Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Indian Health Service
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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), Phoenix Area Indian Health Service (IHS), Phoenix Indian Medical Center (PIMC), Dental Department in Phoenix, AZ (located in NW corner of 16th Street/Indian School Road)
Promotion potential: None, position at the full performance level
Merit Promotion Position: No, see VIN 817825
Travel Required: Yes, limited
Supervisory/Managerial Position: No
Relocation Expenses Paid: Relocation expenses are authorized and will be paid. You will be required to sign a one year service agreement. Failure to fulfill the one year service agreement may result in repayment of relocation expenses.
Is position covered by PL 101-630? Yes, must submit a completed PL101 form (See Required Forms in the How To Apply section)
Is drug testing required? No
Is government housing available? No
Is this a bargaining unit position? Yes
Call back, standby, rotating shifts, nights/weekends/holidays? Yes
WHO MAY APPLY
To be eligible for this position under Delegated Examining (DE) hiring plan, you must be a U.S. Citizen.
This position is also being announced under Announcement# IHS-13-PI-817825-ESEP/MP for those who want to be considered under the Merit Promotion Plan, USPHS Commissioned Corps or Excepted Service Examining Plan. If you wish to be considered under all hiring plans you must submit an application to both job opportunity announcements.
- Visit Jobs@ihs.gov for more information regarding the different hiring plans
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered for Selective Service
- 1 year probationary period for initial appointment to competitive service
- Dental education & licensure required (see Qualifications section)