Occupational Health Nurse

Albemarle

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Job Description

This position administers medical aspects of occupational health for company operations including medical surveillance, case management, return to work, Workers’ Compensation, Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) certification program. Promotes health of all employees by prevention, recognition, and treatment of injury and illnesses.

Key Responsibilities:

Occupational Health Nurse offers the opportunity to:

This position will primarily be in an office setting at the Headquarters location. Occasional coverage at production facilities as back up to the site nurse will be expected.

  • The position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to work well with people.
  • Assess, treat, and advise employees with minor to life threatening injuries.
  • Provide medical support during turnarounds including on and off shifts when needed at a production facility.
  • After hour, weekend, and holiday medical call for Albemarle employees – provide back up to King’s Mountain nurse.
  • Document accurate medical records to ensure compliance with OSHA and Government regulations and perform duties in accordance with site quality and safety systems.
  • Assessment and treatment of occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses;
  • Coordinate communications and logistics between the Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Occupational Health while keeping clinic processes and education updated to be better able to respond to emergency events ranging from cardiac arrests and personal medical emergencies to site-wide disaster response – this is in an office location so community resources are available and nurse will be a resource primarily.
  • Responsible for the coordination of the physical exam program – primarily wellness.
  • Conduct regulatory required physicals and pre-employment physicals to determine fitness for duty.
  • Responsible and knowledgeable in physical requirement testing that may facilitate early detection of health-related problems including but not limited to: audiograms, pulmonary function tests, vital signs, 12 lead EKG, blood draw, Respirator FIT testing, Ear Fit testing and other components deemed necessary.
  • Case management and tracking of occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses (Worker’s Compensation and short-term disability cases).
  • Responsible for verifying/ coordinating return to work dates informing management of necessary job accommodations to ensure proper rehabilitation period and safety of employees.
  • Responsible for maintaining proper inventory of medication and supplies.
  • Maintains complete medical records for all employee interaction. Ensures patient privacy and medical record confidentiality and compliance.
  • Maintains list of approved and vetted outside medical providers for medical surveillance, emergency care and project support.

Education, Certifications and Experience:

  • Minimum Nursing Diploma with current unencumbered Registered Nurse license or Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Licensed practical nurse must be certified for venipuncture and IV skills
  • Minimum 3 years nursing experience in acute medical facility.
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  • Willing to certify in Occupational hearing Certification, Pulmonary Function testing, FIT testing, urine drug testing and breath alcohol testing. Other certifications as necessary.
  • Willing to Certify as Occupational Health Nurse when criteria met.
  • Fluent in use of Microsoft programs and electronic medical records.

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