Occupational Health Nurse - Experienced - Cold Lake


Cold Lake, AB, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

Imperial Occupational Health services are fully integrated to provide occupational health surveillance, disability case management, and workers’ compensation coordination. The Occupational Health Nurse provides support for the delivery of Imperial’s Occupational Health programs and services to various business units.  The OHN is expected to perform clinical assessments as required by the company and as detailed in their regulated scope of practice. OHN should be in good standing with the provincial licensing organization of the primary work location, and others as required. 
Occupational Health Nurses administratively report to the Clinical Coordinator (West/East).



Job responsibilities:



  • Provides and documents services within the professional scope and standards of license specific to health care of employees and other workers, as determined by Occupational Health Division Management.
  • Conducts clinical assessments on employees to assist and/or determine fitness for work in Safety Sensitive and Specified Employee positions, and other Occupational Evaluations as directed
  • Assesses the work environment for actual and/or potential health hazards and make recommendations to the business to help mitigate or control the hazard
  • Collects data about the health status of the employee through an occupational health history, physical assessment, and appropriate laboratory measurements
  • Assesses clinical tests and results, arranges follow up assessment, refers for further investigation, and communicates the results, as required.
  • Determines employees’ fitness-for-work through clinical  and evidence based assessments and in collaboration with the employee, company nursing staff, physicians and  other health care professionals  
  • Records health data and maintains accurate employee health records
  • Conducts clinical assessments to assist with the determination of fitness-for-work
  • Complies with health screening procedures and recommendations as required by global and local Occupational Health evaluation standards
  • Participates in the administration of the health centre, including but not limited to scheduling of occupational examinations, inventorying of medications,  tracking and management of equipment and ordering supplies
  • Support Disability Case Management of employees’ illnesses and injuries if needed in conjunction with the company disability vendor and department advisors
  • Provides advice to employees on prevention of illness and injury, health and wellness, and community health services
  • Provides emergency treatment for injury and illness and notifies the business line in accordance with company guidelines
  • Collaborates and communicates with management on relevant occupational health issues.
  • Develops and delivers occupational health and wellness programs as required by local/site sponsorship 
  • Acts as the site contact for Occupational Health and provides Operations Integrity Management System support and activities










  • Nursing Degree, Advanced Nursing Degree, Nurse Practitioner Degree






  • Current, or eligible for, unrestricted registration with provincial or territorial  nursing licensing organization for primary work location
  • At least 3-5 years of related work experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency via professional certification in occupational health (COHN(C))
  • Recognized expertise in applied clinical health risk assessment and fitness for work determination
  • Additional training on the completion of Occupational Health Assessments will be required.
  • Strong clinical, interpersonal, analytical and planning skills.
  • Advanced computer literacy and strong program management skills.



Start Date: February, 2023



Location : Cold Lake

Your benefits




  •  A  company committed to career growth - we recruit those who are interested in a career with Imperial and prefer to develop and promote people from within. Our career management process means that you will likely perform a number of unique, challenging roles during your career.
  •  Successful networking and mentoring programs - enables you to spend time with senior managers from across the organization to learn about other departments and opportunities.  Also allows you to connect with peers at a similar experience level.
  •  Commitment to safety, ethics & continuous improvement - these standards are the reason Imperial is an industry leader. You will work for a company that upholds safety and ethics ideals and continues to seek out ways to improve.  
  •  Exceptional benefits program - includes competitive savings, retirement, and healthcare plans that you can customize to meet your individual needs. A comprehensive relocation package is provided, if required. Educational and physical fitness financial assistance programs round out our benefits package.
  •  Continuous learning environment - encourages you to augment your skills and capabilities. 
  •  Competitive vacation and earned days off (EDO) package - provides you with three weeks of vacation as applicable (the first year is pro-rated based on your hiring date). In addition, under our EDO program, employees take off one scheduled Friday per month and up to two floating EDO days (depending on work location and start date during the year) annually for use at your discretion with approval.
  •  If you are talented, driven, experienced, and want to make meaningful contributions that truly impact consumer experience and bottom line objectives, then you owe it to yourself to apply with Imperial.

Who we are


A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation and working with communities and our Indigenous neighbours to meet rising energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner. No matter what your career path, we provide the platform to elevate your goals and achieve your ambitions, while providing support through wide-ranging programs and benefits.

Imperial is committed to supporting persons with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. We will work with qualified applicants to provide reasonable accommodation upon request at Imperial.recruiting@esso.ca



Other considerations:



  • For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required
  • We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted



Eligibility to work in Canada



All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on a regular full-time basis without restrictions on their start date. Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit . Proof of eligibility must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.



Application deadline:  February 7,2023

Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

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