U.S. Army Medical Command Paramedic (Motor Vehicle Operator) in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri
About the Position: This position is located within the General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Emergency Medical Services, General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital; Ft. Leonard Wood, MO.
Conditions of Employment
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities. 30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceExecutive Order (E.O.) 12721Interagency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI)Non-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferOffice of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange Agreement EligiblePeople with Disabilities, Schedule APriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleReinstatementVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA) In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. 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; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Experience required: To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Respond to out of hospital emergency's as a paramedic providing Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) care; perform advanced airway care via endotracheal intubation and airway support with ventilator or Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP); monitor and identify cardiac dysrhythmias and treat abnormal rhythms by protocol with electricity and/or medications. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level (GS-07) position in the federal service. License Required: This position requires a Missouri state issued Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic (EMT-P) license or certification through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians-Paramedic (NREMT-P). (NOTE: You must attach a copy of your licensure/certification with application). You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Clinical Analysis and JudgmentEmergency CommunicationEmergency Medical CareHealth Care Data Entry and Management Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-07). Applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade and specialized experience requirements within thirty (30) days after the closing date of the announcement.