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This Medical Officer (MED-PEDS or Internal Medicine or Family Practice specialty) is located in an Ambulatory Care Health Facility which provides family-oriented primary medical care services at the Warm Springs Service Unit, Warm Springs, Oregon. This position assumes responsibility for the diagnosis, prevention, therapy, maintenance and rehabilitation of family members in the capacity of a senior specialist or expert. This position reports to the Clinical Director.
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.
This position is being re-advertised to solicit additional applications. Applicants who applied previously need not reapply unless submitting updated and/or missing information. The listed "Minimum" and "Maximum" Salary amounts are updated.
***This is an OPEN UNTIL FILLED job announcement and applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.***
This position is being announced concurrently under Direct Hire Authority (DHA) procedures to attract any U.S. Citizen. Please see vacancy announcement number IHS-R4-WR-1859016-DHA to apply as applicant using DHA procedures. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered for both job announcements. Please verify your eligible for Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP) or Merit Promotion(MP) before applying for this job announcement by reviewing the "Who May Apply" section of this announcement. ACTIVE PHS CO'S MUST APPLY TO THE ESEP/MP ANNOUNCEMENT IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.