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RN - Senior Health Management Advisor*

Posting Start Date: Sep 4, 2022

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

Reporting to the V-P Health Management, the Senior Health Management Advisor’s mission is to support Cascades' strategy and business objectives by developing a preventive approach to health management that will help maintain a healthy and high-performance workforce for all the Cascades facilities in the United-States. You collaborate with the HR management team on managing work attendance by providing them the required support in the medical and administrative follow-up of files and by ensuring rigorous management of health-related costs. You also conduct follow-up examinations and plan a safe and sustainable return to work of employees. Finally, you will be called upon to make ergonomic, preventive and corrective recommendations, and to promote programs aimed at modifying employees’ behavioral habits and achieving the company's sustainable health objectives. Travel is necessary throughout the US and some travel to Canada may be required. 

The ideal candidate can be located near any of our facilities throughout the US, and is not limited to the location specified in this job posting.

Your responsibilities

  • Provide significant support for disability and case management throughout our facilities in the US
  • Qualify and collaborate with outside resources for program development, such as healthcare providers, third-party administrators, EAP suppliers, legal advisors, regulatory agencies, etc.
  • Advise the Human Resources team members on best practices for on-site health case management
  • Guide HR Business Partners and employees on physical and mental health issues and guiding them towards the appropriate resources
  • Conduct examinations prior to and during employment 
  • Participate in health promotion activities to optimize health of our workforce as per the mutual agreements and current legislations and regulations
  • Analyze industrial hygiene reports and follow up on the recommendations

Your background and strengths

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as Registered Nurse 
  • Advanced degree in Science or Nursing is preferred 
  • Occupational health and safety experience
  • Extended knowledge of benefit insurance is considered an asset
  • Ability to support and advise business partners on occupational health and safety issues
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is a definite asset
  • Excellent customer service skills and an ability to work with diverse internal and external partners
  • Proven ability to play a leadership role in complex, delicate situations
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to set priorities
  • Ability to communicate in French and Spanish is an asset

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will fairly consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.


About Cascades 

Being part of Cascades means revealing the full potential of matter, people and ideas. We are a source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been offering sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in terms of packaging, hygiene and recovery. Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 business units located in North America and Europe.


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