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DATE 12 Jan 2018

KINNECT awarded Contract for Pre-Employment Medical Services by Tweed Shire Council

KINNECT today announced that they have been successful in tendering for the provision of Pre-Employment Medical Services for Tweed Shire Council.

Tweed Shire Council is the largest Council on the north coast of New South Wales. The council services a regional population of 90,000+ people and employs a team of approximately 600 staff to do so. Under this contract, KINNECT will supply the Council with a range of Pre-Employment Medical Assessment services including:

  • Pre-Employment Medical Assessments
  • Pre-Employment Functional Assessments
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing
  • Fitness for Work Assessments

“We are excited to be partnering with the Tweed Shire Council to help make their people, healthy safe and productive at work.” says, Kevin Conlon – CEO & Managing Director.

KINNECT continues to be the Occupational Health provider of choice for Queensland Councils boasting similar partnerships with Cairns Regional Council, Rockhampton Regional Council, Bundaberg Regional Council, Charters Towers Regional Council, Townsville City Council, Toowoomba Regional Council, Livingstone Shire Council, Maranoa Regional Council, Gladstone Regional Council and Gold Coast City Council.

“To once again be chosen as the preferred tenderer and medical supplier by the Tweed Shire Council, reinforces our reputation of delivering sustainable outcomes and long term cost savings to Queensland Councils. We now hold various partnerships and contracts with numerous councils in Queensland and this is due to our long standing history of delivering occupational health solutions that are individually created to suit each councils operations and risks.”

KINNECT is set to commence performing this scope of work for Tweed Shire Council in the coming weeks.