Equipment Specialist

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Posted
Jun 15, 2017
Closes
Jun 22, 2017
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

The Defense Health Agency, National Capital Region Medical Directorate (NCR-MD) is the future of Military Medicine- a partnership in World Class Medical Healthcare. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Dilorenzo Clinic and the Joint Pathology Center, provide world class medical services to the nation's service members and their families.

About the Position:
This position is located the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital with the Director for Administration in the Department of Logistics, Bio-Medical Equipment Repair, Fort Belvoir, VA. Serves as an Equipment Specialist performing a variety of quality assurance functions for a healthcare network. Incumbent will participate in a variety of boards, working groups, and meetings as part of normal duty performance. Incumbent must have a strong knowledge of quality assurance functions to ensure timeliness of actions regarding equipment recall procedures.

Who May Apply: US Citizens


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:

In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.

Experience required: To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Performs quality assurance functions in support of a medical treatment facility for biomedical equipment management. Assures readiness of complex medical equipment (may include biomedical) or systems in the area of remedial maintenance. Prepares contract statement of work for maintenance contracts. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09). Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you may qualify if your education meets the definitions below.

Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-11: PhD or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M., if related; degree type Biomedical Equipment Engineering, Technology Management or Supply Chain Management, (Note: You must attach a copy of your transcripts).

Combination of Experience and Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-11: If you Experience required: To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Performs quality assurance functions in support of a medical treatment facility for biomedical equipment management. Assures readiness of complex medical equipment (may include biomedical) or systems in the area of remedial maintenance. Prepares contract statement of work for maintenance contracts. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09). Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For thisjob, you may qualify if your education meets the definitions below.

Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-11: PhD or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M., if related; degree type Biomedical Equipment Engineering, Technology Management or Supply Chain Management, (Note: You must
attach a copy of your transcripts).
Combination of Experience and Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-11: If you

You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:

  • Database Management Systems
  • Oral Communication
  • Quality Assurance
  • Technical Credibility

Only degrees from an accredited college or university recognized by the Department of Education are acceptable to meet positive education requirements or to substitute education for experience. For additional information, please go to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and U.S. Department of Education websites at - http://www.opm.gov/qualifications and http://www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html.

Foreign education must be evaluated for U.S. equivalency in order to be considered for this position. Please submit your foreign education evaluation with your application.

Other Requirements: Click here for expanded definitions.

  • Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration.
  • You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
  • Two year trial/probationary period may be required.
  • Appointment is subject to the completion of a favorable suitability or fitness determination.
  • Direct Deposit of Pay is Required.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Tier 3 (T3) security clearance.
  • This position requires the incumbent to have tuberculosis testing.

Not Applicable