Health Technician (Clinical Assistant/Outpatient)
Indian Health Service
Browning , MT 59417
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Salary Range: $33,394 to $43,414 / Per Year Open Period: 10/18/2018 to 10/31/2018 Summary:
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. For positions requiring positive education requirements, or if you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume.
Individual Occupational RequirementsSpecialized Experience (for positions at GS-4 and above): Positions in this series range widely in type and include support duties to medical or health personnel such as audiologists, speech pathologists, medical officers, and optometrists. Therefore, technician experience is experience that required application of the knowledge, methods, and techniques of the position to be filled.OREducation and TrainingFor GS-5: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree, with major study or at least 24 semester hours in subjects directly related to the position.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks:GS-05: Obtain and record patient vital signs, heights, weights, etc. Recognize adverse signs and symptoms of assigned patients and alerting provider.
Operate specialized medical equipment. Maintain and demonstrate knowledge of and adhere to clinic and departmental safety regulations. Maintain security and confidentiality of data and information.
Perform information and basic health education and teaching to patients and families. Stock supplies