Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives.
This position is located at the Mescalero Service Unit, Division of Community Services, Mescalero, New Mexico. The purpose of the position is to assess, diagnose, investigate, identify outcomes, plan, implement and administer a comprehensive public health nursing program. The position reports to the Chief Executive Officer or designee.
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.
This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP)/Merit Promotion Plan (MPP) procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-17-AQ-1935294-ESEP/MP for eligibility requirements.
Area of Consideration: All sources.
NOTE: The closing date of this announcement is being extended to solicit additional applications. Applicants who applied previously need not reapply unless submitting updated and/or missing information.