Los Alamos National Laboratory Occupational Medicine Physician, ABPM (Occupational Physician 4) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Occupational Physician 4 will work as a key staff member of the Occupational Health organization to promote worker health and wellbeing at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The Occupational Physician 4 will be expected to provide exceptional service at the worker, organizational and institutional level. You will have opportunities to learn and to practice medicine in exciting fields such as: radiation emergency medicine; chemical, biologic and physical hazard exposure; ergonomics; substance abuse testing; travel health; reproductive health; population health management and others.
The Occupational Health organization is an interdisciplinary group of professionals who are committed to the principles of continual improvement and excellence in providing a holistic approach to worker wellbeing, and in demonstrating its organizational value to the institution at large. You will be expected to serve as leader and mentor on this team which includes advanced practice clinicians, occupational health nurses, clinical psychologists, behavioral health counselors, case managers, physical and occupational therapists, diagnostic technicians, health and fitness professionals, safety professionals and ergonomists.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
This position supports an institutional work force rich in diversity from a demographic, educational and experiential background. Working directly with LANL’s workforce to: perform fitness for duty evaluations; treat work related injuries and illnesses; provide after hour call support in rotation with other medical providers; perform medical surveillance and certification examinations; and triage non-occupational health issues. Other duties will include: oversight and supervision for Advanced Practice Clinicians; support of emergency response efforts; service as the subject matter expert for various medical surveillance and certification programs; service as a consultant on institutional projects or policy development as they relate to worker health; and support for the Medical Director.
Demonstrated leadership and management experience collaborating, managing, interacting, and working effectively with personnel at all levels with emphasis on continual learning and improvement, team‐building, prioritizing, managing resources, and meeting organizational objectives and deadlines.
Demonstrated recent experience in the practice of direct patient care and management of complex occupational cases in the setting of an occupational medicine clinic(s).
Demonstrated recent experience with periodic certification and health surveillance examinations.
Demonstrated experience providing supervision and support for Advanced Practice Clinicians.
Demonstrated experience in the review, analysis and interpretation of diagnostic testing including, but not limited to laboratory work, electrocardiogram, pulmonary function testing, audiometry, vision testing, and fitness assessments.
Working knowledge of Occupational Health regulations and standards, including but not limited to all applicable OSHA standards.
Demonstrated passion for worker well-being and population health management.
Competency in using an electronic medical record.
MD or DO
Position typically requires a minimum of 5 years of recent clinical experience in Occupational Medicine.
Position typically requires board certification by the American Board of Preventive Medicine in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Masters of Public Health, or at least fifteen hours of graduate level courses in areas of biostatistics, epidemiology, social and behavioral science, health service administration and environmental health science combined.
Eligibility to obtain and maintain NM Medical License, NM Board of Pharmacy and DEA license.
Current certification for National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners through FMCSA.
Current certification as Medical Review Officer.
Demonstrated experience with emergency preparedness support.
Working knowledge of hazards related to biologic, chemical, physical and radiologic hazards.
Demonstrated contributions to the development of health and wellness programs.
Understanding of office and non-office ergonomic science.
Understanding of exercise science, and interpretation of tactical fitness assessments
Experience with customer service improvement projects.
Experience with performance improvement projects.
Commitment to growth as an ideal team player
Familiarity with DOE health and safety standards
Working knowledge of worker fitness for duty and work ability.
This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year .
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
§ Dental and vision insurance
§ Free basic life and disability insurance
§ Paid maternity and parental leave
§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs
§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. SeeDOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.
Incentive Compensation Program: Position is eligible to participate in the Triad Incentive Compensation Program.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Appointment Type
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Vacancy Name: IRC86971
Organization Name OSH-OH/ Occupational Health
Minimum Salary 150700
Maximum Salary 261000
Req ID: IRC86971