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 Medical Administrative Assistant (Administrative Officer of the Day) in Salt Lake City, Utah Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Medical Administrative Assistant (Administrative Officer of the Day) – Salt Lake City, Utah
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 145017Start Date: 09/06/2019End Date: 12/05/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 12/05/2019. Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS grade any time in the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For a GS-7 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-6. The grade may have been in any occupation, but must have been held in the Federal service. An SF-50 that shows your time-in-grade eligibility must be submitted with your application materials. Note: Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to former Federal employees applying for reinstatement as well as current employees applying for Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA) appointment. Specialized Experience: Applicants must possess one (1) full year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level (GS6) or equivalent that equips them with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the Medical Administrative Assistant (AOD) position. Specialized experience should demonstrate: a strong knowledge of overall facility operations and procedures, preferably in a medical setting; a strong knowledge of business office activities; the ability to maintain continuity of office functions; a broad knowledge of eligibility for benefits, enrollment, admissions/discharges, and transfers; and strong professional communication skills. You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position:
Analytical ThinkingCommunicationsDecision Making Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements: The work involves extensive use of the telephone and the computer. In addition, the incumbent will often have to walk throughout the hospital, in areas including offices, clinics, wards, laboratories, the morgue etc. For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management’s website at https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/.
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