Occupational Health Director (RN) - Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Responsible for coordinating, managing, planning and executing policies and procedures to provide high quality employee health services that meet all internal and external requirements.
In conjunction with Business Units and key stakeholders develops and implements plans and annual operating goals consistent with the strategic direction, objectives and policies of the Company.
Through oversight by the JBS Director of Occupational Health maintain standard medical treatment protocols and equipment/supplies to support those protocols.
Assures collection, monitoring and reporting of data and health information practices to assure proper custodianship of employee health records and trends analysis as well as all required regulatory reporting.
Assures effective case management through excellent communication with appropriate internal (Legal, JBS Occupational Health, Safety and Risk groups) and external contacts, timely and relevant medical specialty assessments and organizational strategies which maximize employee health and productivity.
Assist in the performance evaluation of the Pilgrim’s Occupational Health Departments through on-site and desk audits.
Monitors activities for and ensures compliance with laws, government regulations, OSHA requirements and JBS policies.
Responsible for providing support and guidance for proper administrative, operational and clinical training of staff with direction and support from the JBS Director of Occupational Health.
Provide direction and counsel for clinical issues that may arise and consultation with the JBS Director of Occupational Health.
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, with certification in Occupational or Public Health. Master’s degree preferred.
Five to seven years of progressive responsible professional and management experience in a large occupational or ambulatory health care facility.
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse.
Travel 50% of the time.
Direct report of the Head of Safety & Health for Pilgrim’s
Indirect reporting relationship to the JBS Director of occupational Health