Occupational and environmental health nursing is the specialty practice that provides for and delivers health and safety services to employees, employee populations and community groups. The practice focuses on promotion and restoration of health, prevention of illness and injury, and protection from occupational and environmental hazards. Occupational and environmental health nurses (OHN) make independent nursing judgments in providing health care services within this autonomous specialty. The Occupational Health Nurse is responsible for identifying alterations in health and providing cost-effective clinical care and case management for adult health care workers. OHNs are advocates for employees, promoting safe and healthy environments in which to work and live. The RN is responsible for supervising, delegating and directing care provided by licensed practical nurses and unlicensed assistive personnel. The RN coordinates care between professional disciplines as needed. Department-based activities that contribute to a positive professional and work environment are performed.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Motor Vehicle Operator Designation:
Employees in this position will operate vehicles for an assigned business purpose as a "non-frequent driver."
NOTE: A frequent driver is defined as one who uses his/her personal or Shands automobile
a) at least once daily, b) at least five individual trips per week or c) drives, on average, over 150 miles per week in the performance of his/her job.
Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $25.48
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $35.54
We invite you to join our team! Our work and passion for excellence are intended to have an impact beyond the communities in which we serve. You may apply for a maximum of 10 positions at any given time. For general application process topics please review our Frequently Asked Questions. For technical assistance please contact Human Resources at 352-265-0441.
UF Health Shands Hospital is committed to diversity as a competitive advantage in attracting top talent from across the nation and around the world. We believe in sharing knowledge, learning from one another, valuing different opinions, and celebrating the things that make each one of us unique in our own right. UF Health Shands Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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