This position is responsible for providing primary and emergency care for occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses; assisting with required health assessments for specified programs; conducting required screening tests such as drug and alcohol testing, spirometry testing or audiometric testing; maintaining OSHA, state and employee health records; adhering to the highest standard of confidentiality; participating in plant safety and ergonomic programs; assisting with health promotion, education and training programs; identifying and assisting with workers' compensation cases and assisting with maintenance and documentation of workers' compensation files; and performing other duties as assigned.
Education: Completion of a licensed practical/vocational nursing program, required. Current unrestricted state license as a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse required.
Experience: 1 plus years' experience in the performance of nursing skills relative to occupational health nursing or relevant nursing field preferred.
Basic computer skills. Ability to work with an electronic medical documentation system.
Strong verbaland written communication skills and strong problem solving and organizational skills.
Travel: Occasional travel to local clinic/hospital.
Tyson Foods, Inc.