Pharmacist - Direct Hire

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Oct 23, 2017
Closes
Oct 31, 2017
Function
Pharmacist
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Not required


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • U.S. Citizneship is required for federal employment.
  • Only experience gained by the announcement closing date will be considered.
  • A 1-year probationary period may be required for some positions.
  • Applicants must be able to distinguish basic colors.
  • Transcripts required.
  • Background investigation is required
  • A valid license must be submitted at time of application to be considered.
  • Conditions of Employment:

    • Security and Background Requirements: Appointment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background security investigation. Failure to successfully meet these requirements may be grounds for appropriate personnel action. If hired, a background security reinvestigation or supplemental investigation may be required at a later time. Applicants are also advised that all information concerning qualifications is subject to investigation. False representation may be grounds for non-consideration, non-selection or appropriate disciplinary action.
    • E-Verify: If you are selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS "E-Verify" System. Federal law requires DHS to use the E-Verify System to verify employment eligibility of all new hires, and as a condition of continued employment obligates the new hire to take affirmative steps to resolve any discrepancies identified by the system. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is an E-Verify Participant.
    • Direct Deposit: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.
    • License required: Except for research positions that do not entail patient care, all applicants must be licensed to practice pharmacy in the State, territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia.
    • Bargaining Unit Position: May vary by center
    • Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses: may be paid.
    • Recruitment Bonus may be authorized: No
    • Financial disclosure statement: may be required.
    • One-year probationary period: may be required.
    • Drug Screening Required: No
    All qualification requirements must be met by 11:59 pm (Eastern Time) on 12/31/17.

    In order to qualify for this position, applicants must possess the basic education requirement, medical requirement, licensure and specialized experience as defined below:

    Basic Education Requirement: Four-year bachelor's degree in pharmacy recognized by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education.

    AND

    Licensure: All applicants must be licensed to practice pharmacy in a State, territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia.


    AND

    Medical Requirement: Applicants must be able to distinguish basic colors.


    Additional Qualification Requirements for the GS-14: Applicants must possess one have one (1) year of specialized professional pharmacy experience equivalent to at least the GS -13 grade level in the Federal service which has equipped me with the specific knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully in this position may involve, but not limited to include: work involved in compounding, formulating preparing, selecting, and dispensing prescriptions. Preserving drugs medicines, chemicals and maintaining records of medication. Research medical and clinical data and provide valid explanations to inquiries. Advising on drug therapy and usage in a hospital, clinic or a facility in the pharmaceutical health industry.

    Four-year bachelor's degree in pharmacy recognized by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education.

    If you are claiming education as any part of your qualifications for this position, you must submit an official transcript, unofficial transcript, or a list including courses, grades earned, completion dates, and quarter and semester hours earned. If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program. For further information, click on foreign education.

    • Veteran's Preference: If you plan to apply for any time of Veterans Preference, please pay careful attention to the "Required Documents" section for more information about what to provide in your application. USAJOBS Veterans Site.
    • Selective Service Registration: Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. You can learn more by visiting the Selective Service Registration site.
    • Schedule A: If you plan to apply under Schedule A based on a disability, please pay careful attention to the "Required Documents" section for more information about what to provide in your application. Disability Employment.
    • Inter-agency and Career Transition Assistance Programs: If you are a displaced Federal employee and plan to apply under CTAP or ICTAP, please pay careful attention to the "Required Documents" section for more information about what to provide in your application. Workforce Restructuring.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Once the job opportunity announcement closes (at 11:59 pm ET on 12/31/17), a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be conducted, the information will be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire to determine your eligibility for Federal employment, and then whether or not you are qualified for this particular position.
    If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your responses when compared to your background information, you may be deemed ineligible or your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your skills and abilities.

    Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your eligibility.

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