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    Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives. 

    The position of Nurse Anesthetist is located in the Division of Clinical Services, Branch of Operating Room Services, Quentin N. Burdick Memorial Health Care Facility, Belcourt Service Unit, Belcourt, North Dakota.  This position reports to the Supervisory Medical Officer (Clinical Director).

    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 Delegated Examining procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-GP-1904209-DH++; for eligibility requirements.

    NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

    Exceptional recruiting difficulty may result in payment of a recruitment or relocation incentive/bonus.

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    Administers general anesthesia to induce the patient to the proper state of narcotics utilizing a variety of drugs and techniques, and regional anesthesia to produce insensitivity to surgical stimulants.

    Manages patient condition closely throughout surgery.
    Provides consultation services for the Pain Management Program.
    Manages the post-anesthesia care of patients.
    Performs other position related duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required for training and/or other work related duties.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    This is an "Open Continuous Vacancy Announcement" and applications will be referred as vacancies occur. Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority (ESEP); All Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment; Reinstatement eligible; Veterans Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA); Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible or Schedule A or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel.

    Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/463425900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.