About the Position: This position is located at Tripler Army Medical Center, Surgical Administrative Center Ward 6C1, Tripler AMC, HI.
Hawaii has many outdoor activities all year round including surfing, paddling, diving, fishing, and hiking.
Conversely, Hawaii has one of the highest costs of living in the United States.
Average homes range from $500 - $600K.
The rental market is also very high, as are vehicle operating costs.
Before deciding to relocate to the Islands, you should thoroughly research the housing options and costs.Federal employees are currently entitled to receive a non-taxable, 11.32% cost of living allowance (COLA) in addition to the base salary.
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 Nurse (Clinical/Medical-Surgical): 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 to medical or surgical patients, performing various administrative/floor duties, and monitoring specialized equipment such as cardiac monitors, respirators, defibrillators, 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