Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Indian Health Service
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Elko, NV United States
Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At HHS you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. Join HHS and help make our world healthier, safer and better for all Americans.
The Indian Health Service is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified Indian applicants and employees who are qualified and suitable for Federal employment. The Indian Health Service (IHS) by law is committed to affording employment preference to American Indian and Alaska Native candidates who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. In other than the above, the Indian Health Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Indian Health Service (IHS), Southern Bands Health Center in Elko, NV (290 miles west of Reno, NV or 230 miles east of Salt Lake City, UT).
POSITION DETAILS: 1 position
Work Schedule: Full-time (may be subject to call back)
Promotion potential: None, position at full performance level
Merit Promotion Position: Yes
Travel Required: No
Supervisory/Managerial Position: No
Relocation Expenses Paid: Relocation expenses are NOT authorized and will not be paid.
Is position covered by PL 101-630? Yes, must submit a completed PL101 Form (see Required Documents section)
Is drug testing required? No
Is government housing available? No, private housing only
Is this a bargaining unit position? Yes
WHO MAY APPLY:
Merit Promotion Plan (MPP) - Current and former career or status employees
Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP) - Indian Preference or Schedule A applicants
Veterans Preference - Includes Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) applicants
Commissioned Corps - Current, active USPHS Commissioned Corps Officers
- Visit Jobs@ihs.gov for more information regarding the different hiring plans
- Psychologist license is required (see Qualifications for more details)
- Probationary Period for initial appointment to federal service
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered for Selective Service