Position Title: Occupational Therapist
Department: Health Services
Location: Durban

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:
The incumbent of this position will adhere to all legislative requirements in order to fulfill the necessary requirements to support the Plant, Health Services and TSAM Employees.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
o Functional Capacity Testing, Return to Work and Suitability Assessments
o Disability, Incapacity and Z095 Case Management
o Ergonomics and Work Site Visits
o Work Readiness and Vocational Rehabilitation
o Executive Reporting
o Administration
o Customer Service/Team work

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
1. Qualification:
o Grade 12/Matric
o Degree in Occupational Therapy
o Current registration with HPCSA
o WorkWell or similar training will be beneficial but not essential

2. Experience:
o 2 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist.
o Sound understanding of Ergonomics principles, OHS Act & Regulations
o Proven ability in Occupational Therapy for body strengthening, vocational rehabilitation and physical performance improvement.
o Experience in rehabilitation projects in an industrial environment will be an advantage
o Experience in functional capacity testing and work rehabilitation will be an advantage
o Knowledge and understanding of H&S Management systems
o Accident / root cause analysis

COMPETENCIES OF THE JOB:
Behavioural attributes:
 Attention to detail
 Customer focus
 Integrity
 Stress tolerance
 Time management skills
 Communication & interpersonal skills

Technical skills
 Computer literacy.
 MS Office suite
 Electronic patient management system/s (Medemass)

Knowledge
Understanding of the Health Professionals Council of South Africa Rules and Regulations
 Fluency in English required.
 Fluency in isiZulu would be an advantage.

Please forward your CV with copies of your certificates to bmsomi3@toyota.co.za (Wellness Health Outcomes HR Office) on or before 03 September 2018.

APPOINTMENT WILL BE MADE IN LINE WITH THE COMPANY’S EE PLAN.