Program Support Assistant Oa Job in SALT LAKE CITY, UT

Vacancy No. UT-CC6563-2017-10004193 Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $40,684.00 to $52,893.00 Grade 7 to 7
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/12/2017 Close Date 1/23/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

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Program Support Assistant (OA)

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Salt Lake City, UT
Work Schedule is Full-Time - Term

Opened Thursday 1/12/2017

Closes Monday 1/23/2017

  • Salary Range
    $40,684.00 to $52,893.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    VA employees Nationwide (serving on career/career-conditional appointments or covered under VAs Interchange Agreement); Reinstatement/Transfer Eligibles, 30% Disabled Vets, and VRAs may apply for consideration under this vacancy announcement.
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Job Overview

Job Overview


About the Agency

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?
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. 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. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service.

If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans. The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.

The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence ("I CARE").

America's Veterans need you! To find out more, go to


This is a TERM appointment not to exceed 13 months. May be extended up to 4 years.

The incumbent serves as a project assistant for one or more health services research projects. The incumbent assists the Principal Investigator in achieving study objectives and will directly assist the project coordinator or manager in completing deliverables through effective communication with project team. Responsibilities include: planning, organizing, and managing project meetings; literature searches; regulatory binders, clinical trials records and files. Responsibilities also include maintaining current and valid training certificates mandated by Federal, State, and local policies.

Work schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Position Description Title/PD#: Program Support Assistant (OA)/ 08014-A

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
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Required Documents

Department Of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration


Casandra Cole
Phone: (801) 584-1284


500 Foothill Boulevard
Salt Lake City

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

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