Advanced Practice Nurse (Nurse Practitioner/Family) Job

Vacancy No. IHS-24-12311271-DHA Department Indian Health Service
Salary $114,277.00 to $159,671.00 Grade 11 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 2/20/2024 Close Date 12/31/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Fort Hall, IDSalem, ORWarm Springs, ORNespelem, WA

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


The incumbent is a primary and specialty care provider, delivering advanced nursing services to patients and their families (all ages) and reports to a Clinical Director or designee.

We are accepting applications year-round with eligible applicants being placed on a standing register and referred for consideration as vacancies occur with referral at multiple grade levels and locations. Referral is based on the date management request is received.

This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How You Will Be Evaluated

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

Additional selections may be made for similar positions across the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) within the local commuting area(s) of the location identified in this announcement. By applying, you agree to have your application shared with interested selecting official(s) at HHS. Clearance of CTAP/ICTAP will be applied for similar positions across HHS.

This position will be filled through the Office of Personnel Management's Direct Hire Authority. Category rating and Veterans' Preference will not be considered in evaluating applicants. For more information on Direct Hire Authority, please see OPM Direct Hire Fact Sheet. Your application (resume and supporting documentation) will be evaluated to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications required as listed on the announcement under qualification requirements. To be considered well qualified for the purposes of the Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP) and the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP), you must substantively exceed the basic qualifications and meet all eligibility, physical, medical, suitability, and any other requirements.

Click here to view vacancy questions: All documents above MUST be received by 11:59 pm (Eastern Standard Time) of the cut-off date or the closing date of the job announcement to be considered. Cut-off date(s) are established based on the date the human resources office receives management request for a list of eligible or every 10 days thereafter. The job announcement is open continuous until the closing date.

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