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Licensed Practical Nurse

Company Name:
Department Of Veterans Affairs
### JOB SUMMARY:
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 1110882
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln''s promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America''s Veterans.
Please read the _entire_ announcement before beginning the application process to ensure you submit _all_the required documents. All applicable forms must be _complete and signed prior_ to uploading.
NOTE: If you apply for this position electronically (On-Line), you do _not_ need to apply manually using the OPM Form 1203-FX (OPM-Occupational Questionnaire). If you complete and fax the OPM Form 1203-FX to the designated fax number listed in this vacancy announcement, It will override your previous application you have already submitted electronically (On-Line). Therefore, please apply for this position using _one method only_ (i.e., apply electronically On-Line or apply manually using the OPM Form 1203-FX). If you apply using both the electronic (On-Line) and manual (OPM FORM 1203-FX) methods, it will result in a duplicate processing error and you may lose consideration for this position.
The Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center (BVAMC) is an integral part of the Medical community that provides acute, tertiary, medical, and surgical care to Veterans of Alabama. The Medical Center provides care to a veteran population of 420,000 in Alabama and treats approximately 57,000 unique veterans annually. The medical center serves as a referral center for this area with 138 operating beds with care provided in almost all medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties. Birmingham, AL is located in the heart of the Southeastern United States and is a progressive center for medical research, banking, music, technology, art, engineering, and higher education.
Note: The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-06. The actual grade at which an applicant may be selected for this vacancy is in the range of GS-03 to GS-06. The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidate s education and experience and recommend the grade and step at which the candidate will be placed. The salary is based on the grade and step approved for the selected candidate.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized.
Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse
Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number: OB-14-ADa-1110882-PC-EXT
SALARY RANGE: $27,203.00 to $45,828.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 to Wednesday, May 14, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0620-00
POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy in the following location:
WHO MAY APPLY: United States Citizens
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Not Applicable
SUPERVISORY STATUS: No

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