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 Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (CT) in Acomita, New Mexico Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (CT) – Acomita, New Mexico
Indian Health Service, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 446313Start Date: 04/28/2021End Date: 07/27/2021
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. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S): Public Law 97-35 requires that persons who administer radiologic procedures meet the credentialing standards in 42 CFR Part 75. Essentially, they must have successfully completed an educational program that meets or exceeds the standards described in that regulation, and is accredited by an organization recognized by the Department of Education, and be certified as radiographers in their field. Persons employed by the Federal Government as radiologic personnel prior to the effective date of the regulation (January 13, 1986) who show evidence of current or fully satisfactory performance or certification of such from a licensed practitioner such as a doctor of medicine, osteopathy, dentistry, podiatry, or chiropractic who prescribes radiologic procedures to others. Persons first employed by the Federal Government as radiologic personnel after the effective date of the regulation who (a) received training from institutions in a State or foreign jurisdiction that did not accredit training in that particular field at the time of graduation, or (b) practiced in a State or foreign jurisdiction that did not license that particular field or did not allow special eligibility to take a licensure examination for those who did not graduate from an accredited educational program, provided that such persons show evidence of training, experience, and competence as determined by OPM or the employing agency. In addition to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: GS-10 Grade Level: Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Experience in the operation of diagnostic radiology and computed tomography equipment under the direction of radiologists or other medical officers to produce radiographic studies used in medical diagnosis and treatment. Performs CT scan of the head and/or body. Produces ionizing within safe permissible range as to achieve quality radiographs. Performs standardized examinations, determines the appropriate thickness of cuts, recognizes standard targeting technique necessary to complete the examination. Produces ionizing radiation within a safe permissible range in order to achieve satisfactory diagnostic radiographs on chest, abdominal, skull, extremity exams and possibly other types of examinations and positioning e.g., gastrointestinal series, barium enema series, intravenous pyelogram and urogram and fistulograms. In addition to meeting the minimum qualification requirements, all applicant for this position must show possession of the following certification: American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) in Computed Tomography. Time In Grade 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). You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.
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