Supervisory Medical Officer (Deputy Clinical Director) GS-0602-15

Jun 16, 2017
IHS-17-PX-10018233-DHA (Polacca AZ)
Position Type
Become a part of an innovative, dynamic, nationwide organization of dedicated health care providers working to meet the individual health care needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives. Indian Health Service (IHS) employees are considerate in our care, creative in our approach, enthusiastic about our work and compassionate with our patients.

Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Permanent Full-Time Supervisory Medical Officer for the Clinical Services Division located at the Hopi Health Care Center in Polacca, Arizona. Supervisory Medical Officer will serve as the Deputy Clinical Director with responsibility for the departmental organization, planning, implementation and evaluation of clinical services and will report directly to the Chief Clinical Director. Qualified candidates with a complete application will be considered for the current vacancy. Applications will be reviewed on a bi-weekly basis. Positions may be filled at any of the grade levels indicated in the vacancy announcement, with or without promotion potential. Veterans' preference and traditional rating and ranking of applications do not apply to this vacancy announcement.

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.