Registered Nurse- Occupational Health

Dunedin, New Zealand

  • Enjoy role variety whilst providing an exceptional client experience.
  • Draw on your nursing experience and knowledge in our growing business.
  • Flexibility to determine your own schedule.

About the role:

Our diverse role offers variety for a Registered Nurse who is motivated, passionate and keen to be involved in workplace health and wellbeing. This casual role would work nicely for someone who is looking to determine their own schedule around other commitments. You will make a difference and will improve workplace health by:

  • Conducting health checks and lifestyle disease risk assessments.
    • Health monitoring.
    • Fit testing.
    • Pre-employment screening.
    • Drug and alcohol.
  • Delivering lifestyle coaching around nutrition, exercise, stress and sleep.
  • Executing health monitoring including vision, hearing and lung function tests.
  • Administer vaccinations providing care, information and reassurance (only if you are an authorised immuniser – preferred but not essential).
  • Provide post vaccination observation.
  • Maintain the requirements of the cold chain and prepare vaccinations.


Skills and experience:

  • Have a practicing certificate.
  • Be experienced in delivering health checks and monitoring or willing to undertake on-the-job training.
  • Have Level 4 CPR training and ability to deal with medical emergencies including Anaphylaxis or willingness to undertake training.
  • Be a Registered Nurse and Authorised Vaccinator – preferred but not essential.
  • Computer literate.
  • Organised and capable of working autonomously.
  • Excellent client facing skills.
  • Have a NZ Driver’s license.
  • Have access to a fully insured car that you can use for work purposes.


About us

Vitality Works is a Sanitarium company, established to provide industry leading programs and services in workplace health. Vitality Works offers our New Zealand and Australian clients the full spectrum of workplace health solutions from workplace health coaching to health assessments, flu and COVID vaccination, injury prevention programs and team-based health challenges. Vitality Works' goal is to cultivate Healthy People and Thriving businesses.

Our team has a great passion for making a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of our communities. We are proud of our achievements, our history and what we have to offer for an exciting future. We are an organisation driven by our mission and values. If you share our passion for what we do, our products and can respect our Christian based principles this is a great opportunity.



  • We are keen to set you up for success and support you to deliver our programs at our client sites. Training is provided to assist in the different areas of health screening/monitoring.
  • Regular communication, ongoing support and training from Head Office.
  • Create work-life balance in this position. Flexibility to determine your own schedule.
  • All equipment is provided.


To apply for this role with Vitality Works, please submit your resume using the Apply Now button below, which will take you to our parent company, Sanitarium’s, website.

Type: Casual

Category: Healthcare / Medical

Reference ID: VW0SANLL000068

Date Posted: 10/06/2022