Injury Management Advisor


An exciting opportunity is now available for an Injury Management Advisor to join Programmed!

Reporting to the Group Regional Workers Compensation Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that all employees return to work with full assistance and restoration to full function as early as possible.

About Programmed:

Programmed is a leading provider of operations and maintenance services across Australia and New Zealand. Our business model is built around our ability to recruit, deploy, manage and maintain a large, directly employed workforce of professional, skilled and semi-skilled staff with a wide range of capabilities. We are proud to efficiently serve more than 10,000 customers every day.

Key responsibilities:

Ensuring the effective delivery of injury management
Developing and managing claims
Ensuring injuries are issued to relevant insurers
Ensuring claims are lodged within statutory timeframes
Scheduling of medical reviews, treatments and rehabilitation services
Attending doctor or specialist appointments when required
Regional travel as required
Assist supervisors in developing and implementing return to work plans
Maintains regular contact with injured employees, supervisors, doctors, allied health professionals and rehabilitation consultants
Providing support and guidance to supervisors regarding legislative and statutory obligations
Assisting health and safety officers to identify notifiable injuries

Key skills and attributes required for the role:

Relevant Qualification(s)
Experience in a similar role
Strong organisational skills and sold attention to detail
Solid understanding of relevant workers compensation and privacy legislation
Ablity to build strong stakeholder relationships
Active listening, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
Allied health background or Workcover background (preferred)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Current Drivers licence
Proficient in Microsoft Suite

On offer:

Fantastic opportunity to join a large, market leading organisation
CBD location, close to public transport
Hybrid working model
Join a dedicated, friendly and hardworking team

For any queries, please contact Kayla Densley

Who are we

At PERSOLKELLY, our passion is - and always has been - putting you first.

We propel our people forward by supporting their careers in fresh ways, backed by our expertise and capability.

We're committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment which values and respects diverse styles, backgrounds, experience and perspectives.

We welcome and encourage women, people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent and people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

So it's over to you.
Posted
06/11/2022
Location
Melbourne, VIC, AU