Bechtel Corporation Clinical Nurse Practitioner - Mid Level Practitioner, BGCAPP (220345) in Richmond, Kentucky
Requisition ID: 220345
Position Title: Clinical Nurse Practitioner - Mid Level Practitioner, BGCAPP (220345)
Location: Madison Co, KY
Relocation Authorized: National - Family
US Citizenship Required: Yes
Surety Program: UAP
Other Requirements: Security Investigation, Drug/Alcohol Testing and Medical Examination, Adherence to AR (Army Regulation) 50-60, random drug and alcohol testing, Badge requirements
Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass is the systems contractor selected by the Department of Defense’s Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives program to design, build, systemize, test, operate, and close a facility to destroy the chemical weapons stockpile at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond, Kentucky. The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) will safely destroy 523 tons of mustard and nerve agent in projectiles and rockets. Neutralization followed by supercritical water oxidation is the technology selected by the Department of Defense to destroy the nerve agent, while the Explosive Destruction Technology will be used to destroy the mustard in the Blue Grass chemical weapons stockpile.
Candidates for unescorted access to the Chemical Limited Area must successfully clear National Agency Check with Local Check (NACLC). All employees are subject and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of employment. The ability to obtain/maintain access to the Blue Grass Army Depot is required. Must be physically fit and able to work safely at an operating plant. Eligible applicants must be a US Citizen and successfully go through a government screening process. Based on project goals and objectives, candidates established within our local community are desirable.
The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) is looking for a Clinical Nurse Practitioner at the Richmond, KY site location. This position will report to the Medical Director at the BGCAPP project.
This is a long-term position. Standard work schedule for this position is based on that used previously on Chemical Demilitarization sites (24 hrs on, 24 hrs off, 24 hrs on, 5 days off, repeat the rotation). BGCAPP operates on a 24/7 schedule. This position may be required to work a schedule of rotating shifts including nights, weekends or holidays.
Provides work related occupational health care services to patients. Evaluates and treats employees with injuries and/or illnesses and provides subsequent follow-up treatment as needed.
Provides medical examinations and immunizations to employees; reviews patient medical records to identify medical problems; oversees maintenance of medical histories and health maintenance reports, which is an intensive quality review process for records review and physical exam documentation.
Assists with the development, implementation and administration of preventive medicine which may include flu vaccines, x-ray examinations and blood pressure screening. Provides advice on hygiene and methods of disease prevention. Educates and counsels individuals to promote positive health behaviors, self-care, safe work behaviors and ergonomic awareness.
Supervises, as assigned, medical services staff, including responsibility for work assignments, training, and monitoring performance.
Diagnoses and manages acute and chronic work related diseases and/or conditions.
Administers or orders diagnostic tests such as x-ray and laboratory tests and interprets test results in accordance with license regulations and training/verified competence.
Responds to emergency medical situations and directs medical operations accordingly.
Administers advanced life support and stabilization in accordance with standing orders and protocols.
Administers occupational health services in accordance with standing orders and protocols.
Performs suturing or other emergency procedures to sustain life, to repair or stabilize injuries, or prevent diseases.
Writes appropriate medication prescriptions in accordance with license regulations/certifications.
Supervises the evacuation of patients as needed to ensure continuous treatment en route to other medical facilities.
Obtains medical histories from patients and performs physical exams where applicable.
Assists in administering drug and alcohol programs.
As requested reviews the ongoing adequacy of medical care; recommends the need for supplementary medical support staff, medical equipment and supplies/medications.
Assists in the coordination of activities to prevent accidents.
Participates in the education of medical support personnel, including training, development, and performance monitoring.
Maintains and prepares medical reports in accordance with applicable Workers’ Compensation claim and work site requirements.
Participates in Workers’ Compensation/insurance claims reviews, as required.
Maintains medical and first aid reports as defined in project procedures, Army requirements and OSHA Guidance.
Participates in Medical Response Team activities.
Provides medical support to the Occupational Health and Medical Surveillance programs.
Provides medical support to the Personnel Reliability Program/Surety Program.
Related Bachelor's degree and 9 years of related professional experience. In lieu of degree, 15 years of related experience.
Must be a US Citizen
Must be able to obtain and retain a site security badge
Nurse Practitioner (NP) with 4 years of direct medical experience
Licensed in Kentucky as NP or eligible for Kentucky licensure within 90 days of employment.
Possesses current healthcare provider basic life support prior to hire.
Has been a Competent Medical Authority in an Army surety program.
Currently certified as a Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist through CAOHC
Currently certified to perform spirometry testing and interpretation per NIOSH approved training course
Has taken the Toxic Chemical Training for Medical Support Personnel Course
Has taken the Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Course
Working knowledge of Army Surety program
Experience in writing site policy and procedures
Current certification in Advanced Trauma Life Support
Current certification in Advanced Burn Life Support
Previous occupational health clinical care
Occupational Health Nurse Certification
Has experience in medical continuing quality improvement processes.
Strong organizational skills; orientation to detail.
Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to motivate and work effectively with others.
Ability to react calmly, objectively and effectively in emergency situations
This project is subject to the Army Regulations (AR50-6 Chemical Surety) which governs persons performing work under the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP) and Unescorted Access Program (UAP). Depending on the work performed and the access granted a government security investigation and other physical requirements such as respirators may be mandated. Eligibility to be placed in a CPRP or UAP position requires US citizenship.
The following Surety Program marked with an “x” apply to this job:
None / No Program
_____ This position is designated as a Chemical Duty Position and is subject to the requirements of the Chemical Personnel Reliability Program (CPRP). As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a series of screenings included but not limited to: a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, medical exam and respiratory screening, and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by Army Regulations.
X This position is designated as an Unescorted Access Position (UAP). As a condition of employment, candidates and incumbents must favorably complete a series of screenings included but not limited to: a personnel security investigation, urinalysis testing, respiratory screening and must meet and maintain personnel suitability and reliability requirements established by Army Regulations.
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