About the Position: These positions arelocated at Carl Darnall Army Medical Center,Emergency Room,Fort Hood, TX.
Ft Hood is nicknamed The Great Place because of the quality of life the post and area offer Soldiers and their families.
Ft Hood covers a total of 340 sq miles and rests in the beautiful 'hill and lake' country of Central Texas, between Killeen and Copperas Cove.
Whether you are into history, entertainment, water, or Texas-style events, there is something for everyone in your family.
For those who enjoy the outdoors, Ft Hood is the ideal location because of warm winters and hot summers.
The nearby lakes, Belton and Stillhouse, offer year round outdoor recreation activities.
Please visit: http://pao.hood.army.mil/. Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below.
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.
Basic Requirement for Clinical Nurse (Emergency Room):Education: Degree or diploma from a professional nursing program approved by the legally designated State accrediting agency at the time the program was completed.Registration: Active, current registration as a professional nurse in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
An applicant who has graduated from an approved nursing educational program within the past 12 months may be appointed pending State registration as a professional nurse.In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: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).
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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.
Experience is defined as: providing nursing care and education to patients in a hospital setting, utilizing cardiac monitors, pulse oximetry andspecialized equipment such as defibrillators, ventilators, etc. This definition of experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09).OREducation: Two and a half years of progressively higher level graduate education in nursing with a concentration in a field of nursing (e.g., teaching, a clinical specialty, research, administration) or in a closely related non-nursing field directly related to the position.ORCombination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%.
To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12.
Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond the second year (total graduate semester hours minus 36) by 9. Add the two percentages.
United States Citizens