Veterinary Medical Officer (Clinical Care), NF-04

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This position is located at Fort Huachuca Arizona
This announcement has been extended due to lack of applicants. There is a weekly cut off date starting 7/31/2018. All applicants who apply prior to 08/07/2018 will be considered first. If no selection is made additional cut-off dates will be used. Announcement will close when a selection is made.
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Performs professional veterinary work that involves the investigation, examination, treatment, and control of animals. Diagnoses animal health problems; vaccinates against diseases, such as distemper and rabies; medicates animals suffering from infections or illnesses; treats and dresses wounds, seat fractures; performs surgery; and advise owners about animal feeding, behavior, and breeding. Issues health certificates. Performs and interprets laboratory findings. Maintains health records and prepares reports as necessary. Includes other related duties as assigned.
Travel Required
Not required
Supervisory status
Promotion Potential
Job family (Series)
0701 Veterinary Medical Science
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HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Conditions of Employment:
1. If selected, a completed and signed copy of our job application form (DA Form 3433) is required prior to entrance on duty. (Click here to view form).
2. Ability to work occasional Saturdays for special events
3. A one-year probationary period may be required.
4. Meet all qualification/eligibility requirements.
5. Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-VERIFY) check.
6. Appointment is subject to completion of a favorable background checks to include a Tier 1 or higher investigation if required depending by location.
7. Satisfactorily complete a physical examination (to include all mandated immunizations to work in a veterinary environment) prior to entrance on duty.
8. Valid social security card and photo ID are required prior to entrance on duty.
9. Must not have an aversion to animals, blood, bodily fluids, animal tissues, strong odors, needles, or sharp instruments.
10. Long periods of standing, restraining, kneeling, reaching and sitting, etc.
11. Direct Deposit is required.
NOTE: Applicants have the ability to perform an E-Verify Self Check to confirm employment eligibility at http://www.uscis.gov/mye-verify/self-check. Although a Self-Check is not mandatory, it can be a useful tool for applicants to find out if there is a problem with their employment eligibility records and resolve any issues before taking a job.
Possess a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA).
Possess a state license to practice veterinary medicine (may be a valid state license from any US state).
Unofficial college/university transcripts may be uploaded for initial qualification screening. Official transcripts must be provided prior to time of hire.
Foreign Education: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university.

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