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Caterpillar Corporate

Occupational Health Nurse

Caterpillar Corporate - Little Rock, AR

The Occupational Health Nurse III (OHN III) is an advanced nurse generalist responsible for the daily clinic administration and delivery of occupational nursing practices in either, a) a large high-volume multidisciplinary medical clinic/shift or b)a smaller stand-alone focus facility clinic where he/she is required to operate with significant autonomy and individual accountability.   This position serves as a highly skilled, autonomous occupational health nurse within the Corporate Medical Department. Incumbents typically have previous general healthcare, acute care, or occupational health experience. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated career progression through successively more advanced and complex administrative and clinical positions.   Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: The delivery of comprehensive nursing services related to employee illness and injury Functions as an autonomous nurse with the ability to respond independently to the majority of clinical and administrative demands. Seeks consultation and expert support when needed Responds to and even leads on-site medical emergency response Acts as the local liaison with contracted occupational health providers Assumes responsibility for clinical administration, including the delegation of some basic duties to other clinic staff. Activities may include but are not limited to maintaining clinic order, delivering new employee orientation presentations, and maintaining metrics, measurements and documentation for corporate Medical functions via paper records and/or the HR data system (PeopleSoft) Acts the liaison between local facility and the Corporate Medical Department to ensure medical services meet the expectations of the facility leadership and the employees Supports local Human Resources and facility leadership in their initiatives toward health, safety, productivity and engagement. May service on the local Emergency Response Team (ERT) Supports Disability Case Management activities Supports medical staff and outside entities in determining the work-relatedness of injuries, complying with governmental regulations, and conducting investigations Supports the delivery of wellness communication and on-site wellness programming Engages in a supportive role in special projects and program delivery Conducts DOT drug testing and fit-for-duty evaluations Conducts OSHA mandated and other surveillance exams Seeks ways to innovate, improve and create best-in-class occupational medical practices  Basic Qualifications: Licensed as a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse Top Candidates Will Also Have: Bachelor's degree or extensive experience Knowledge in various areas of occupational health and Human resources 3 to 5 years of progressively responsible job-related experience in occupational medicine or acute care Outstanding clinical skills and judgment Strong interpersonal and communication skills Well-organized Able to work autonomously with limited direct supervision Ability to maintain confidentiality Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Able to learn and manipulate various on-line databases QualificationsRelocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.

12 days 17 hours ago

Caterpillar Corporate


Occupational Health Nurse Caterpillar Corporate - Little Rock, AR, United States


Location: Little Rock, AR

Company Profile:
For 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2015 sales and revenues of $47.011 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three product segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment.