Job Title:SPECIAL MEDICAL OPERATIONS UNIT CHIEF
Department:Department Of Homeland Security
Agency:Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Job Announcement Number:LAG-PHS-933193-LMA-021
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|$72,780.00 to $128,844.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 31, 2013 to Tuesday, August 06, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Key West, FL United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|This position is open to US Public Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps Officers|
NOTE: This position is in the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps and you will be referred as a Commissioned Corps personnel and not as a candidate to a permanent GS career or career-conditional appointment. This USPHS position is being filled at the rank of Captain (O-6).
AREA OF CONSIDERATION: ONLY USPHS OFFICERS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION BASED ON THE APPLICANT'S YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AND THE NEEDS OF THE LOCATION.
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
This is a key position within the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). ICE utilizes the government's second largest cadre of law enforcement officers to ensure our nation's economic, transportation and infrastructure security. ICE enforces immigration and customs laws. Our talented and courageous workforce identifies criminal activities and eliminates vulnerabilities that pose a threat to our nation's borders.
ICE is the primary investigative arm of the Department of Homeland Security. With more than 19,000 employees in 400 offices around the world, ICE is a key component of the DHS layered defense approach to protecting our nation. For additional information about ICE and career opportunities go to http://www.ice.gov/.
The ICE Health Service Corps (IHSC) exists within the organizational structure of the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) under the supervision of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps Officers, civil service staff and contractors comprise the healthcare professionals working together to provide quality healthcare services. IHSC serves as the medical experts for ICE.
This position is located in the ICE Health Service Corps (IHSC) Special Medical Operations, Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE), and Department of Homeland Security (DHS).IHSC Special Operations provides specialized medical support during Air, Land and Sea transport to include consultation, planning, education/training, management, policy formulation, program coordination, direction, and liaison for all health matters pertaining undocumented migrants in the custody of the ICE.
The IHSC Special Medical Operations Chief reports to the IHSC Medical Director and oversees all IHSC Special Medical Operations assets.
The incumbent works with a multi-disciplinary team in achieving the goals of the program for the Division. The position includes management and administrative responsibilities to include providing leadership and guidance, policy development, program assessment, recruiting/managing/and mentoring of staff.
This position is for Commissioned Corps Officers only
IHSC protects America by providing health care and public health services in support of immigration and customs law enforcement. This is accomplished through maintaining a committed, effective and efficient workforce who provides evidenced based appropriate health care in a cost effective manner.
1. Current BLS (CPR) and ACLS certification.
2. Cultural Competency.
3. Strong Oral/Written Communication Skills.
5. Maintains CPR/BCLS certification.
6. Maintains basic readiness status.
7.Maintains clinical professional skills via continuing education opportunities.
- Maintain current license and meet continuing State edu requirements(if req)
- Maintain BLS (CPR) and ACLS certifications
- Complete Application Package (see How to Apply Tab)
- Relevant Experience (see Qualifications and Evaluations Tab)
- Ability to pass background investigation