This position is located at Branch Health Clinic Washington Navy Yard, Occupational Health Department. The main function of this position is providing professional nurse practitioner occupational medicine services to include examinations, observations, diagnosis, and therapy for patients with routine, acute or chronic occupational related illnesses and those requiring general health care in the prevention of work related injuries and disease.
This public notice announcement is for anticipated vacancies to be filled under the Direct Hire Authority for Certain Personnel within Department of Defense, and may be used to fill similar vacancies for up to 120 days from the date of your application. Applicants may need to reapply to be considered on future vacancies filled through this announcement.
Performs clinical practice. Performs within the scope of clinical privileges, a full range of occupational health procedures on-site using government furnished facilities, equipment, and supplies. Provides clinical support to employees in the overall assessment of health as a result of hazards in the workplace.
Conducts comprehensive case evaluations to include performing employee interviews, review of medical records, and complete medical screenings and surveillance programs to help determine the potential health effects of chemical, biological, or biomedical exposures, and potential means of abatement.
Travel Not required.
Conditions Of Employment
Must be a US Citizen.
Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit e-verify.gov
Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service.
You may be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination.
You may be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test (including marijuana) may be required. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if you fail to report to the drug test appointment or pass the test. You will be subject to random testing.
Full time, part time, intermittent, permanent, term, and/or temporary appointments are available.
Salary listed is based on a full-time work schedule; Salary will vary depending on location of the position due to different locality salary charts
You may be required to obtain and maintain a current license/certification as required for various specialties.
Work is performed in areas where potentially harmful physical and chemical agents are present (e.g. fumes, dust, heat, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and chemicals). You will be required to participate in medical surveillance programs.
You will be required to meet any applicable credentialing or privileging requirements prior to appointment.
Telework eligibility varies depending on position.
Applicants must meet the following Basic Requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualifications Standards Manual: Applicants must:
Have successfully completed a graduate or higher level degree in nursing from an accredited educational program in the area of expertise or specialty indicated by this position. Areas of specialties for positions include, but are not limited to, Acute Care, Anesthesia, Community Health, Family, Geriatric, Home Health, Midwifery, Neonatal, Oncology, Pediatric, Psychiatric, Allergy and Immunology, Women's Health, Cardiovascular, Dermatology, Occupational Health, Orthopedic, Respiratory, or other specialties identified for the position. AND
Have passed the National Council Licensure Examination. AND
Possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted license or registration as a professional nurse from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States. AND
Possess a permanent, full and unrestricted license or registration as an advanced practice professional nurse issued by a state, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
Are currently a federal employee assigned to a Nurse, 0610 SERIES position as of September 2017.
In addition to the Basic Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one or more full years of professional nursing experience that is equivalent to the next lower grade level (GS-11) or pay band in the federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector by providing nursing care for occupational and non-occupational injuries and illnesses based upon the nursing process inclusive of nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, and standardized medical protocols; recognize hazard exposure and initiate treatment and follow-up; review medical records and physical exams.
SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR: This position has a selective placement factor that will be used to screen out ineligible candidates. Failure to document possession of the selective placement factor in your resume or application documents will result in an ineligible rating. The selective placement factor is Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification.
Background checks, security clearance and drug testing required
Benefits - A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding career. Please visit http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Benefits/Pages/Default.aspx to learn more. Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent.
HOW TO APPLY: This is the fastest way! Please email your resume (no pictures or SSN, please) including beginning and ending dates, month and year, a detail description of duties performed for all experiences directly to firstname.lastname@example.org and insert vacancy number AAOHNLTA877075109895232 in the subject line.
To learn more about the position, please visit: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/PrintPreview/591356500
Internal Number: AAOHNLTA877075109895232
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