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Pay Range:
$49,632 to $62,369 / Per Year
Job Grade:
GS-0647-7
Schedule:
Full-Time
Duration:
Permanent
Apply by: 2018-01-16 Published: 6 months ago

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.

They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.

The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

This is a Direct Hire Solicitation About the Position: This position is located in the Department of Radiology at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii.

Fort Shafter, HI is the headquarters of the United States Army Pacific.

Located in Honolulu, next to Tripler Army Medical Center, Fort Shafter is home to U.S. Army Pacific and Pacific Ocean Division, Army Corps of Engineers.

Honolulu is where the timeless radiance of the islands meets the modern luxuries of today.

Residents can hike down a lush mountainside, just minutes away from a soaring cityscape or feast at a luau under the stars one night, and dine at a five-star restaurant another.

Located on Oahu, Honolulu is home to the majority of the state's diverse population.

Residents enjoy extensive shopping, medical, continuing education, and year-round recreation opportunities.

Other nearby places of interest include Waikiki Beach, Pearl Harbor, and the U.S.S.

Arizona Memorial and other WWII historical sites.

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.

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.

https://www.garrison.hawaii.army.mil/ An adjusted Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) applies for federal employees in Hawaii.

The adjusted COLA rate is not reflected in the salary shown for this position.

Federal employees in Hawaii are currently entitled to receive a 11.32% Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) in addition to the base salary.

This is subject to change.

Who May Apply: US Citizens

In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or 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.

Radiology Certification: Public Law 97-35 requires that persons who administer radiologic procedures meet the credentialing standards in 42 CFR Part 75.

Essentially, they must (1) have successfully completed an educational program that meets or exceeds the standards described in that regulation, and is accredited by an organization recognized by the Department of Education, and (2) be certified as radiographers in their field.

The following meet these requirements: (1) Persons employed by the Federal Government as radiologic personnel prior to the effective date of the regulation (January 13, 1986) who show evidence of current or fully satisfactory performance or certification of such from a licensed practitioner such as a doctor of medicine, osteopathy, dentistry, podiatry, or chiropractic who prescribes radiologic procedures to others.

(2) Persons first employed by the Federal Government as radiologic personnel after the effective date of the regulation who (a) received training from institutions in a State or foreign jurisdiction that did not accredit training in that particular field at the time of graduation, or (b) practiced in a State or foreign jurisdiction that did not license that particular field or did not allow special eligibility to take a licensure examination for those who did not graduate from an accredited educational program, provided such persons show evidence of training, experience, and competence, as determined by OPM or the employing agency.

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.

Specialized experience is defined as: performing radiographic examinations and portable radiography on patients.

This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-06).

Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify.

For this job, you may qualify if your education meets the definitions below: Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-07: Successful completion of at least one full year of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in Diagnostic Radiology/Radiography, or related field of study.

OR Combination of Experience and Education Substitution for Specialized Experience for GS-07:If you have some, but not all, of the experience or education described above, you may still qualify by combining the amount of creditable experience and education that you possess.

To compute the percentage, divide your total months of qualifying experience by 12.

Then divide your semester hours of graduate education by 18.

Add the two percentages.

The total percentage must equal at least 100% to qualify.

US Citizens