JBS USA OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL- LPN/RN in Ottumwa, Iowa

POSITION ACCOUNCEMENT

D ATE: November 26, 2018

POSITION: Occupa tional Health Nurse-LPN or RN

DEPARTMENT: JBS Occupational Health

LOCATION: Ottumwa

SALARY CLASS: Non- Exempt

HOURS: Flexible as needed or required - Monday thru Friday (Occasional Saturdays)

General Description:

Respond to the scene of medical emergencies occurring on company property and administer first aid and/or medical assistance. Advise injured and ill personnel concerning additional medical treatment; able to dispense non-prescription medication. Safely dispose hazardous materials, such as bandages, needles, etc. Maintain an adequate inventory of appropriate medical supplies and take action to obtain new or replace old medical emergency equipment. Perform audiometric testing, establish baseline data and perform annual follow-up testing. Assist with the hearing conservation program; ensure that protective equipment is appropriate and properly used. Prepare accident reports in coordination with the supervisors and maintain records of all personnel treated. Maintain OSHA records concerning reportable illnesses and injuries. Perform pre-employment health and drug screen. Review physician reports on employee’s health, workers’ compensation insurance claims, medical restrictions on employee’s work and the policies and procedures of the medical department.

Required skills:

  • CPR and hearing conservation training preferred.

  • Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records.

  • Work 40+ hours per week, including Saturdays, in all areas of the plant.

  • Bi-lingual speaking preferred.

  • Be able to react effectively in medical emergency situations.

  • Be able to work different hours and shifts as needed.

Education Requirements (if applicable)

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • State issued LPN/RN license is required

  • 1 year of experience in an emergency room, occupational health clinic, or other ambulatory care clinic preferred but not required.

If you have questions please contact Jennifer Glosser , Employment Manager jennifer.glosser@jbssa.com

JB S offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.

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