Lead Health Aid Job in Las Vegas, Nevada – Department of Veterans Affairs



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 Lead Health Aid in Las Vegas, Nevada Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Lead Health Aid – Las Vegas, Nevada
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 519853
Start Date: 10/05/2021
End Date: 10/28/2021

Qualification Summary
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement. GS-04 grade level: In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or 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; 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. GS-0640-04: GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Your resume must demonstrate at least six months of general experience such as progressively responsible clerical office, or other work that indicates ability to acquire the particular knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of the GS-04 position to be filled and at least six months of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-03 level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector: This definition of specialized experience is experience that equipped the applicant 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 work of the position to be filled. To be creditable, specialized experience must have been equivalent to at least the next lower grade level. Applicants who have the 1 year of appropriate specialized experience, are not required by this standard to have general experience, education above the high school level, or any additional specialized experience to meet the minimum qualification requirements. Examples of specialized experience would be: customer service, positions that require attention to detail, and ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing. Education: Two years of education above the high school level that included at least 12 semester hours in subjects related to the position, such as, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, medical technology, pharmacy, or medical billing and coding (Transcripts must be provided.). OR Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide your semester hours of education by 60. Add the two percentages. 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 and must submit their most recent SF 50. Physical Requirements: Depending on the assignment, the employee can either stand and move from one part of the room to another while performing duties or move throughout the medical center pushing carts full of supplies. There is a frequent requirement for lifting baskets of supplies
weighing 10 pounds from floor level to chest level and occasional requirements for similarly lifting baskets weighing 20 pounds, bending, stretching and reaching is frequently required. Dexterity and strength are required in lifting wire baskets weighing ten pounds and positioning them on a mid-level table. Stress is induced by the critical nature of producing work results critical to patient care on pre-established time frames and in emergent situations. Workdays can be lengthened without notice by call outs and emergent situations.

If you’d like to submit a resume or apply for this position, please contact Premier Veterans at abjobs@premierveterans.com. All are free to apply!


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