The selectee for this position will serve as an Occupational Health Technician in one of the 12 Occupational Health Clinics located at different bases under the domain of the Primary Care Service Line of NAV MED CLINIC.
In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered.
Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position.
Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.
Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-06 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector.
Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Triaging patients as they arrive, identifying those whose examinations/evaluations will need to be expedited.
Reviewing pertinent medical and occupational history data to determine requirements for ancillary testing and program placement.
Performing various screenings, such as vision, vital signs, spirometry, audiometry and electrocardiograms (EKGs) and reviewing results for completeness and accuracy.
Documenting patient encounter information and appropriate encounter codes in the electronic health record.
Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0600/health-aid-and-technician-series-0640/ 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.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.