PHYSICIAN (OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE)
Portsmouth, VA
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Job Description

    Duties

    Summary



    In this position you will provide comprehensive Occupational Health programs to all personnel. This center is a heavy industrial work area. Employees may be firefighters, security personnel, ordnance maintenance personnel, refurbishers of torpedoes, nuclear engineers, welders, machinists and painters. The diverse workforce and heavy industrial nature of the work place requires a wide range of Occupational Health Program elements.

    Responsibilities

    • Conduct Occupational Health Program medical examinations for pre-employment, fitness for duty, medical surveillance, special duty certification, job certification requirements, and more.
    • Serve as an occupational medicine consultant regarding hazardous conditions or exposures, interpretation of medically related regulations, occupation exposures to infectious agents, etc.
    • Responsible for hearing conservation program; walk in services for injury or illness; program; performing examination for Commercial Motor Vehicle drivers.
    • Provide comprehensive occupational medicine evaluation and management of workers to include consultations, diagnosis, treatment and prevention planning for those at risk for occupational and environmental disease conditions.
    • Conduct worksite evaluations, to include work sites on aircraft carriers and submarines. Personnel protective equipment such as hardhat, safety glasses and steel toe shoes may be required.
    • Responsible for worker medical surveillance programs (e.g. asbestos, lead, cadmium, beryllium, ionizing radiation, etc.).
    Job Type Part Time