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Registered Nurse |Mining - Occupational Health and Safety

Are you a Registered Nurse with a passion for safety and wellness? Take the next step in your career with a unique opportunity with WorkPac, Australia's largest privately owned workforce services business. We are seeking RNs to cover casual opportunities for our Mining client in North West QLD. We have rosters available over December, and throughout 2024 - casual.

  • Flat rate $80/hour

  • 8day roster, 12 hour days, on-call overnight unless on lock down(Mon-Mon, Thurs-Thurs)

  • Flights and accommodation organised by client from Townsville or Brisbane

As the on-site Registered Nurse, you will be a key player in maintaining and enhancing the health and well-being of the employees on the mine site. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting health assessments and screenings

  • Managing injury and illness cases

  • Implementing and overseeing health and safety programs

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to promote a safe working environment

  • Providing education and training on health and safety protocols

  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of safety practices

  • Drug and alcohol testing

  • Immunisations


  • Unrestricted AHPRA

  • Bachelor of Nursing

  • Experience in Occupational Health and Safety

  • Strong understanding of mine site operations and associated risks

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively

  • CurrentAdvanced Life Support certifications

  • Current police clearance

  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations

WorkPac is Australia???s largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a ???Good Move.???

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

For more information contact:
Jess Newell
WorkPac Health & Social Care 1300 724 216
Job Order Reference No. 7464J202333280

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: ON-SITE NURSE
Contract type: Contract
Location: Other Locations
Industry: Healthcare and Medical Nursing: RN and Div 1
Job expiry: 2024-05-07
Reference: 7464J202333280