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    Summary

    You will serve as an Occupational Medicine Physician at the Naval Branch Hospital Clinic, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton, WA. The selectee applies professional medical knowledge to deal constructively with the health of employees in relations to their work (i.e., protecting employees against health hazards; ensuring the suitable placement of individuals, mental and emotional makeup; and assuring adequate medical care and rehabilitation of the occupationally ill and injured.)


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    Responsibilities

    • Responsible for accomplishment of a variety of physical examinations to assess the physical capabilities of a candidate in relation to job demands and/or discover physical infirmities present or incipient; examinations include: pre-employment physical exams, medical fitness for duty in current rate or proposed rate, medical surveillance and certification exams, disability retirement examinations.
    • Exercise clinical knowledge and skills to provide medical care to employees suffering from occupationally injury or disease as well as follow-up medical care and physical examinations.
    • Participate in the provision for limited medical services to employees for non-occupational conditions.
    • Perform a wide variety of medical treatment procedures (e.g. emergency treatment in cases of serious illness or injury, life-saving emergency procedures to stabilize a patient sufficiently to transport to a hospital facility, etc.).
    • Assess and records health status of patients, interprets results of diagnostic studies, and instructs and counsels patients.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/506617300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.