209802 - Occupational Health Nurse 3
Industry
PRO
Region
CA-Bay Area
City
Sunnyvale
State
CA
Rate
Up to $44.34 DOE
Duration
24 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking an Occupational Health Nurse 3 for a contract opportunity in Sunnyvale, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
o Respond to emergencies and administer first aid to employees for job related illnesses and injuries.
o Deliver OSHA and job/site/contract required surveillance program services (i.e. hearing conservation, respiratory protection, visual acuity, bloodborne pathogens, biological monitoring, etc.) to identified employee populations in collaboration with Environmental Health and Safety. Note: most of these services are performed offsite by an outside clinic, but the nurse will be responsible for scheduling, obtaining and reviewing all results from the clinic.
o Maintain accurate recordkeeping in electronic medical records system (Cority) in compliance with OSHA requirements.
o Dispense OTC Medications.
o Work with industrial toxicology and/or hygienists to recognize environmental factors and/or stresses in or from the workplace that may cause sickness, impaired health, or discomfort among the workers. Nurse will assist in providing appropriate training to management and employees.
o Maintain compliance with laws, regulations and standards governing occupational health and safety for employees and the workplace.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
o At least 5+ years of experience as a Registered Nurse with Associate of Science in Nursing
o Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, e-mail and internet navigation
o Strong presentation skills
o Ability to work independently or with a team on special projects
o Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
o Strong attention to detail
o Ability to perform a variety of tasks simultaneously
o Ability to maintain confidential documents and information
o Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects at one time under tight deadlines
o Ability to function within all levels of organization and at various locations
o CPR/BLS

PREFERRED:
o Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
o 2+ years in occupational health
o Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC)
o Spirometry (NIOSH approved course optimal)
o Certified Occupational Health Nurse (COHN)
o Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
School must be accredited.

HOURS:
Part-time. 100% On-Site. Hours: Thursday-Friday, 6:00am-3:00pm - may be asked to provide additional support to cover time off of other nurses.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
LaVada Pulley
lpulley@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x260 or (800) 927-9318 x260

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.