Job Title:Dental Officer
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-14-AQ-1070717-DE
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|$76,185.00 to $91,422.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, March 12, 2014 to Wednesday, April 02, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Taos, NM View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Q - Nonsensitive|
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 Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion Plan (ESEP/MPP) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-14-AQ-1070715-ESEP/MP; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.
This position is located in the Dental Department of the Taos/Picuris Service Unit, Taos, NM and reports to the Supervisory Dental Officer. The purpose of this position is to provide dentistry services involving the assessment, treatment and prevention of dental health problems in a variety of patients.
Area of Consideration: All Sources
- 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.