Help our heroes in Atlanta! (Ophthalmology Technicians and Lead Technician)
The Department of Veterans Affairs National Technology-Based Eye Care Services (TECS) Program located at the Atlanta VA Medical Center is searching for Ophthalmology Technicians to help deliver tele-eye care. Help prevent blindness in our Veterans by helping to screen them for disease at their primary care clinic. Join a team that is dedicated to growing and modernizing eye care for our valued Veterans.
Must be hard working, self-motivated, integrity, team player, self-discipline, efficient, good computer skills and excellent communication skills.
Required Qualifications: Experience in eye care field with ophthalmic technical work up, refraction, fundus photos, OCT, HVF
Preferred Qualifications: COA, COT certification
Work Hours: 7:30am-4pm Monday-Friday
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 background/security investigation
Click on this link to take a look at some of the benefits of helping our Veterans and working with the VA!
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Learn more at: https://www.vacareers.va.gov/
Let me know if you would like more information or to be considered for this opportunity. You can send a copy of your CV/Resume to Shane.firstname.lastname@example.org.
I look forward to hearing from you soon!
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About Atlanta VA Medical Center
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.