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 Health Tech (Hearing) in Buffalo, New York Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Health Tech (Hearing) – Buffalo, New York
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 209007Start Date: 02/06/2020End Date: 02/20/2020
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 02/09/2018. 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-06 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-05. 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. GS-06 SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:
Has one (1) year experience that equipped you with the particular knowledge skills, and abilities (KSA’s) to perform successfully the duties of the position and that is typically in or related to the position. To be creditable this experience must have been equivalent to at least the GS-5 grade level. Examples of specialized experience are: working in a medical setting with multiple disciplines performing both routine patient care and clerical support duties, taking and recording vital signs, responding to emergent situations, scheduling appoints, performing telehealth imaging, including teleretinal screening, teledermatology and telewound care; utilizing specialized computer healthcare equipment and/or technology skills and the computer to perform a variety of clerical and clinical support duties. 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. OR GS-06 EDUCATION: Has one-half year (nine (9) semester hours) of graduate education or an internship in a field that is directly related to this position? This education must have been obtained in an accredited business or technical school, junior college, college or university. (TRANSCRIPTS REQUIRED) OR GS-06 COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Has equivalent combination of creditable graduate level education and specialized experience as described above to meet the total requirements of the GS-06 level. (TRANSCRIPTS REQUIRED) You may qualify based on your experience and/or education as described below: You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position:
Education and Training
Technical Competence 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.
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