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 Health And Human Services. The opening is for a Social Science Technician in Wadsworth, Nevada Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Social Science Technician – Wadsworth, Nevada
Indian Health Service, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 145498Start Date: 09/19/2019End Date: 10/02/2019
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. 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; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. For positions requiring positive education requirements, or if you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must meet one of the following qualification requirements in order to be considered at the GS-05 level: Education: A four (4) year course of study above high school leading to a Bachelor’s degree with courses related to the position. Examples of related courses include: psychology, social work, education, human service, counseling, rehabilitation, etc.; OR; Specialized Experience: One (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-04 level providing physical and psychological care for clients in a residential treatment facility, or related setting, to prevent and treat social problems like substance abuse, dysfunctional family, trauma-related emotional disturbances, etc. Knowledge of chemical dependency and co-occurring disorders is highly desirable. Prior experience in the following fields may be found qualifying: teacher’s aide, paraprofessional, social work assistant, human services assistant, behavioral health technician, residential aide, substance abuse technician, nursing assistant or medical assistant. OR; Combination of education and specialized experience as described above: One (1) year of experience is equivalent to 12 months or 52 weeks of full-time work. Only education in excess of the first 60 semester hours is creditable towards meeting the specialized experience requirement. You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement. Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade Requirements: Merit Promotion (status) candidates must have completed one year of service at the next lower grade level. Time-In-Grade provisions do not apply under the Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP).
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