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 the Army. The opening is for a Health Technician (Surgical) in Fort Meade, Maryland Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Health Technician (Surgical) – Fort Meade, Maryland
U.S. Army Medical Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 466942Start Date: 06/14/2021End Date: 06/23/2021
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. 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; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes using operative work sheets to selects and organizes required medical supplies, equipment and instruments for specific surgical procedures; experience cleaning and sterilizing a variety of surgical instruments and equipment; and experience providing assistance to surgeons in operation procedures such as passing instruments and monitoring fluid loss. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-06). Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone–no substitution of education for experience is permitted. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Equipment Preparation and MaintenancePatient Safety and Quality CareProcedural and Diagnostic Support
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