Occupational Nurse

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Amar Annamalai
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Occupational Nurse

Occupational Nurse - 00FYG Description   Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with the Monsanto Row Crop Division. Monsanto is a global and industry leader in agricultural products and is creating scientific breakthroughs around the world. At Monsanto, we are committed to recruiting and retaining the best individuals through our team-oriented culture that encourages creativity, decision-making, and entrepreneurial spirit. We are currently seeking a highly motivated Occupational Nurse at our Boone, IA facility.       Responsibilities:  

  • A leader in site sponsored ES&H activities with specific accountability for implementation and management of the Monsanto Occupational Medicine (OM) Fundamental Requirements
  • Defined pre-placement, periodic, return to work, fitness for duty, and exit medical examinations
  • Management of health care providers, assessment of medical examination results, and necessary follow up; facilitate documentation of medical restrictions, facilitate determination of appropriate accommodations and necessary clinical follow up with site management and HR
  • Ensure all clinical findings and follow up recommendations and re-evaluations are followed
  • Assessment and follow up of work related injuries supporting and working with company ESH, workers comp carrier and risk management
  • Management of hearing conservation, respirator use, and DOT programs
  • Management of other OM fundamental requirements such as emergency medical response and blood borne pathogens
  • Provide support/lead Ergonomics program
  • Develop, coordinate, implement, workers education about relevant OM issues; allergies in the work place, heat stress, management of minor injuries, determination of referral for further medical care
  • Work with ESH/IH to coordinate findings with clinical actions, documentation
  • Support/lead efforts to implement and train other health care initiatives
  • Conduct periodic inspections, observations, safety meetings
  • Promote a zero accident tolerance standard for safety
  • Spend significant amount of time in plant operations, and in the field.
  • Perform other duties as directed by management

Qualifications   Required Skills / Experiences  

  • Registered Nurse (RN) with valid license to practice medicine; 3 plus years experience
  • Experience in clinical Occupational Medicine, workers compensation and management of medical provider performance
  • Certified to practice in the USA and in good standing with the State Board of Nursing
  • Current CPR certificate, trained in emergency response development and implementation
  • Able to travel to other seed sites and production areas
  • Result orientated with personnel and leadership abilities
  • Capable to clearly present information and influence or persuade others through oral and written communications

  Desired Skills  

  • Certified by NIOSH respirator examinations, CAOHC certified
  • Certified in wellness field
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Bilingual communications - Spanish language
  • Audit experience
  • MS degree preferred

Job   Seed Production Primary Location North America-USA-Iowa-Boone Organization   US Row Crops_51014079 Schedule   Full-time

Deadline: Wednesday, 5 June 2013

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