Job Overview

Summary

The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win…in air, space and cyberspace.

To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, Technology-to-Warfighting and Integrating Operations. Core competencies and distinctive capabilities are based on a shared commitment to three core values -- integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do.

This is a Direct Hire Public Notice; under this recruitment procedure, each location/ installation, identified in this Public Notice will accept applications and make selections for vacancies as they occur. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time you submit your application. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

These positions are being filled under Expedited Hiring Authority for Health Care Occupations, The Secretary of the Air Force has delegated authority to appoint certain Civilians to Health Care Occupations identified with shortages and/or critical needs; these positions  are located Air Force-Wide. Positions may be filled as permanent, temporary or term with a full-time or part-time work schedule. Pay will vary by geographic location.

Duties

Duties:

· The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a medical technician in the clinical laboratory with responsibility for performing and overseeing a wide variety of procedures in urinalysis, serology, chemistry, hematology, coagulation, microbiology, shipping and specimen collection of blood, urine, and other body fluids.

· Performs phlebotomy and other specimen collection procedures and, on a rotational basis, is required to run the front desk of the laboratory. This includes responding to the patent call bell in a timely manner, accessing CHCS to order or retrieve patent lab requests, performing phlebotomy, and giving patients any pertinent data in regards to specimen collection.

· Performs general clerk related activities in support of laboratory departmental requirements. Sets up and monitors record-keeping systems and effective quality control procedures.

· Trains and provides orientation in phlebotomy and other specimen collection procedures and maintains data in automated systems.

· Serves as rotational general laboratory technician in urinalysis, serology, chemistry, hematology, coagulation, microbiology, and shipping. Evaluates requested procedures and determines suitability of submitted specimens, requesting new specimen if appropriate

Additional Information: 

This announcement may be used to fill one or more vacancies.

Duties and responsibilities vary and may increase according to grade level.

This public notice may be used to fill target grades (e.g. GS-04 Target GS-08).

Relocation Authorized

  • No
  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Few vacancies in the following locations

    • Elmendorf AFB, AK
    • Little Rock, AR
    • Davis Monthan AFB, AZ
    • Luke AFB, AZ
    • Beale AFB, CA
    • Travis AFB, CA
    • Vandenberg AFB, CA
    • Air Force Academy, CO
    • Peterson AFB, CO
    • Dover, DE
    • Eglin AFB, FL
    • Hurlburt Field, FL
    • MacDill AFB, FL
    • Tyndall AFB, FL
    • Moody AFB, GA
    • Robins AFB, GA
    • Mountain Home AFB, ID
    • Scott AFB, IL
    • McConnell AFB, KS
    • Barksdale AFB, LA
    • Andrews AFB, MD
    • Whiteman AFB, MO
    • Columbus AFB, MS
    • Keesler AFB, MS
    • Seymour Johnson AFB, NC
    • Minot AFB, ND
    • Offutt AFB, NE
    • McGuire AFB, NJ
    • Cannon AFB, NM
    • Holloman AFB, NM
    • Nellis AFB, NV
    • Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
    • Altus AFB, OK
    • Tinker AFB, OK
    • Vance AFB, OK
    • Shaw AFB, SC
    • Ellsworth AFB, SD
    • Brooks AFB, TX
    • Dyess AFB, TX
    • Goodfellow AFB, TX
    • Lackland AFB, TX
    • Laughlin AFB, TX
    • Randolph AFB, TX
    • Sheppard AFB, TX
    • Hill AFB, UT
    • Langley AFB, VA
    • Fairchild AFB, WA
    • Lakenheath, United Kingdom