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 Defense. The opening is for an Orthotist in Bethesda, Maryland Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Orthotist – Bethesda, Maryland
Military Treatment Facilities under DHA, Department of Defense
Job ID: 482245Start Date: 07/19/2021End Date: 08/02/2021
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. Basic Requirements for Orthotist: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes measuring and fitting patients for a variety of orthotic devices; adjusting and modifying standard prefabricated devices and custom made orthotic devices; and operating a variety of equipment associated with the fabrication process of devices. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-07). Although not required a certification in Orthotics is Highly Preferred. 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.
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