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Safety Management Consultant - Healthcare Ergonomics and Safe Patient Handling

Location:  Newark, New Jersey area

General Description:

MEMIC is seeking a healthcare or safety professional with expertise in ergonomics, specifically with safe patient handling. If you enjoy teaching, mentoring and motivating others in making their workplace and patients safer, this might be the opportunity for you! Our Safety Management Consultants partner with our policyholders to identify, assess and evaluate health and safety exposures in their workplace. They work together in educating and training staff to help mitigate these risks for happier and safer employees. 

Responsibilities:
  • Making appointments and setting a schedule, physical field assessments and consultation for initial and prospective customers.
  • Conduct training on a variety of ergonomic and safety topics including proper use of safe patient handling equipment.
  • Document exposures and their control or lack thereof, providing appropriate action steps needed to improve the risk. Reports are provided to agents, customers and internal users.
  • Follow-up on action plans through revisits for the consultation and training process and building strong business partnerships.
  • Build positive relationships with customers, agents and internal departments such as Claims and Underwriting through clear written and oral communications.
  • Adhering to Department, Company Performance Standards, and ANSI/IACET standards.


Requirements:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Human Factors/Ergonomics, Safety Engineering or similar technical field or equivalent in education and experience.
  • Experience with safe patient handling program and healthcare ergonomics required.
  • Specialized training and/or experience in utilizing safe patient handling equipment.
  • Experience with loss control consulting in healthcare, hospitality and education is a plus.
  • A proven track record of effective performance in the field of specialization is critical to the success of the consultant and the customer.
  • Designations relevant to the field of specialization are preferred and strongly encouraged; i.e., CSPHP, CSP, COHN, MS Degree in specialty, etc.

How to Apply:
  Apply by sending resume to hr@memic.com. You can also call 1-800-660-1306.