Health Technician (Medical Assistant) - Delegated Exam

Company Name:
Department Of Health And Human Services
The Indian Health Service (IHS) is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). The IHS goal is to raise Indian health status to the highest possible level. IHS provides leadership and direction to programs and activities designed to improve health outcomes to over 1.9 million AI/AN through a system of IHS, Tribal, and Urban operated facilities and programs.
READVERTISEMENT - This position is being readvertised to solicit additional applicants. If you previously applied you do not need to re-apply unless you are updating your application. A 2nd vacancy has been added
The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior''s definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Serve as a Health Technician (or Medical Assistant) for the Elko Service Unit in Elko, Nevada.
Other Details:
No government housing available.
Position covered by PL 101-630, Indian Child Protection & Family Violence Prevention Act.
Bargaining Unit covered position.
This position is also being announced under Announcement# IHS-R2-PX-1041841-ESEP/MP for those who want to be considered under the Merit Promotion Plan or Excepted Service Examining Plan. If you wish to be considered under all hiring plans (internal and external) you must submit an application to both job opportunity announcements.
Job Title: Health Technician (Medical Assistant) - Delegated Exam
Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number: IHS-R2-PX-1042418-DE
SALARY RANGE: $31,628.00 to $41,122.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, April 14, 2014 to Monday, April 21, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0640-05
DUTY LOCATIONS: 2 vacancies in the following location:
WHO MAY APPLY: United States Citizens

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