Occupational Health Nurse Case Manager

Location:  Livermore, CA
Category:  Administrative/Management
Organization:  ES&H
Posting Requirement:  External w/ US Citizenship
Job ID: 107120
Job Code: Registered Nurse - Occ Health (541.3)
Date Posted: May 12 2020
LLNL $500 Referral Program Eligible

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Join us and make YOUR mark on the World!

Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2020 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!

We have an opening for an Occupational Health Nurse Case Manager. You will be responsible for operational oversight and coordination of the Laboratory’s site wide Return-to-Work Program, in addition to the development and delivery of occupational health injury and illness services, medical surveillance/certification examinations, health maintenance/education programs, health fairs and flu clinics.  You will also act as the Health Services Department (HSD) Infection Control Preventionist. You will interact with affected employees, supervisors, line management, industrial hygienists, safety officers, medical professionals, and the risk manager.  This position is in the Health Services Department within the Environmental Safety and Health (ES&H) Directorate.

Essential Duties
- Provide operational oversight and coordination of LLNL’s Return-to-Work Program, supporting reasonable accommodations in compliance with Federal and State Law.
- Assess, analyze and evaluate occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses, and initiate appropriate first aid clinical treatments.
- Conduct physical examination workups, including phlebotomy, EKG, spirometry, audiometry and vision tests.
- Conduct health hazard evaluations, including worksite evaluations, and train and counsel patients on preventive healthcare.
- Provide technical leadership and oversite of the work of medical technicians.
- Responsible for assuring facility and work activity safety risks are identified and managed to preserve and protect the health and safety of HSD staff.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing or equivalent combination of education and related work experience.
- Possess a valid California Registered Nurse license.
- Experience in disability case management.
- Clinical nursing experience in an occupational health, emergency room or urgent care setting.
- Proficient with phlebotomy and intravenous therapy.
- Possess or eligible for current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
- Proven ability to work both independently and as a team member with strong effective interpersonal skills.
- Demonstrated advanced interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills necessary to interact effectively with a diverse workforce.

Desired Qualifications
- COHN (Certified Occupational Health Nurse), CCM(Certified Case Manager), MICN (Medical Intensive Care Nurse), or other advanced certification.
- Formal training or certification in disability case management.
- Certified in Spirometry and Audiometry.

Pre-Placement Medical Exam:  A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

Pre-Employment Drug Test:  External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.  This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Security Clearance:  This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) L-level clearance.

If you are selected, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter.  In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing.  L-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship.  If you hold multiple citizenships (U.S. and another country), you may be required to renounce your non-U.S. citizenship before a DOE L or Q clearance will be processed/granted.

Note:   This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE).  LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applying cutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance.  The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $2.3 billion, employing approximately 6,900 employees.

 

LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.