Health & safety

Occupational Health Advisor (Remote)(FT or PT)

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Southern England
  • 41956233

PE Global is currently recruiting for an Occupational Health Advisor for a leading multi-national defence systems client. This can either be fully remote or can be hybrid from Bristol, Stevenage or Bolton. The client is open to candidates wanting either full time or part time hours.

**Please be advised that due to the sensitive nature of this client’s work, we are only able to accept applications from UK citizens only**

This is an initial 6 month contract with strong possibility of extension. The role can be done either fully remote or the successful candidate can work hybrid from one of the client’s sites in Bristol, Bolton or Stevenage. The client is open to candidates wanting either full time or part time hours.

This role will support the effectiveness of the Occupational Health Team by providing support within the Occupational Health Service which delivers in a customer and quality focused manner. 


  • Occupational Health Strategy – Supports the development and implementation of occupational health policies and the health & wellbeing strategy as directed by the Occupational Health Manager/Senior OHAs and in line with the OH department objectives.
  • Lifestyle screening/health surveillance/travel health – Delivers pre placement screening & travel screening and health advice
  • Information Technology – Ensuring maximum use is made of IT systems and Cohort OH software, supporting the development of information systems to enhance the service provided
  • Case Management – Delivers face to face, video and telephone calls to undertake case management consultations confidently.
  • Personal Development – Take responsibility for own personal development ensuring knowledge and skills are up to date. Undertaking professional training as is deemed necessary to improve personal performance and knowledge.
  • Problem solving challenges: – Aligning legislative requirements against business needs, Balancing employee needs against business needs.
  • Review of Health Surveillance results as required
  • Perform duties not specifically identified in the job profile but which are in line with the general responsibilities of the post.
  • Prioritising workload


  • Holds a Registered Nurse qualification – RN (1) on current NMC register – Essential
  • Holds an OH (RN3) Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (SCPHN) qualification on current NMC register – Essential
  • A successful track record of achievement as an OH professional in a large organisation delivering a comprehensive programme
  • Experience and ability in working alone and with a team
  • Experience of establishing productive relationships with customers and other internal/external stakeholders
  • Experience, ability and resilience in dealing with case management
  • Competent OH report writing skills
  • Proficient in producing clear, legible concise and accurate records, letters and reports on OH issues
  • Experience with delivering health surveillance & travel health [travel health training is essential]
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise with a range of organisational and business activities
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of relevant legislation applicable to OH
  • PC literate including MS office and COHORT
  • Good problem solving, analysis skills

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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