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Occupational Health Nurse

Amgen
Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
  • Job Code
    116956935
Amgen

Job ID: R-90176
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

Coordinate the plant infirmary and medical services and EHSS programs activities. Deliver direct care to associate with occupational injuries/illness, performance of medical surveillance programs to align with regulations, wellness activities participation, medical documentation and other related activities. Promote the health and safety of all associates.

FUNCTIONS**
  • Provide primary nursing care for occupational injuries and illness.
  • Also refer associates to company physician as required by patient's condition.
  • Maintain associate medical information on file as required by Government regulations.
  • Coordinate and perform post-offer vision screening tests for inspectors and any other required testing.
  • Performs RTW medical evaluation and case management of Leave of Absent cases with Amgen Benefit Center Program.
  • Coordinate the Medical Surveillance Program based on occupational exposures, including Ergonomic Case Management.
  • Purchase and maintain a current supply of medications, equipment and medical supplies.
  • Promote and coordinate EHSS/Health Education activities.
  • Ensure accurate OSHA and local regulation recordkeeping and assist in the preparation of Incident Reports.
  • Timely completion of assigned trainings.


** Other functions may be assigned.

Education/Licenses:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
  • Professional Licensed Register Nurse from PR Nursing Board.
  • Member of the PR Nursing Association.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Occupational Health Nursing Certification from the PR Nursing Board
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the occupational setting.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist
  • NIOSH Approved Spirometry Training


Proficiencies/skills:

  • People oriented skills
  • Personal computer, work processing, spreadsheets and presentations applications.


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PI116956935

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-90176<br/><b>Location: </b>Juncos, PR, US 00777<br/><br/>Coordinate the plant infirmary and medical services and EHSS programs activities. Deliver direct care to associate with occupational injuries/illness, performance of medical surveillance programs to align with regulations, wellness activities participation, medical documentation and other related activities. Promote the health and safety of all associates.<br><br>FUNCTIONS**<br><ul><li>Provide primary nursing care for occupational injuries and illness.</li><li>Also refer associates to company physician as required by patient's condition.</li><li>Maintain associate medical information on file as required by Government regulations.</li><li>Coordinate and perform post-offer vision screening tests for inspectors and any other required testing.</li><li>Performs RTW medical evaluation and case management of Leave of Absent cases with Amgen Benefit Center Program.</li><li>Coordinate the Medical Surveillance Program based on occupational exposures, including Ergonomic Case Management.</li><li>Purchase and maintain a current supply of medications, equipment and medical supplies.</li><li>Promote and coordinate EHSS/Health Education activities.</li><li>Ensure accurate OSHA and local regulation recordkeeping and assist in the preparation of Incident Reports.</li><li>Timely completion of assigned trainings.</li></ul><br><br>** Other functions may be assigned.<br><br><b><b>Education/Licenses:</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Bachelor's degree in Nursing.</li><li>Professional Licensed Register Nurse from PR Nursing Board.</li><li>Member of the PR Nursing Association.</li></ul><br><br><b><b>Preferred Qualifications:</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Occupational Health Nursing Certification from the PR Nursing Board</li><li>Minimum 2 years of experience in the occupational setting.</li><li>Bilingual (English/Spanish)</li><li>Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist</li><li>NIOSH Approved Spirometry Training</li></ul><br><br><b>Proficiencies/skills:</b><br><br><ul><li>People oriented skills</li><li>Personal computer, work processing, spreadsheets and presentations applications.</li></ul><br><br>Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.<br><br>We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br>Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/OanAp1H1dXbxHDqdupBkx"> <p>PI116956935</p>

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