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Federal LVN/LPN (Women's Health)

Company:
Air Force Civilian Service
Location:
IL
Post Date:
November 28, 2022
Job Status:
Full-Time
Description:

Come be a part of something big! Smart Minds, Cool Jobs and Awesome Rewards! Fueled by innovation, talent and ambition, the Air Force Civilian Service (AFCS) is seeking civilian professionals prepared to deploy war-winning capabilities on behalf of the United States Air Force.


The Air Force Civilian Service (AFCS) is looking for a Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) to perform duties at the Women’s Health Clinic on Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.  The clinic it typically only open for dayshift operations (7:30 – 4:30).


This GS-0620-05 full time federal civilian position can close at any time.  Apply Now!


Salary: $35,782 - $46,519


Duties and Responsibilities


- Escorts patients to exam rooms and obtains/appropriately records patient vital signs, medication list, and chief complaint and history


- Performs or assists in the performance of a number of specialized medical and minor surgical procedures (Nexplanon insertion, IUD insertion/removal, EMB, colposcopy, vulvar biopsy, etc.)


- Administers prescribed medications; Calculates dosages and administers medications by oral, topical, intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular routes


- Performs clinic pregnancy testing and collects/labels specimens when required


- Monitors fetal heart tones (when required and applicable)


- Obtains nasal, throat, and other cultures when required/applicable


- Maintains a safe environment in accordance with standards, policies, and applicable safety regulations and complies with infection control policies


 Qualifications


- US Citizenship is required


- Must be a licensed LVN/LPN and fulfill recertification requirements


- This is a Testing Designated Position. The employee is subject to random drug testing


- Must possess a current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate


- 1+ year(s) as an LVN/LPN is mandatory with previous Woman’s Health experience preferred


- The position may be identified as having “regular contact with children,” requiring a State Criminal History Repository (SCHR) check to be completed on any person selected for the position


 Air Force Civilian Service Benefits


TIME OFF


-  11 Federal Holidays


-  13 Sick Leave days


VACATION TIME


-  Based upon length of employment… Starts at 13 days and earn up to 26 days


INSURANCE


-  No Waiting Period to qualify for health insurance for you and your family


 RETIREMENT


-  Immediate coverage by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS), part of a three tiered systems which contains a Basic Benefits Plan, Social Security, and Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), similar to a 401(K)


 To ensure compliance with an applicable preliminary nationwide injunction, which may be supplemented, modified, or vacated, depending on the course of ongoing litigation, the federal government will take no action to implement or enforce the COVID-19 vaccination requirement pursuant to Executive Order 14043 on Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for federal employees. Therefore, to the extent a Federal job announcement includes the requirement that applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 pursuant to E.O. 14043, that requirement does not currently apply. Federal agencies may request information regarding the vaccination status of selected applicants for the purposes of implementing other workplace safety protocols, such as protocols related to masking, physical distancing, testing, travel, and quarantine. More information on COVID-19 requirements may be found at: https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/faq/vaccinations/. (Last Updated: 24 Jan 2022)


Click the apply button to complete an application and upload resume (PDF or Word Doc) and/or additional documents (Transcripts, certifications, Vet Docs (DD214), SF-50).


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Equal Opportunity Employer. U.S. citizenship required. Must be of legal working age.

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