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 Health System Specialist in Durham, North Carolina Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Health System Specialist – Durham, North Carolina
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 624010Start Date: 10/04/2022End Date: 10/26/2022
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 10/25/2022. Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS grade any time in the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For a GS-12 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-11. The grade may have been in any occupation, but must have been held in the Federal service. An SF-50 that shows your time-in-grade eligibility must be submitted with your application materials. If the most recent SF-50 has an effective date within the past year, it may not clearly demonstrate you possess one-year time-in-grade, as required by the announcement. In this instance, you must provide an additional SF-50 that clearly demonstrates one-year time-in-grade. Note: Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to former Federal employees applying for reinstatement as well as current employees applying for Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA) appointment. THERE IS NO EDUCATION SUBSTITUTION AT THIS GRADE LEVEL Specialized Experience: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade GS-11 in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. Examples of specialized experience would typically include, but are not limited to: Using correct English grammar to organize and communicate ideas in words that are appropriate to listeners and situations; uses body language appropriately Applying principles, methods, or tools for developing, scheduling, coordinating, monitoring, evaluating, and managing projects and resources, including technical performance. Planning and Evaluating: Determines objectives and strategies; coordinates with other parts of the organization to accomplish goals; monitors and evaluates the progress and outcomes of operational plans; anticipates potential threats or opportunities Ability to anticipate the implications and consequences of situations and takes appropriate action to be prepared for possible contingencies; notices trends and develops plans as appropriate Anticipate how individuals and groups will react to situations or information and plans accordingly. Solved problems/issues quickly and effectively, involving a methodical step-by-step approach to thinking Break down complex problems into single and manageable components and considering each part in detail; You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position:
Analytical ThinkingForward ThinkingPlanning and EvaluatingProject ManagementSpeaking 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 IS PRIMARILY SEDENTARY, ALTHOUGH SOME LIGHT PHYSICAL EFFORT MAY BE REQUIRED 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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