About the Position:This positionis located in theDepartment of Emergency Medicineat Evans Army Community Hospital, Fort Carson, CO.Ft.
Carson combines scenic beauty, pleasant residential areas, and cultural activities to satisfy every taste.
It is an unusually well-rounded military community which offers a variety of recreational and cultural opportunities.
World-class ski resorts are available within a short 2 1/2 hour drive, golf courses and biking trails are available on the installation as well as in the surrounding community.
Numerous colleges and universities are available for continuing education.Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
Basic Requirements for Nurse (Clinical/Emergency):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: An 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 requirements above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:Experience Required: 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: One year of experience which includes: Providing nursing care to emergency room patients, coordinating patient care, and administering medications.
This definition of experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09).OREducation: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full 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 18.
Add the two percentages.
United States Citizens