Jan 06, 2021

Senior Professional Nurse Occupational Health

  • Anglo American Platinum
  • Polokwane, South Africa
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Reference Id: REF5680Q

Company Description:
Join us as a Senior Professional Nurse Occupational Health to play a key part in delivering of nursing care according to scope of practice to Anglo American and its employees within the Occupational Health Centre.

You’ll look after our most important resource. Our people.

Skilled colleagues and motivated teams are the life force of Anglo American because – guided by our purpose and our values – we enable both high performance and purposeful action as we aim to “re-imagine mining to improve people’s lives".


Our Platinum business mines, processes and refines the entire range of platinum group metals (PGMs): platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium and osmium. We are the world’s leading primary producer of PGMs, which have a range of specialised applications that improve lives across the world, from vehicle fuel cells to jewellery; dentistry to glassmaking; pacemakers to petroleum refining.

Job Description:
Here is an opportunity to join the team to execute Senior Professional Nurse Occupational Health functions to ensure comfort to patients during healthcare deliveries.

Your responsibilities will also include:

To assist in planning and maintaining quality health care for 24-hours
To plan and maintain quality auxiliary services and adequate staffing there of and general housekeeping
Develop nursing care plan for each patient
Create constant awareness of infection control measures and ensure strict compliance to infection control measures
This role is in our Polokwane Smelter Occupational Health Centre at C2 level reporting to the Chief Professional Nurse Occupational Health.

Matric Certificate
Nursing Degree/Diploma
B. Tech in Occupational Health Care
Registered with the SANC (South African Nursing Council)
Dispensing licence critical,
Health Services Management certificate (advantageous),
Certificate in Audiometry, Spirometry, Vision and VCT

2 - 3 experience in Occupational Health,
Computer Skills – (MS Office)
Additional information:

Valid Driver’s licence
Communication skills (written and verbal) and report writing skills
People management skills
Skills with regards to research
What we offer

When you join Anglo American you can expect to enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, but more than this, you’ll find yourself in an environment where the opportunities for learning and growth are second to none. From technical training to leadership programmes, we bring out the best in our people. There are plenty of opportunities to move onwards and upwards too. We are a large, successful multinational company – and we are still growing all the time.

Who we are

Anglo American is a global diversified mining business. Our portfolio of world-class mining operations provides the metals and minerals that make modern life possible. We use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people’s lives.

How we are committed to your safety

Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer.

Inclusion and Diversity

Anglo American is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace where we value and respect every colleague for who they are and provide equality of opportunity so that everyone can fulfil their potential.

Background checks

Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

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