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Occupational Health Nurse at Alcoa USA Group

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: newburgh, Indiana





Job Description:

Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, with a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since inventing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate.

Are you seeking a career in the occupational health field that allows you to practice your RN skills while maintaining work-life balance? Alcoa has an exciting opportunity at our Warrick, IN location to assist in management of daily operations of a small medical occupational health clinic in an industrial plant of over 1,000 employees!

Meet the Team:

The Occupational Health Nurse will not only meet daily with patient walk-ins from work related injuries & illnesses but also have the opportunity to work alongside our environmental, health, and safety (EHS) department to ensure a safe work environment for all our employees.

The successful candidate will:


  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently or as a team and make autonomous decisions for on-site occupational health clinic under the supervision of the occupational medicine supervisor

  • Deliver direct clinical care and triage for acute injury and illness, and refer to external healthcare specialists as needed

  • Conduct audiometrics, pulmonary function, vision and hearing screenings, and EKG’s for Medical Surveillance.

  • Perform on-site physical assessments for pre-placement, return to work, and fitness for duty evaluations.

  • Perform urine drug screening and breath alcohol testing in accordance with company protocol.

  • Collaborate with plant EHS staff to ensure safe and healthy workplace.

  • Knowledgeable of OSHA record-ability, workers compensation, case management, and government regulations.

  • Responsible for maintenance and implementation of various Alcoa health standards and protocols: develop, implement, and evaluate acute and preventative occ health services and programs as assigned.

  • Maintain health information to safeguard confidentiality and ensure compliance with OSHA and other state and federal health regulations.

Qualifications:


  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Indiana (or eligible to obtain)

  • 5 years proven experience in Occupational Health, Emergency Room, Urgent Care or Critical Care

  • Proficient computer skills (i.e. word, excel, databases)

  • Prefer experience and knowledge of OSHA recordability, workers compensation, case management, and government regulations

  • Good interpersonal skills with all levels of employees

  • Ability to work alone and make independent decisions for on-site occupational health clinic

  • Demonstrate skill and flexibility in daily tasks and ability to learn and work collaboratively with others

  • Be willing to work infrequent evenings and weekend shifts as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

Certifications - CACOH Audiometry and NIOSH Spirometry

Union environment experience is a plus

Minimum Education Required : Associates Degree

To support our teams and their families beyond the workplace, we provide an outstanding benefits package effective day one of employment! In addition to medical benefits, we offer structured work-from-home programs, employee resource group opportunities, 401K options and a first-rate vacation plan for valuable work-life balance.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.





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