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Position serves as a Respiratory Therapist. Performs a wide range of judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in the application of respiratory therapy and cardiopulmonary procedures.
This position is located at the Shiprock Service Unit, Northern Navajo Medical Center (NNMC), Division of Clinical Services, Branch of Respiratory Therapy, Shiprock, New Mexico. The incumbent reports to the Supervisory Respiratory Therapist.
The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
This position is being announced concurrently under Merit Promotion and Excepted Service procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number ++IHS-17-NN-1941268-ESEP/MP++; for eligibility requirements.
NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered
**ANNOUNCEMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED** Applications will be reviewed starting on April 26, 2017 and every 10 business days thereafter until filled.