This position in the Office of Information Technology (OIT), Area Operations and is located at a VA facility. The primary duties and responsibilities include providing Point of Care Customer Service in accordance with established policies and procedures of the specific VA facility assigned. The employee works in a multi-vendor IT environment supporting multi-user computer systems.Learn more about this agency
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This position will support the Federal Government's response efforts to COVID-19.
This is a temporary appointment not to exceed 1 year. This appointment may be extended up to a maximum of 1 additional year (24 months of total service).
Work Schedule: This full-time position supports 24/7 operations throughout the calendar year. Work is typically performed on the day shift; however, candidate may be subject to overtime work, shift work, and/or work on rotating shifts to include evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Telework: Not Available
Virtual: This is a virtual position and you will be required to work at a VA facility
Position Description/PD#: IT Specialist (CUSTSPT)/PD15265T, PD15264T, and PD15263T
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Physical Requirements: The work is both sedentary and active, requiring walking through out the medical center. Duties may require lifting, carting and carrying computer equipment such as monitors and printers weighing 20-40 pounds. Asking assistance from other specialist to help with lifting is encourage. There may be limited crawling under desks and behind areas to gain access to equipment.
Promotion Potential: The selectee may be promoted to the full performance level without further competition when all regulatory, qualification, and performance requirements are met. Selection at a lower grade level does not guarantee promotion to the full performance level.
- Studying documentation provided with new or revised software and taking appropriate steps to install software
- Monitoring the use of disk space
- Preparing routine workload reports showing system use and available capacity
- Submitting recommendations to improve the efficient use of the system and responding to special requests for system data
- Maintaining and updating system files necessary to control all aspects of system operations and access
- Performing other related duties and responsibilities as assigned/required
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597002700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.