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Supervisory Medical Supply Technician (Sterile Processing Section) – Aurora, Colorado
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 190703Start Date: 01/08/2020End Date: 01/29/2020
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 01/29/2020. 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. Experience and/or Education: Experience. Six months of experience that demonstrates the applicant’s ability to perform the work or provides an understanding of the work; OR Education. One year above high school that included at least 6 semester hours in health care related courses such as sterile processing, nursing assistant, hospital corpsman, and operating room and surgical technician courses or other courses related to the position; OR Experience/Education Combination. Equivalent combination of experience and education are qualifying for entry level for which both education and experience are acceptable. May qualify based on being covered by the Grandfathering Provision as described in the VA Qualification Standard for this occupation (only applicable to current VHA employees who are in this occupation). Preferred Experience: Previous supervisory experience in a surgical/sterile processing setting in a large medical facility. Grade Determinations: GS-8 Supervisory Medical Supply Technician (Sterile Processing) Experience. One year of experience equivalent to the next lower grade level. In addition, the candidate must demonstrate the following Knowledge Skills, and Abilities: Ability to manage, interact and deal with individuals of varying backgrounds. Ability to direct staff and manage tasks to be completed. Ability to oversee and supervise all aspects of decontamination, preparation, sterilization, monitoring, and distribution of RME. Ability to perform a full range of supervisory duties, including assigning, planning and evaluating work, recommending awards, approving leave, identifying training needs, and resolving staff issues. References: VA Handbook 5005/76, Part II, Appendix G47, dated May 28, 2014. http://vaww.va.gov/OHRM/Directives-Handbooks/Documents/5005.pdf Physical Requirements: Physical demands of the position can include such physical exertion as standing for long periods of time, walking throughout the medical center, stretching and bending, lifting up to 30 pounds while conducting physical inventories in the sterile storage room and retrieving items for shelves and cabinets. The position also requires time spent at a desk or computer. Work is primarily supervisory and managerial; however, the position may need to perform decontamination and/or sterilization processes and procedures based on organizational needs. The technical work may include working with and/or moving equipment, carts, or machines.
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