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Occupational Health Nurse
POCATELLO ID 83206
Category: Transportation, Automotive
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Job code: lhw-e0-89654132

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  Job posted:   Wed May 16, 2018
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Occupational Health Nurse

**Description**
Implements and coordinates Health and Medical activities including medical case management, regulatory compliance, and preventive health activities. Serves as the Health and Medical resource for the Operating Department. This position will require approximately 50% travel with overnight stays throughout an assigned territory. This position will also be on-call 24/7 Monday-Friday and rotate weekends.
**Accountabilities**
* Clinical resource for employees and management providing nursing services including assessment, management and documentation of occupational and non-occupational illness and injury.
* Contact for work units on all issues related to Health and Medical Services. Provide information and resolution to health related issues. Coordinates with appropriate partners to ensure issues are resolved.
* Assist work units with identifying, evaluating and implementing accommodations and return to work options for employees with restricted duty.
* Provide case management services for both on-duty and off-duty injury/illness including follow-up and referrals. Act as gatekeeper for health services, rehabilitation, return to work and case management issues.
* Assist work units with job analysis, early safe return to work and identify/assist with implementation of transitional work.
* Coordinate and implement Health Management activities in the local work unit including health risk assessment, health education, behavior modification, and health improvement activities.
* Coordinate onsite occupational health testing including scheduling of mobile testing units, onsite regulatory testing and additional testing when requested by Health and Medical Services.
* Develops local network of health providers, evaluates quality of care, and provides education related to railroad policies, processes, and programs.
* Provide assistance to Health and Medical Services Senior Management regarding a wide range of health services and activities when necessary.
**Qualifications**
**Required**
* Certified Registered Nurse liscensed in the state where located
* Drivers license required for this position.
**Preferred**
* A Bachelor of Science - Nursing degree from an accredited nursing program
* 1 year(s) experience / knowledge in a management / professional position focusing on disability management practices and return to work techniques
* On-call 24/7 Monday - Friday and rotate weekends
* 5 year(s) experience in the following medical areas nursing experience in occupational health, emergency services, or community health
* Advanced communication skills
* Proficient Microsoft Suite skills
* Certified Case Manager
* Certified in Occupational Health Nursing
* Occupational Hearing Conservationist
**Department**
Operating Services handles the core function of Union Pacific - delivering transportation services. The Operating Department is the largest department with more than 47,000 employees throughout 20 service units providing world-class service to customers. Operating Services strives to run a safe, incident-free workplace, while providing consistent and reliable rail service.
**Company**
Union Pacific is one of America's premier transportation and logistics companies, linking 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country and serving many of the fastest-growing U.S. cities. Generations of Americans have built successful careers at Union Pacific and in the process, they've helped build a nation - delivering lumber for our homes, food for our tables, energy for our power plants and the countless raw materials and finished goods that supply the American way of life.
*Location:* Pocatello, ID
*Closing Date:* 05/31/2018 at 11:59 PM Central Time
*Job Open To:* Internal and External Candidates

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