to the HGM Safety Management System including the delivery of Management Plans, Procedures and forms that support the SMS.
  • Analyses health and safety data to identify trends and ensure data quality and control.
  • Collaborates with site management in complying with OSHA, MSHA and other regulations and standards.
  • Prepares appropriate reports and presentations for management.
  • Cyanide Audit Assistance
  • Assists with the development of training in subject matter areas of expertise.
  • Performs other duties as required including “on-call” support.
  • Manage the workers compensation program
  • Fitness for duty exams
  • Auditing (internal & external)
  • Legal Compliance
  • Occupational hazards and safety precautions

 The successful candidate will have:

  • 5 years’ experience in mining safety role
  • 3 years’ in dedicated safety role
  • Current RN License Required
  • MSHA Blue Card Holder (Part 48 endorsement)
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certified
  • CAOHC Audiology Certification
  • NIOSH Spirometry Certification
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing Certification

Who are we?

Check us out – https://youtu.be/_HHGRMz5rcM 

About the company:

OceanaGold is a multinational gold producer committed to the highest standards of technical, environmental, and social performance. Since 1990, we have been contributing to excellence in our industry by delivering sustainable environmental and social outcomes for our communities and strong returns for our shareholders. The gold, copper and silver we produce are essential to the renewable energy and transport sectors, life-saving medical devices and technology that connects people around the world.

Our global exploration, development and operating experience has created a significant pipeline of organic growth opportunities and a portfolio of operating assets including Didipio Mine in the Philippines, Macraes and Waihi operations in New Zealand and Haile Gold Mine in the United States. Our operations are supported by corporate offices located in Brisbane, Australia and Denver, USA.

At OceanaGold, health and safety are paramount to the success of our business as are employees who engage in behaviors that align with our values. OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.



Work Type:
United States
Haile Operations
Date expires:
31 Dec 2022