Occupational Health Professional

ALLSTAFF

Occupational Health Professional

 

Job Overview:

This position is responsible for leading three main program areas including Wellness, Ergonomics, and Workers Compensation. The position will be responsible to ensure that the Wellness of our employees is a top priority, return to work program, case management of work-related injuries.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Implement Wellness programs that have risk factors in the community.
  • Implement on-site clinics for flu, blood pressure, blood sugar, and others to emphasize employee wellness.
  • Standardize pre-employment physicals.
  • Evaluate workstation ergonomics and partner with Manufacturing Engineering and Continuous Improvement teams to develop corrective actions that eliminate or reduce ergonomic risk factors while maintaining a productive work environment.
  • Be a member of the first responders team and be willing to provide immediate emergency care for employees.
  • Accident investigations with the supervisors and employees.
  • Return to Work program.
  • Manage workers compensation and employee work restrictions.
  • Promote a zero-injury culture in daily interactions with employees and stretching program.
  • Serve as a member of the safety committee
  • Provide first aid care for employees.
  • Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Interact effectively at all levels within the organization.
  • Direct experience in an industrial manufacturing environment is a plus.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Excellent follow through and time management skills.
  • Knowledge of New Hampshire’s workers compensation program.
  • Knowledge of Gensuite a plus.

 

Required Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Nursing, Physical Therapy, or other closely related occupational health science with a minimum of 7-10 years of related experience.
  • Possess one or more of the following credentials – COHN, MSN, DNP, DPT, CPE, or CEAS