Summary 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.
The city of Erie has several attractions including Presque Isle State Park with sandy beaches, walking paths and boat ramps and lake front access to Lake Erie.
It is also in close proximity to three major cities:
Buffalo, NY; Cleveland, OH and Pittsburgh, PA.
Explore the possibilities at the Erie, PA Veterans Affairs Medical Center working as a Dermatologist.
You may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program.
Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.
Relocation/Recruitment incentive may be authorized Qualifications Evaluations Basic Requirements:
Must be proficient in written and spoken English.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine.
Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Position would be board certified or board eligible in dermatology 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.
VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G
*2 Physician Qualification Standard.
This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
Your application, résumé, C.
V., and/or supporting documentation will be reviewed.
Please follow all instructions carefully.
Errors or omissions may affect consideration for employment.
In describing your experience, please be clear and specific.
We may not make assumptions regarding your experience.
Applicant\\\'s education and experience will be reviewed by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected.
The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.
Benefits Other Info VA offers a comprehensive benefits package.
This link provides an overview of the benefits associated with a VA practice:
VHA physician brochure .
How to Apply All applicants are encouraged to apply online but may apply via Fax (instructions are below).
You may also express your interest, obtain additional information about the position, or seek application assistance by emailing your C.
V. to email@example.com.
To apply for this position, you must complete the View Occupational Questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below.
The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Monday, November 30, 2015 to received consideration. 1.
To begin, click Apply Online to create a USAJOBS account or log in to your existing account.
Follow the prompts to select your USAJOBS resume and/or other supporting documents and complete the occupational questionnaire. 2.
Click Submit My Answers to submit your application package.
It is your responsibility to ensure your responses and appropriate documentation is submitted prior to the closing date.
To verify your application is complete, log into your USAJOBS account, https:
//my.usajobs.gov/Account/Login, select the Application Status link and then select the more information link for this position.
The Details page will display the status of your application, the documentation received and processed, and any correspondence the agency has sent related to this application.
Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the virus scan process.
To return to an incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account and click Update Application in the vacancy announcement.
You must re
*select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJOBS account or your application will be incomplete.
More Info Erie PA 2015
*08T02:56:04.113983 390950600 Permanent Note:
Only education or degrees recognized by the U.
Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment.
You can verify your education here:
If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education.
VM Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1288429 300000 98967 1 VATA Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration None This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.Â The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority. Â EEO Policy Statement The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non
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Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the hiring agency directly.
Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case
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*1288429 All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s): Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s), which may not be required for all applicants:
·Resume CV or Resume.
VA Form 10
*Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists and Chiropractors (Available at http:
*fill.pdf ) (required).
Optional Form 306
*Declaration for Federal Employment (Available at http:
This is a required form and must be submitted with your application.
If prior military service, include all copies of your DD Forms 214 (required).
Applicants claiming preference based on service
*connected disability, or based on being the spouse or mother of a disabled or deceased Veteran, must also complete and submit an SF 15, Application for 10
*Point Veteran Preference (available at http:
If currently employed in the VA system, include latest SF
*Notification of Personnel Action. (required).
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, or ICTAP/CTAP documentation (for displaced Federal employees).
You will not be contacted for additional information.
When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation.
Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10
*point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF
*15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form.
For more information, please review the information for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http:
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents:
You are encouraged to apply online.
Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application.
If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site:
The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1288429.
If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203
*FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible. 1
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*1288429 After we receive your complete application package (including all required documents), your qualifications will be reviewed and assigned an initial rating.
We will also review your application to make sure that your résumé supports the answers given in the questionnaire.
If your résumé does not support your questionnaire answers, we will adjust your rating accordingly.
Based on your ranking or numerical score, you may be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview.
You will be notified when your rating is determined.
After the vacancy announcement closes and a referral certificate is issued, applicants will be notified of their status by email (if provided); otherwise, applicants will receive a notification letter via the U.
Referred applicants will receive a final notification once a decision has been made.
You may also check the status of your application at any time by logging onto your USAJobs account and clicking on Application Status.
For a more detailed update of your status, click on more information.
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