Who May Apply: Current, Permanent VA-nationwide Employees only.
This announcement is an open continuous announcement. All applicants applying will be reviewed upon Management's request.
The incumbent serves as a Medical Support Assistant (MSA) within the Business Office for the VA Medical Center, Memphis, TN.Services are provided to more than 196,000 veterans living in a 53-county area of western Tennessee, northern Mississippi, and northwest Arkansas.In addition to our main facility in Memphis, we offer services in ten community-based outpatient clinics.These clinics are located in Jackson, TN;Memphis, TN (North) and Memphis, TN (Nonconnah).The duties of the position include:
The incumbent serves as a Medical Support Assistant (MSA) within the Business Office for the VA Medical Center, Memphis, TN. Services are provided to more than 196,000 veterans living in a 53-county area of western Tennessee, northern Mississippi, and northwest Arkansas. In addition to our main facility in Memphis, we offer services in ten community-based outpatient clinics. These clinics are located in Jackson, TN; Memphis, TN (North) and Memphis, TN (Nonconnah). The duties of the position include:
All applicants are encouraged to apply online. To apply for this position, you must complete the full questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below. The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (ET) on 09/30/2019 to receive consideration.
Once your online application is submitted you will receive a confirmation notification by email. After we receive application packages (including all required documents) and the vacancy announcement closes, we will review applications to ensure qualification and eligibility requirements are met. After the review is complete, a referral certificate(s) is issued and applicants will be notified of their status by email. Referred applicants will be notified as such and may be contacted directly by the hiring office for an interview. All referred applicants receive a final notification once a selection decision has been made. If you are found best qualified you will be referred to the Selecting Official for consideration for an interview. You may or may not be interviewed.
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This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies. It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment. This position is in the Excepted Service and does not confer competitive status. United States Citizenship Required; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority. Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members. 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. Reasonable Accommodation: This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, you must notify the agency. This decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.
To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
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