Job Details

  • Title: Occupational Health Technician
  • Code: RCI-56707
  • Location: New Brunswick New Jersey (NJ) 08933
  • Posted Date: 09/17/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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Occupational Health Technician

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the direction of a Licensed Physician and the Supervision of a Registered Nurse (OHN) and Administrative Coordinator, the Occupational Health Technician coordinates both administrative and clinical tasks to facilitate the function of the Occupational Health clinic. Proficiency in phlebotomy is required.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Office Administrative Duties:
Performs all administrative functions of the clinic including answering phones, greeting patients, chart preparation, filing, archiving of medical records.
Provides administrative support in including calendar management, appointment scheduling and office management.
Completes and tracks monthly budget reports; maintains metric databases; coordinates meetings; maintains clinic schedule; assists with projects.
Facilitates the delivery of necessary office set-up for other OH staff and partners (EAP, Wellness).

Clinical Responsibilities/Duties:
Perform basic laboratory tests, including phlebotomy, pulmonary function tests, audiometric exams, visual acuity testing, EKGs, and urine testing/drug screening.
Performs clinical duties as designated within this document in accordance with Company protocols and State Law.
Prepares employee for medical examination including chart preparation, recording vital signs and assisting the OHN and/or physician during an examination.
Prepare examination instruments and equipment, collect and prepare laboratory specimens.
Keeps examining rooms neat and clean.
Under the direction of the OHN or physician performs minor first aid treatment.
Maintains recordkeeping for medical surveillance exams
Coordinates and participates in the planning and implementation of Health and Wellness programs including, but not limited to, educational and training seminars, screening programs, and Health Profile processes.
Coordinates and/or assists with the logistics, scheduling, and publicity of Wellness programs.
Collaborates with the Occupational Health Nurse and the site Safety Professional in medical surveillance management, as needed. .
In collaboration with OHN, partners with Human Resources, Safety and site management teams to assure integrated team approach to problem solving.
Member of First Aid/Emergency Response Team


EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL INTERACTIONS:
Must be able to interact with all levels of employees and management, especially the highest level executives. Expect interaction with both internal and external contacts.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS:
Position requires inclusion into Bloodborne Pathogens program.