Job Title:Physician - PACT
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:OF-14F-160-1035101-SMJ
/ Per Year|
|Friday, June 6, 2014 to
Monday, March 9, 2015|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time -
|3 vacancies in the following location(s):|
Canandaigua, NY View Map
Rochester, NY View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens |
Vacancy Announcement #: 1035101
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
The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program contingent on funding availability. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
- Must be a US citizen
DUTIES:Back to top
Duties: The Canandaigua VA Medical Center is recruiting for three full-time
physicians in Primary Care: two for Canandaigua; one for Rochester. Applicants must be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice. The physician will be a member of a PACT team and will work with an assigned multidisciplinary team that includes a medical social worker, clinical pharmacist, and an integrated behavioral health provider.
Work Schedule: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Moderate Carrying (15-44 lbs); Light
carrying (under 15 lbs); Straight Pulling (4 hours); Pulling hand over hand (4
hours); Pushing (4 hours), Reaching above shoulder; Use of fingers; Both hands
required; Walking (4 hours); Standing (4 hours); Kneeling (4 hours); Repeated
bending (4 hours); Climbing, leg only (1 hour); Climbing use of legs and arms;
Far vision correctable in one
eye to 20/20 and 20/40 in the other; both eyes required; depth perception;
ability to distinguish basic colors; hearing (aid permitted).
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
order to qualify for this position you must meet the following:
- Must be
proficient in written and spoken English.
- Degree of doctor of medicine
or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine
or osteopathic medicine.
- Current, full and
unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State,
Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of
VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part
II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human
PLEASE NOTE: Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Applicants can verify accreditation at the following website: http://www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html. All education claimed by applicants will be verified by the appointing agency accordingly. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you will be asked to produce a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation.
Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10-point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF-15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form. For more information, please review the information for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your application, résumé, C.V., and/or supporting
documentation will be reviewed. Please
follow all instructions carefully. Errors
or omissions may affect consideration for employment.
describing your experience, please be clear and specific. We may not make assumptions regarding your
NOTE: Applicant's education and experience will be reviewed by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.