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    DIRECT HIRE AUTHORITY: This position is being filled through the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) Government-Wide Direct-Hire Authority for this occupation and is open to all U.S. Citizens. Veterans' Preference: Since the Direct-Hire Recruitment Authority is being used, traditional Veterans' Preference rules do not apply. Qualified veterans will, however, be given full consideration for this position.

    This position is primarily aligned to the following NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework work roles.
    451 - System Administrator

    For more information about these work roles, where they fit within the larger Cyber Workforce, and how they can support your unique career journey, please visit the Cyber Career Pathways tool on the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies website: https://niccs.us-cert.gov/workforce-development/cyber-career-pathways

    Supervisory Probationary Period: Applicants selected for this position may be required to serve a one year supervisory probationary period. Failure to successfully complete the supervisory probationary period will result in the employee being reassigned to a position in the agency of no lower grade and pay than the one the employee left to accept the supervisory or managerial position.

    This position is located within the Office of Information & Technology (OI&T), Service Delivery and Engineering (SD&E), Field Operations, Regional Operations at a Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacy (CMOP) within the U.S. These CMOPs are Levels 2 to 3 Complexity VHA facilities each supporting a seventy-two-hour (72) mail order prescription factory fulfillment operations for VA Medical Centers (VAMC's) to the nation's veterans. Facility operations includes, robotics driven bottling and handling on a conveyor system in sectionalized facility designed to expedite the operational process while being attentive to all the operational health requirements for the distribution of large-scale pharmaceuticals. As a sectionalized operation, each facility is comprised of product inventory and replenishment, order maintenance, import operations, order fulfillment, product bottling, product verification, exceptions, product packing and exporting. The CMOPs also support over fifty Indian Health Services (IHS) Medical Centers nationwide as part of their daily distribution.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Not Available.
    Telework: Not Available.
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description Title/PD#: Supervisory IT Specialist/ PD17722A
    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/CPOCs/Clinics or other designated areas. Duties may require lifting, carting and carrying computer equipment such as computer monitors and printers weighing 20-40 pounds or drive a motor vehicle. Asking assistance from other specialist to help with lifting is encouraged. There may be limited crawling under desks and behind areas to gain access to equipment. The work does not require any special physical effort. The work is primarily sedentary. There are no special physical demands for this position.

    Major Duties:
    • Exercises full supervisory, technical and administrative responsibilities for planning, developing, implementing, executing, and evaluating the Information Technology (IT) Program.
    • Manages, directs, plans, and coordinates employees performing a wide variety of information disciplines and functions.
    • Serves as primary advisor and single point of contact to the medical center Director on information management (IM) issues and IT projects under development or planned.
    • Executes IT initiatives to include planning, design, acquisition, implementation, operation, and disposal of IT infrastructure.
    • Coordinates with the Service Lines as need to support day to day operations.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597167600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.