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Insert brief description of the position (include no more than 6 lines), the approved functions of the organizational component in which the vacancy resides, and who position reports to. For example, the first line of the job summary should state the position and where it is located "This position is the Deputy Director of the Office of Clinical and Preventive Services (OCPS) in IHS Headquarters in Rockville, Maryland. The incumbent reports to the Director, OCPS.
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 located at the Eagle Butte IHS Health Care Center, Eagle Butte, SD which is a 13 bed hospital, ambulatory care and emergency room setting. The purpose of this position is to initiate and implement infection Control standards throughout the hospital and to manage the Employee Health Program. This position is supervised by the Hospital Accreditation Specialist.
This position is being announced concurrently under Merit Promotion and Excepted Service procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-GP-1899654-ESEP/MP ++; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered