Job Overview

Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:
This is a standing register and there is no guarantee for referral based on applying to this announcement.

  • As job opportunities occur, referral lists may be issued from this announcement. Candidates will be contacted directly by the hiring organization when they are being considered for a position.
  • This announcement may be used to fill permanent, temporary, or term positions.
  • This announcement may be used to fill supervisory positions.
  • This announcement may be used to fill Practical/Vocational Nurse positions in inpatient clinics. Inpatient clinic schedules may require shift work or rotating shifts. Work schedules may also require evenings, weekend and holiday work hours. Specific hours will be determined by the supervisor. Some shift work may be eligible for Night Pay, Night Shift Differential, Holiday Pay, or Sunday Premium Pay.

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

Duties

As a Practical Nurse, you will:

  • Obtain information from patient and/or family in order to identify major complaints, symptoms, or reason for seeking healthcare.
  • Provide individualized nursing care to patients of all ages based upon the physician's medical care plan, nursing assessment, and the physical, mental, and emotional needs of the patient.
  • Review immunization records in order to determine required immunizations, correct dosages, and routes of administration.
  • Administer oral, intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular immunizations to patients of all ages.
  • Instruct parents/guardians regarding normal verses adverse reactions to immunizations and treatment.
  • Perform both administrative and logistical tasks as a member of the healthcare team for the clinic, or hospital by contributing to maintaining the environment and resources to deliver healthcare.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Business travel may be required

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Relocation costs may be paid if the selecting official determines the relocation is in the best interest of the government.