Onsite Occupational Health Nurse Manager Austin, Tx Full Time
Job Id
61123
Job Location
Austin, TX
Employment Type
Full Time-Regular
Industry
Health Care
Concentra
20171103T170644Z
Overview

Concentra is seeking an RN with Occupational Health experience for a full time Onsite Nurse Manager opportunity. Eligible candidates will have previous Occupational Health and Nurse Manager or Supervisor experience. COHN and/or CCM are preferred. Qualified candidates will have good customer service, communication and computer skills.

Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY

  • Directs the development and administration of occupational and environmental health and safety services for clients, in accordance with Concentra policies, practices, procedures and applicable regulations to achieve objectives of occupational health and safety services.

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Develops implements and administers the policies and procedures of the occupational and environmental health and safety program, consistent with the company’s general policies concerning health services.
  • Develops and manages the budget that provides for efficient and cost effective occupational and environmental health and safety services, including vendor services.
  • Plans, develops, and promotes the necessary resources to operate the occupational health service.
  • Collaborates in the design of controls for injury prevention and health surveillance related to actual and potential hazards in the work environment.
    Maintains and safeguards confidentiality of employee health information and health records.
  • Assigns work responsibilities and work schedules, monitors work assignments, and evaluates staff performance.
  • Coordinates orientation of new occupational health nurses and other health services personnel including opportunities for in-service education/staff development and continuing professional educations. 
  • Critically evaluates reported research from applicability of findings to practice.
  • Provides occupational health information for the ongoing employee education and new employee orientation programs designed to prevent injury and illness and optimize health by promoting effective management of personal health problems.
  • Collects and analyzes data to establish health priorities and interventions.
  • Initiates investigative interventions such as worksite and job hazard analysis as needed.
  • Conducts and documents program evaluation which includes measurement of immediate and long term outcomes, quality of interventions, and cost benefit analysis.
  • Maintains awareness of technological and professional changes associated with occupational and environmental health and safety.
  • Establishes relationships with appropriate community agencies to participate in disaster planning efforts and identify community resources for individual workers and management.
  • Provides learning opportunities for student nurses in the occupational health setting.
  • Conducts or assists with research studies and projects.
  • Assumes responsibility for own professional development and continuing education.
  • Performs other duties, as assigned.
Qualifications

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • 24 months clinical nurse experience
  • 12 months Occupational Health Nurse experience
  • This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secures information management.

JOB-RELATED SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Exercise and counseling knowledge
  • Judgment and decision making skills
  • Ability to speak effectively to convey information to supervisors, physicians, peers and patients
  • Instructing skills to teach others
  • Skills at documenting and recording information
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Customer oriented
  • Self-motivator

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

  • Clinic environment
  • On-site environment may be more of an office environment 
  • Some lifting, sitting and standing required
  • This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secure information management.
Benefits

BENEFITS SUMMARY:

  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Medical/Vision/Prescription/Dental Plans
  • Life Insurance/Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Colleague Referral Bonus Program  

This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secure information management.

Concentra is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran. 



We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or medical or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, Concentra Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities.