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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, 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 Excepted Service Examining Plan/Merit Promotion Plan (ESEP/MPP) procedures.  Please review each vacancy announcement numbers (IHS-17-GP-1904043-ESEP/MP) 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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    Responsibilities

    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

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    This is an "Open Continuous Vacancy Announcement" and applications will be referred as vacancies occur. **Recruitment or relocation incentives may be authorized. At least a one year service agreement will be required.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/463426300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.