Job opening: Clinical Nurse, GS-0610-10
Salary: $63 676 - 82 782 per year
Published at: Jan 23 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
This position is located in Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard, USCG Health, Health Safety and Work-Life Department, Base Elizabeth City, NC.
In this RN position, you will assist the Medical Officer in outpatient care, manage patient care, manage clinic patient services. Being a CG civilian makes you a valuable member of the CG team. Typical work assignment includes:
- Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for Selective Service.
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- This position requires a Public Trust/Moderate Risk background check.
- Candidate must be able to meet/maintain RN credentialing requirements.
- You will be required to undergo pre-employment and random drug testing.
- Requires a SECRET Clearance
A graduate or higher level degree, bachelor’s degree, associate degree, or diploma from an accredited professional nursing educational program is required. This education must have been accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (external link), Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (external link), Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (external link), or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (external link) at the time the degree was obtained.
Degree from Foreign Nursing School: Official certification from the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (external link) is required for individuals who graduated from foreign nursing schools.
For all grade levels and positions, applicants must have passed the National Council Licensure Examination (external link). In addition, they must possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted license or registration as a professional nurse from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
Experience: Work experience must have equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. In addition to the above requirements, applicants must meet one of the following requirements:
Possession of a master’s degree in professional nursing; or
At least one full year of professional nursing experience (equivalent to the GS-7 grade level or above) and possession of a diploma, associate degree, or bachelor's degree in Nursing from a professional nursing program.
National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): 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). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
This position does have a positive education requirement. If you are including education on your resume, report only attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. See Required Documents section for detail.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet Federal qualification requirements if you can show that your foreign education is comparable to education received in accredited educational institutions in the United States. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence with your application. See Recognition of Foreign Qualifications click here
- Address United States Coast Guard
2401 Hawkins Point Road
Bldg 1, Mail Stop #4
Attn: Office of Civilian Personnel
Baltimore, Maryland 21226
- Name: USCG Applicant Support
- Phone: 866-656-6830
- Email: [email protected]