Position Title: Occupational Therapist
Department: Health Services
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 Customer Service/Team work
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
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
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:
Attention to detail
Time management skills
Communication & interpersonal skills
MS Office suite
Electronic patient management system/s (Medemass)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org (Wellness Health Outcomes HR Office) on or before 03 September 2018.
APPOINTMENT WILL BE MADE IN LINE WITH THE COMPANY’S EE PLAN.