Christiansburg, VA

Occupational Health Nurse – Christiansburg, VA

Job Description:

Occupational Health Nurse
Contract Date: March 2024 – permanent
Day Shift: 16 hours per week (2) 8-hour shifts

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Administers professional nursing care to sick and/or injured employees
  • Performs and evaluates various clinical and diagnostic tests
  • Assists plant physician
  • Interviews and documents the medical history of employees
  • Works effectively with the Health Services team and other departments
  • Maintains appropriate medical records to ensure quality and accuracy
  • Performs and documents physical exams
  • Adheres to common practices and procedures throughout the department
  • Maintains equipment and supplies
  • Assists with the promotion of plant wellness programs
  • Works with health services customers in a knowledgeable and professional manner

Qualifications:

  • Experience in Emergency Medicine preferred.
  • Active Virginia RN License
  • Maintain composure, even in very difficult situations.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Prioritize and delegate tasks.
  • Knowledge of terminology used in the diagnosis and classification of illnesses, injuries, and disabilities.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Critically evaluate and analyze information in written materials.
  • Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Solve problems by analyzing information and using logic to address issues and problem