Licensed Practical Nurse Licensed Practical Nurse (lpn) Pact Job in JOHNSON CITY, TN

Vacancy No. 621-38-17-124TDW1947139-BU Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $26,150.00 to $47,598.00 Grade 06 to 06
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 4/21/2017 Close Date 5/5/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
JOHNSON CITY, TN

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - PACT

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Johnson City, TN
Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent

Opened Friday 4/21/2017

Closes Friday 5/5/2017

  • Salary Range
    $26,150.00 to $47,598.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
    GS-0620-06/06
  • Supervisory Status
    No
  • Who May Apply
    This vacancy announcement is open to all US Citizens
  • Control Number
    468281700
  • Job Announcement Number
    621-38-17-124TDW1947139-BU
Job Overview

Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1947139

For more information on the "Who may apply" eligibility requirements, please refer to the OHRM Status Candidates and Other Candidate Definitions document. 

OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

Johnson City can best be described as a metropolitan melting pot with invigorating music, amazing outdoor activities and enchanting culture and history. As a matter of fact Forbes Magazine ranks Johnson City 14th in their latest rankings of best places to live! Local festivals include Unity in the Community Festival http://www.umojajc.org/, Blue Plum Festival, Apple Festival, and the Rhythm and Roots Reunion in nearby Bristol Tennessee/Virginia. Enjoy year round outdoor activities at our area lakes and parks and just a stone's throw away you'll find renowned attractions such as Barter Theatre, Bristol Motor Speedway and Asheville North Carolina's Biltmore House. For the Sports Enthusiast you can cheer on future baseball hall of famers with the area's rookie league baseball team - the Johnson City Cardinals! Johnson City offers an affordable cost of living, no state income tax, and excellent schools and universities! Start your Adventure in Johnson City Tennessee! A Hometown Heart with a Big City Soul!

Visit us on: https://www.facebook.com/JohnsonCityCVB

As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.  For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/

VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

The James H. Quillen VAMC strongly encourages persons that are interested in and may represent multicultural diversity to apply. We have a long-standing Multicultural Diversity Committee led by mental health professionals devoted to educating, monitoring and furthering our awareness, practice and outcomes in regards to multiculturalism.

Current VA employees should apply under 621-38-17-123TDW1947101-BU

Duties

Duties:

A position is now available for one LPN in the Nursing Service at the Mountain Home VA Medical Center. The incumbent will work on the primary care Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) and may be required to assist in the lab.  The LPN is accountable for delivering patient care to the adult/geriatric patient population with varying diagnoses and treatments. He/she carries out assignments under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse. The LPN exercises judgment within the scope of training and experience. The work involves a sequence of duties requiring the employee to set priorities and determine the proper nursing procedures. The successful applicant will also assist with administrative duties within the scope of practice.

Work Schedule: Primarily Mon-Fri:  8:30a-5:00p w/occasional Sat and possible nights/week-ends/holidays.  May be required to occasionally come in early or stay after hours due to clinic demand.

Functional Statement Title/#: Licensed Practical Nurse

Permanent Change of Station (PCS) Expenses are not authorized for this position.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Contact

H R. MTNHOME
Phone: (423)926-1171x7181

Address

Nursing Extended Care
PO Box 4000
Mountain Home
TN


Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.


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