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Cummins Inc. Occupational Health Associate - Specialist - Hourly 3rd Shift Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Occupational Health Associate - Specialist - Hourly 3rd Shift Columbus, Indiana


No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

Administers occupational health programs for the site. Manages and trains site emergency response teams. Provides occupational and non-work related medical care for employees on an as-needed basis.

Provides initial assessment and initial primary care for injuries and illness within the facility and on the grounds; provides medical coverage during disaster evacuation drills, disaster evacuation responses, spills, fires, and site special events; documents and files all responses as required; maintains medical information and records in a confidential manner.

Administers injury management and return-to-work program for all site employees; liaises with Cummins clinic for work and non-work related injuries and illnesses; manages the site’s worker compensation program and coordinates with risk manager for claims management and case review.

Manages site emergency response teams; facilitates monthly meetings; leads training; conducts drills and table top exercises; participates in incident

investigations with health, safety, and environmental team members.

Administers the site hearing conservation program, including audiometric testing and hearing protection training and fitting; administers site prescription safety

glasses and safety shoe programs;

Maintains Occupational Safety and Health Administration Form 300 log; initiates and assigns corrective actions once an incident has been reported; runs

standard and ad hoc medical data reports for management; maintains medical data on a daily basis.

Participates in monthly Southern Indiana medical team meetings; works with others to administer ergonomic programs and conducts work station evaluations.

Trains employees on first aid; participates in new hire orientation; coordinates the maintenance of and orders first aid equipment, medical equipment, and

related supplies and services; train employees on blood borne pathogens; leads safety committee meetings; leads emergency response team meetings.

Coordinates other health-related site activities such as Weight Watchers, blood drives

Coordinates related financial activities such as tracking charges and charge backs; interfaces with financial systems; manages the purchase order placements

for the team; analyzes, compares, and reports related financial data.

Initiates, develops, leads, and participates in improvement procedures; actively participates in self- and team audits and resulting corrective actions.

May develop and conduct training programs.

Works within the team to identify team member weaknesses and gaps to bring the overall performance of the team to a high level of performance.

Understands the structure of the organization and maintains a strong network across departments; draws on network to answer questions, solve problems, and

successfully execute responsibilities.

Demonstrates confidentiality in execution of all responsibilities.

Performs other duties as required, to get the job done.

Travel as required by the work.

Compensation and Benefits:

Benefits: Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify:

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Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities

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Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma, GED or equivalent required.

Registered Nurse, State Certified Emergency Medical Technician.


Certification and at least two years of experience required.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Columbus Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Aug 6, 2019, 1:43:16 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190003AM