Monday , May 20 2024

Amazon Jobs – Onsite Medical Representative

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Job Description:

The Amazon Workplace Health & Safety (WHS) team aims to provide tools, resources, and environments that support safe, efficient, healthy behaviors and encourage employees to proactively manage their health and wellbeing. To support these goals, Amazon is seeking an experienced and innovative Onsite Medical Representative (OMR) to join our team. In this position, you will work closely with the WHS site manager, WHS specialist, and Injury Prevention Specialist (IPS). You will be required to independently evaluate and provide first aid (e.g., for musculoskeletal injuries), advise Amazon Associates (AAs) on occupational and non-occupational injuries, have great verbal communication skills, and be able to connect with AAs, as well as Amazon Managers. You should enjoy learning and applying your knowledge about health & wellness to provide care for AAs on a daily basis. You will refer care to outside medical providers as needed, and learn about OSHA regulations, risk, and analysis. Practical ergonomics experience is advantageous. However, ergonomics topics will also be covered in ongoing training.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Minimize the AA risk of injury through awareness, education and proactive engagement.
  • Spend frequent time on the warehouse floor to interact and engage with AAs and managers to coach on observed at-risk work habits.
  • Follow direction, policy, and procedures.
  • Facilitate and maintain the workers’ compensation and return to work process for associates with work related injuries.
  • Work in and embrace inclusive and diverse atmosphere.
  • Maintain composure in emergencies and lead emergency response at the site.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly environment.
  • Multitask and have exceptional time management skills.
  • Willing to be trained to teach first aid, CPR, and AED certification classes.
  • Provide daily activity logs and end of shift reports.
  • Display professional behavior.
  • Monitor and ensure appropriate medical supply inventory is maintained. Participate in special projects and ad hoc tasks as assigned.
  • Develop a first aid care plan for AAs recovering from an injury, focused on injury improvement, including self-care instructions as needed.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Maintain all records of care provided to AAs.
  • Provide triage, first aid, and/or referral to outside medical providers, if indicated.
  • Work flexible shifts which could include days, nights, and/or weekends.

Job Requirements:

  • High school or equivalent diploma
  • Experience coaching on body mechanics
  • Experience with an industrial wellness program
  • Experience with OSHA regulations
  • Proficient in digital recordkeeping
  • Experience with Workers Compensation
  • Passion for promoting health and wellness
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience managing musculoskeletal disorders
  • Experience in ergonomics
  • Valid current State EMT-Basic Certification from the Department of Health AND/OR the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) AND/OR Valid Provincial Primary Care Paramedic Certification from the Ministry of Health AND/OR the Canadian Organization of Paramedic Regulators
  • Must have a valid card evidencing successful completion of a first aid, CPR, and AED course from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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