Nursing Assistant Monitoring Technician – Federal Jobs

Nursing Assistant Monitoring Technician – Federal Jobs

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

Open & closing dates

Opening and closing dates 04/08/2019 to 04/23/2019

Service

Excepted

Pay scale & grade

GS 3 – 5

Salary

$27,218 to $44,445 per year

Appointment type

Permanent

Work schedule

Full-Time

Location

11 vacancies in the following location:

Dayton, OH

Dayton, OH

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Telework eligible

No

This job is open to

The public

U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Announcement number

CBBK-10463612-BC-19

Control number

529855800

  • Duties

Duties

Summary

Vacancies occur for Nursing Assistants within Nursing Service at the Dayton VA Medical Center.

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Responsibilities

The Nursing Assistant/Monitoring Technician (NA/MT) GS-3 functions as a Monitor Technician and Nursing Assistant.

The NA/MT will also provide continuous observation and surveillance of assigned patients via virtual sitter monitoring equipment and is the first line of action to verbally redirect the patient from engaging in at risk behaviors. The NA/MT summons the nursing staff if the patient requires assistance by a communication device (Vocera/phone). The NA/MT is knowledgeable and supportive of patient and organizational confidentiality and related hospital policies.

In addition, the NA/MT provides Veteran/resident care, performs clinical procedures, technical procedures and ancillary services for Veteran/resident care. Performs a variety of personal care or nursing care activities which do not require practical or registered nurse licensure and/or education. Performs a wide variety of duties aimed at increasing the comfort of the Veteran/resident.
If there are no patients assigned to monitoring, the NA/MT’s assignment may require them to perform Nursing Assistant duties.

Work Schedule: Day Shift (7:30am-4:00pm), Evening Shift (3:30pm-12:00am), Night Shift (11:30pm-8:00am), weekends and holidays required

Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

5

Job family (Series)

0621 Nursing Assistant

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  • Requirements

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • Subject to a background/security investigation
  • Must be proficient in written and spoken English
  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process

Qualifications

To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 04/23/2019.
Basic Requirements:

  • United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
  • Education or Training. One year above high school with courses related to the Nursing Assistant occupation. Completion of an intensive, specialized, occupation-related course of study of less than one year as a nursing assistant may also meet in full the experience requirements for GS-3.
  • English Language Proficiency. Nursing Assistants must be proficient in spoken and written English in accordance with VA Handbook 5005, part II, chapter 3, section A, paragraph 3j.

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