Health Technician Ophthalmology Job in FRESNO, CA

Vacancy No. OCA-CBSW-11313867-22-MS Department Veterans Health Administration
Salary $48,378.00 to $62,894.00 Grade 8 to 8
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 12/2/2021 Close Date 2/10/2022
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
FRESNO, CA

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
Summary

Ophthalmology Technicians in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) support Ophthalmologists/Optometrist in diagnosis, treatment, prevention, follow-up care and patient counseling. The incumbent performs diagnostic procedures, assists during clinic-based surgical procedures, educates patients and legal representatives, and assists with the education of medical students.

Overview
  • Accepting applications
  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 12/02/2021 to 02/10/2022

  • Salary

    $48,378 - $62,894 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 8

  • Location

    1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Telework eligible

    No

  • Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position. Occasional travel to outpatient clinics in local commuting area as needed for patient care.

  • Relocation expenses reimbursed

    No

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

  • Work schedule

    Full-time

  • Service

    Excepted

  • Promotion potential

    None

  • Supervisory status

    No

  • Drug test

    Yes

  • Announcement number

    OCA-CBSW-11313867-22-MS

  • Control number

    624833800

This job is open to
  • The public

    U.S. Citizens, Nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Clarification from the agency

Open to US Citizens

How You Will Be Evaluated

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

IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE MAY NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. Your application, résumé, C.V., and/or supporting documentation will be verified. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect consideration for employment.

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; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment.

Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members.

Overview
  • Accepting applications
  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 12/02/2021 to 02/10/2022

  • Salary

    $48,378 - $62,894 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 8

  • Location

    1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Telework eligible

    No

  • Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position. Occasional travel to outpatient clinics in local commuting area as needed for patient care.

  • Relocation expenses reimbursed

    No

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

  • Work schedule

    Full-time

  • Service

    Excepted

  • Promotion potential

    None

  • Supervisory status

    No

  • Drug test

    Yes

  • Announcement number

    OCA-CBSW-11313867-22-MS

  • Control number

    624833800


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