Director of Occupational Health

Roanoke, VA, US, 24013

Job Summary

This position will support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities.  Will be responsible for management, development, and implementation of occupational medicine services for Carilion Clinic service areas. Provides consultation to affiliates of Carilion Clinic in determining resources, options for services, and regulatory compliance issues. Develops and maintains client relationships while supporting the achievement of Carilion's business objectives, values, mission, goals, objectives, and standards of the organization. Establishes service line goals, objectives and strategies to provide cost-effective, reliable services to clients.  Ensures that services are provided in strict compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory guidelines. 

Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so.  Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.



Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.



Minimum Qualifications

Education: Registered Nurse, or Bachelor's degree in public health education, or related field.

Experience: Minimum of 10 years nursing experience. Three years minimum management experience. Experience working in industrial setting preferred.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: State of Virginia registered nursing (RN) license required.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Must be able to work independently, without direct supervision. Customer-focused philosophy of service delivery; ability/willingness to work as an integral member of a multi-skilled team. Demonstrates leadership qualities at current level of practice. Strong problem-solving and positive interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Some travel involved. Experience in working with OSHA guidelines and Va. Workers’ Compensation required. Position requires substantial walking and standing in performance of duties. Utilizes specialized equipment as needed. Has potential for exposure to body fluids and infectious diseases. Federal Breath Alcohol Technician (BAT), respirator fit testing, OSHA Hearing Conservation and Federal Drug Test Collection certifications are not required; however, must be knowledgeable of those requirements for remaining department staff. Must have excellent PC skills in MS Word, and Excel, or must be obtained.


Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 44975 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Occupational Medicine 
Shift: Variable Hours 
Shift Details: Various
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036 
Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.