Job Title:Clinical Nurse (PACU), GS-610-9/10
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-14-NN-1026016-ESEP/MP
|$55,969.00 to $72,426.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, January 08, 2014 to Wednesday, December 31, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Multiple Appointment Types|
|Few vacancies in the following location:|
Shiprock, NM View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All groups of qualified individuals|
|Public Trust - Background Investigation|
The Indian Health Service (IHS) is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). The IHS goal is to raise Indian health status to the highest possible level. IHS provides leadership and direction to programs and activities designed to improve health outcomes to over 1.9 million AI/AN through a system of IHS, Tribal, and Urban operated facilities and programs.
The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants 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. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position is being announced concurrently under Direct Hire procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-14-NN-1026416-DH for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered or Direct Hire
The Clinical Nurse (PACU) positions are located in the Operating Room Department at Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, New Mexico. The Perioperative nurse is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive patient care within the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative periods of patient's experience during operative and other invasive procedure, using the framework of the nursing process. This position reports to the Supervisory Clinical Nurse.
- Not Required
- The selected applicant will be subject to a pre-employment background
- investigation, which will include a fingerprint check.
- If applicable-Selective Service registration (Males born after 12/31/59)
- U.S. Citizenship is required