The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Physician (General Surgeon) in Tucson, Arizona Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Physician (General Surgeon) – Tucson, Arizona
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 66787Start Date: 03/08/2019End Date: 09/16/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 09/16/2019.
Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed. Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia. Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification. Proficiency in spoken and written English. Physical requirements outlined below. Preferred Experience: Board Certified in Surgical Critical Care. Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office. Physical Requirements: Must be able to physically and mentally perform the duties in a hospital setting under normal and emergent conditions. Moderate lifting 15-44 lbs; reaching above shoulder; use of fingers, both hands required, walking up to 6 hours per day; standing up to 8 hours per day; ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination; near vision correctable; hearing aid permitted.
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