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 Supply Technician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Supply Technician – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 535194Start Date: 11/09/2021End Date: 11/30/2021
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 11/29/2021. * This position requires a valid drivers license to obtain and retain the position. You may qualify based on your experience and/or education s described below: Specialized Experience: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade GS-04 in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. Examples of specialized experience would typically include, but are not limited to: Work with customers to resolve equipment management issues including receiving requests, clarifying user requirements, explaining delays, expediting deliveries and resolving problems. Ensure data integrity of the automated system of record. Utilize computerized systems including bar-coding and automated inventory systems for the delivery and inventory control of equipment. Ensure data accuracy in the automated system of record. Recommend new bar code labels be affixed to the location of stored equipment when aged labels are discovered during routine duties. OR, Education: Applicants may substitute education for the required experience. To qualify based on education for this grade level you must have 4 years above high school education. OR, Combination: Applicants may also combine education and experience to qualify at this level. You must have an combination of specialized experience and education. You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position:
Attention to DetailCustomer ServiceTechnical CompetenceTechnology Application 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. 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. Physical Requirements: The work requires standing and walking during the entire workday, and frequent reaching, bending, and lifting of supply packages (Occasionally weighting as much as 50 pounds). Work requires pushing loaded carts of medical supplies (weighing in excess of 100+ pounds). With proper assistance, moves heavier items’ weighing over 40 pounds. Work is performed throughout the medical center and catchment areas, which includes wards, storage buildings, and warehouse that range from a clean environment to hot, cold, drafty, and poorly lighted. The possibility of trips, falls, scrapes, cuts, bruises, or injury are present in the day-to-day work of the position. For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management’s website at https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/.
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