A Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized for a Highly Qualified Individual. This position has been approved for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please refer to the "Duties Section below" for more information. This is an open continuous announcement. This announcement will remain open until filled. The first cut-off date is 12/31/2020. Additional applications will be referred once a pay period until all vacancies are filled. This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program within VHA. If selected for this position, you must meet specific individual eligibility criteria in accordance with VHA policy 1021 and apply for EDRP within four (4) months of appointment. Final award amount and program start date is determined after review of a complete EDRP application and supporting documentation by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services office. If selected for this position, please contact the facility EDRP Coordinator. Incumbent must be self-directed and competent to work independently, able to work with teams of various professions, able to work under stressful situations, and have the physical ability to to stand for long periods of time when in the scrub role. Incumbent will be expected to scrub and circulate for all surgical specialties. Unit-specific orientation will be provided. The ability to scrub and circulate Cardio-Thoracic procedures is preferred. Work Schedule: Various shifts available with "on call" and Holiday rotations required. Permanent shift is determined after orientation. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Note: This is a bargaining unit position
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