Job Overview


 Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 1006087

Our Mission: To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise – “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

The VA Heart of Texas Health Care Network is seeking two Health System Specialist Interns. These positions will be located in the VISN Office in Arlington, Texas. This is a great opportunity to fulfill graduate program degree requirements related to Healthcare Administration.

Special Employment Consideration:  VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities [i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities], and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more. Contact the Agency Contact on the last page of the JOA for information on how to apply under this appointment authority via the Selective Placement Coordinator.


As a Health System Specialist Intern you will assist in carrying out organizational projects and you will participate in the evaluation of program effectiveness at the operational level. You will provide administrative support to the staff at the VA Heart of Texas Health Care Network office in Arlington, TX. Work assignments will be designed to provide training in health care administration functions.

Work Schedule:MONDAY-FRIDAY; 8:00 A.M. TO 4:30 P.M.

Position Description Title/PD#: 8344TA

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No