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.

This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority for Shortage Category and/or Critical Need Health Care Occupations.

About the Position:

Ft. Carson combines scenic beauty, pleasant residential areas, and cultural activities to satisfy every taste. It is an unusually well-rounded military community which offers a variety of recreational and cultural opportunities. World-class ski resorts are available within a short 2 1/2 hour drive, golf courses and biking trails are available on the installation as well as in the surrounding community. Numerous colleges and universities are available for continuing education.

Who May Apply:

U.S. Citizens

Duties

As a Nursing Assistant, you will perform duties such as:

  • Prepare patients and rooms for examinations and diagnostic tests. 
  • Perform procedures such as throat and wound cultures, dressing changes, blood pressure screenings, ear irrigations, suture removals, etc..  
  • Measure and record vital signs and obtain specimen samples.
  • Assist in the care and management of supplies, equipment, and forms required for the patient care mission.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No