Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner – Colorado Springs, CO

Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner

Colorado Springs Utilities

Colorado Springs, CO



Please note that this position will be filled as either a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner depending on the licensure of the successful candidate.

Who We Are

  • One of the largest four-service public utilities in the nation (over 500,000 customers)

  • A national leader in reliability (power on an average of 99.991% of the time)

  • Diamond Designation recipient from the American Public Power Association – a utility leader in reliability, safety, workforce development, and system improvements

  • Located at the base of the Rocky Mountains in the most desired city to live in the United States (U.S. News & World Report, 2022)

How Will You Make an Impact?

Our Safety and Health team is seeking a Physician Assistant  or Nurse Practitionerwho is passionate about high-quality occupational health care and dedicated to supporting the wellness and safety of our employees. In this role, you will evaluate and treat work-related occupational injuries and illnesses, coordinate follow-up medical care, manage case histories, perform medical surveillance and examinations, produce health examination reports, and review test results. Some of the additional ways in which you will make an impact include:

  • Providing medical services, including health evaluations, diagnosis, treatment, prescribing medications, and ordering referrals

  • Conducting phone and in-person triage of injured employees to determine and arrange proper disposition of employees to hospital, clinic, home or return to work

  • Performing Commercial Driver's License (CDL) medical certifications and post-offer, pre-placement physical examinations

  • Collaborating with the City of Colorado Springs's Occupational Health Clinic, Physical Therapy, and Workers' Compensation

  • Performing testing and evaluation for Hearing Conservation Program in accordance with OSHA and CAOHC, Pulmonary Clearance and Respirator Fit Testing in accordance with OSHA, and to support the asbestos monitoring program

  • Performing medical office administration and records management

  • Collaborating on department and occupational health policies, procedures, and programs with safety engineering, ergonomics, and industrial hygiene

Who You Are

  • Relevant and progressively responsible clinical experience providing medical services and care for occupational injuries, or primary/urgent/emergency care services for the adult population

  • Graduate of an accredited Nursing or Physician Assistant program

  • Active license, in good standing, to practice as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the State of Colorado

  • Possession of current State and Federal DEA certification and the legal ability to prescribe schedule II-V medications/narcotics

  • Possession of Basic Life Support (BLS) certifications

  • NCCPA Board Certification, and possession of either AANPCB or ANCC

  • Experience performing Audiograms, Lung Function Testing, Respirator Fit Testing, and Vision Testing

  • Colorado Workers' Compensation Level 1 accredited, or the ability to become accredited within three (3) months of hire

  • Registered with National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners or become certified within three (3) months of hire

  • Knowledge of Colorado Workers' Compensation system and Colorado Medical Treatment Guidelines is valued


Colorado Springs Utilities

121 S Tejon – 5th Floor

Colorado Springs

Colorado United States

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