Our lifestyle is adventurous, community oriented and focused on service and problem solving as part of a professional interdisciplinary team. Join us in improving the health outcomes of 2.2 million American Indians and Alaska Natives.
This position is located at one of the various Indian Health Service Hospital or Clinics under the Navajo Area Office. The Primary purpose of this position is to serve as a first line dentist. Assists the Chief, Service Unit Dental Program, in implementation and operation of the dental program that includes preventive, rehabilitative and community series in a highly complex and diverse setting to American Indians and other Native Americans. This is an Open Continuous announcement to fill Permanent, Temporary, Full/Part Time, Intermittent, and Term positions, applicants will be referred when vacancies occur. Your application will expire in 3 months and you will need to reapply to keep your application active.
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-NJ-1918890-ESEP/MP++; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be consideredLinks to Navajo Area Hospitals and Clinics: