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    The VA Black Hills Health Care System (VA BHHCS) is located in the beautiful Black Hills of Western South Dakota. South Dakota has No State Income Tax, has been named one of the Happiest and Safest States in the nation, is home to Top Ten Scenic Drives and Top Ten National Forests, features an Outdoor Life's Top City for Outdoor Enthusiasts and hosts the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

    VA BHHCS is where we live and work in rural small town settings, only minutes from Rapid City's shopping, dining, cultural and entertainment venues.  The Black Hills experiences more sunny days than Miami or Honolulu, ensuring year round outdoor recreation. Hiking, fishing, rock climbing, canoeing, water skiing, golf, snowmobiling, hunting, camping, downhill and cross country skiing, motorcycling--the opportunities are endless. You'll find the Black Hills hosting local and national theatre groups, movie companies, national pow-wow competitions, international dance troupes, symphony orchestras, and a variety of entertainers. Sports enthusiasts will find auto races, college sports, semi-pro hockey, and some of the best in rodeo.

    With primary campuses at Fort Meade and Hot Springs and numerous Community Based Outpatient Clinics, VA BHHCS provides primary and secondary medical and surgical care, along with Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program services, for Veterans from North and South Dakota, Wyoming and Nebraska. VA Black Hills Health Care is part of the VA Midwest Health Care Network (VISN 23) -- where we've been caring for America's Heroes for over 100 years.


    Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities [i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities], and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more. Contact the Agency Contact on the last page of the JOA for information on how to apply under this appointment authority via the Selective Placement Coordinator.


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    As the Facility Chief Logistics Officer (FCLO), the incumbent maintains the logistics and supply chain management system for the VA Black Hills Health Care System (VA BHHCS), a system with two Medical Centers located 90 miles apart in Fort Meade and Hot Springs, SD, and multiple Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) serving a geographical area of nearly 1 million square miles.  Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

    *Responsible for the overall direction, organization, and evaluation of the VA BHHCS Logistics Service Line

    *Responsible for the planning and execution of the logistics and supply chain system in a manner that integrates and aligns acquisition, delivery and management of supplies, equipment and services with the accomplishment of the system's core mission delivery of health care and patient safety

    *Serves as the system's Logistics expert providing guidance and advice to facility leadership

    *Develops policy and procedures for the Logistics Service Line

    *Analyzes Logistics program to determine impact on clinical and business operations

    *Ensures Logistics program is functioning within Agency and Federal laws, regulations and policy

    *Serves as the technical advisor, member and/or leader for system-wide workgroups, committees and councils

    *Works within a large interdisciplinary team

    Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, Day shift, 7:30 AM – 4:15 PM, Full-time
    Position Description Title/PD#: Facility Chief Logistics Officer, #20243-0

    Location: Director's Office, VA Black Hills Health Care System, Hot Springs or Fort Meade campus

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Travel to alternate sites will be required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/463430500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.