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ORGANIZATIONAL LOCATION: Department of Health & Human Services(HHS), Indian Health Services (IHS), Northern Plains Region, Great Plains Area, Optometry Department, Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Positionreports to the Optometrist Supervisor.
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 Delegated Examining procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-R1-GP-1836295-DE++; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.
This position is being re-advertised to solicit additionalapplications. Applicant who applied previously need not reapply unless submittingupdated and/or missing information.
Cut-off dates will be established based on thedate requests for List of Eligibles are received to fill other vacancies. 10pt. Veterans' Preference ESEP applicants who submit a complete applicationafter a Cut-off date but before the List of Eligibles is issued, will beconsidered and referred on the List, if qualified. 1st cut-off 02/11/17, 2ndcut-off 03/03/17, 3rd cut-off 03/23/17, 4th cut-off 04/12/17 and 5th cut-off05/02/17, 6th cut-off 05/22/17, 7th cut-off 06/11/17, 8th cut-off 07/01/17, 9th cut-off 07/21/17, 10th cut-off 08/10/17, 11th cut-off 08/30/17, 12th cut-off 09/19/17, 13th cut-off 10/09/17, 14th cut-off 10/29/17, 15th cut-off 11/18/17, 16th cut-off 12/08/17, 17th cut-off 12/28/17.