Employee Health Nurse (RN) | Full Time | Day Shift (4) 10hr days
Peterson Health
 Kerrville, TX

The Employee Health Nurse is responsible for the daily operations associated with employee health and occupational needs reducing Peterson Health from legal exposures by management of Federal and State Laws, i.e. OSHA requirements regarding annual trainings and use of PPE, all federal leave laws, FMLA and all ADA cases that arise. The Occupational Health Nurse is responsible for performing the following initiating and maintaining records of such activities for employee health files, including pre-employment and drug screens for Just Cause/Suspicion, immunizations, work-related injury records and all other health issues. The position also acts as the work-related injury nurse liaison between the hospital, the injured employee and the medical provider.

Required Education:
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing

Preferred Education:
Certification in Occupational Health

Required Technical Skills:
Strong Computer skills

Preferred Technical Skills:
Computer Skills: Knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs, Kronos Payroll Management System, Agility and Meditech

Required Experience:
A minimum of 1 – 3 years previous experience in Occupational Health

Preferred Experience:
3 – 5 years experience in Occupational Health, knowledge of OSHA logs and respiratory regulations, Federal Leave Laws, ADA and urine drug screen collection, knowledge of writing policies and procedures

Required Licensure /Registration /Certification:
Unrestricted Texas Registered Nurse licensure and Basic Life Support

Preferred Licensure /Registration /Certification:
Certified Occupational Health Nurse