Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
During the 1970’s and 1980’s Ontario’s workforce became increasing aware of the injury’s and disease’s that can be caused as a result of hazardous working environments. Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) set up in 1989 by the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) and funded through the Ontario Ministry of Labour (MOL), first opened its doors in Hamilton Ontario in 1989. Since then OHCOW has established clinics in Toronto, Windsor, Sudbury, Sarnia Thunder Bay and Ottawa. Operated by an inter-disciplinary team of ergonomists, nurses, researchers, hygienists, contracted physicians and client service coordinators. Our staff provide patients with prevention advice, assessments of whether health conditions may be work-related and prevention intervention workplace parties.
The Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers is an independent, not-for-profit, province-wide occupational health and safety clinic system. Funded through the Ministry of Labour, we provide services and resources to workers, employers, advocates, health providers and organizations in the province of Ontario, for the identification and prevention of occupational illness, injury and disease.
Planning and Information Management Coordinator
Between $60,000 to $80,000
The Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers Inc. is seeking a Planning and Information Management Coordinator:
OHCOW is a not-for-profit labour-governed worker based network of inter-disciplinary occupational health clinics in Ontario. With revenues in the range of $8 million and approximately 50 employees, OHCOW provides clinical services to workers and groups of workers; prevention services to workers, unions, employers and workplaces; carries out participatory research and prevention tool development; and engages in knowledge transfer and exchange with workplace parties and the community.
OHCOW is designated to carry out this role under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. It works in partnership with the provincial government, the WSIB, other health and prevention organizations and various stakeholder groups.
We offer a comprehensive compensation package including generous health and dental benefits, membership in the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) and opportunities for professional development. If you meet these requirements and are looking for a rewarding career, please forward your resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word or PDF format.