Northeast Association of Occupational Health Nurses (NEAOHN)

Occupational Health Nurse

Greencastle, PA

Details

Hiring Company

World Kitchen, LLC

Positions Available

Full Time, Part Time


Position Description

Why join us? As a global organization, World Kitchen is committed to cultivating an engaging work environment that embraces our core values, develops our talent and inspires our teams to introduce superior and distinctive products to meet diverse consumer needs. Our continuous focus on growth and innovation means you will become part of a company which offers challenging opportunities, rewards excellence, and combines your individual expertise to achieve a higher level of shared success.

Position: Occupational Health Nurse, Human Resources
Location: Greencastle, PA

Summary:
The Occupational Health Nurse will manage the medical surveillance, post-injury medical treatment process and return to work program for occupational related matters. Additionally, he/she will work with site leadership to develop and implement safety and health policies and programs including training programs and processes/procedures for the prevention of injuries/illness in the workplace. They will effectively maintain incident report files, incident investigations, corrective actions to prevent recurrence, and other related injuries. This position requires a mutually beneficial flexible schedule for a 2 shift facility. (This is not day-shift only. Working during others shifts as agreed upon will be required).

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Trends injury performance and statistics to identify opportunities for improvements
  • In conjunction with the Safety Manager, develops and manages medical surveillance programs including training
  • Maintains effective union and management partnership in medical treatment and return to work
  • Excellent interpersonal and critical thinking skills; ability to manage multiple priorities and administer broad range of tasks
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to facilitate and conduct training sessions in a manner understandable to a wide variety of constituencies
  • Teams with department managers and staff to develop proactive solutions and reduce safety and health incident
  • Maintains records, reports, and logs regarding safety incidents
  • High degree of professionalism and discretion in contacts with plant, corporate, union employees and external agencies
  • Assess Injuries
  • Performs Occupational Drug Testing – Post Accident/new hire/reasonable suspicion

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing or equivalent
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Pennsylvania
  • ABOHN Certified Occupational Health Nurse (COHN or COHN-S) preferred
  • First Aid, AED, CPR Certification
  • 5 years in occupational health – preferably in a union manufacturing environment
  • Skilled in the use of variety of PC software, including Microsoft products
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to interact effectively with all levels of management
  • Must have the ability to work flexible hours for the performance of regular duties and to respond to associate health needs
  • Health/Wellness Program implementation a plus

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