Physician (General Surgery)

Location
New Mexico
Posted
Jan 25, 2018
Ref
IHS-18-NN-10122805-DH (Shiprock NM)
Specialty
Family Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
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.

This position is located in Northern Navajo Medical Center, Division of Clinical Services, Surgery Department, Shiprock, NM. Incumbent performs the full range of surgery cases, including the very difficult and complex in the specialty with very little or no technical assistance. Incumbent reports to the Chief of Surgery.

Qualified candidates with a complete application will be considered for current or future vacancies as they occur. Veteran's preference and traditional rating and ranking of applications do not apply to this vacancy announcement. Applications will remain eligible for three (3) months from the time the application is received.

HEALTH RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST - CHRISTOPHER BENCH (505) 368-6743
email: Christopher.Bench@ihs.gov

HR DIRECT HIRE CONTACT: PATRICIA FULLER, HR SPECIALIST (505) 368-7048
email: Patricia.Fuller@ihs.gov

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.