Jobs & Careers
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The Indianapolis VA Medical Center is holding an onsite Nursing Hiring Fair on December 15, 2017 from 10am to 2pm. We have immediate RN openings in the areas of Mental Health, Med/Surg, Medical ICU, Ambulatory Care (RN & LPN) and Emergency Department. Resumes must include basic requirements: U.S. citizenship, education, unrestricted license in any state, basic life support certification, all your nursing accomplishments and three references. Salary will be determined by experience and education. A BSN is highly preferred.
VA offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes 26 paid vacation days accrued annually, 13 days of sick time accrued annually, 10 paid Federal holidays, double time for holidays worked, shift and weekend differential pay, low cost health and life insurance, tax deferred retirement savings and opportunities for career development.
Interviews will be conducted on site December 15th for qualified applicants and HR will be on site to make tentative job offers. www.indianapolis.va.gov/
careers/ 1481 W. 10th St., Indianapolis. (317) 988-2713 (888) 878-6889 X2713
Human Resources Management Service
Hours: 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
(888) 878-6889 X2713
People with Disabilties
We have a Schedule A hiring program for people with disabilities. This includes Veterans with at least a 30% disability rating. Please contact Ronald McCulley, (317) 988-4983. Find out more about the federal goverment's Disability Employment.
Medical Staff ByLaws
All clinicians adhere to these by-laws when appointed to our medical center. Review the document here.
For nursing job opportunities (RN, LPN, APN, NP, CNS) please visit www.vacareers.va.gov
Indianapolis VAMC Nursing Recruitment Office
1481 W. 10th St. #118
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Hours: 8am – 4:30pm M-F (closed all federal holidays)
VA Job Applications and Forms
Application instructions specific to each job posting can be found at the end of the announcement. Some positions require you to apply online, while others require that you submit a paper application directly to each VA facility where you desire employment.
VA has several different application forms based on your occupation type. Look in the table below to find the correct application for your occupation, as well as additional required forms.
Responding to a Job Announcement
Be sure to follow the application instructions given in the job announcement. They are your primary guide for responding to a posted opening. Here are additional reminders for submitting an application:
- Please send your signed, completed application and any other required forms to the Organization Contact at the Organization Address, both of which are listed at the end of the job announcement.
- Write the Announcement Number, also listed at the end of the job announcement, on your application.
- Keep a copy of the entire application package for your records.
The documents below are in PDF format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them. Acrobat Reader software can be downloaded for free.
|Form Number||Form Description|
|Download 10-2850||Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists, and Chiropractors|
|Download 10-2850A||Application for Advanced Practice Nurse, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner, and Registered Nurse|
|Download 10-2850C||Application for Associated Health Occupations|
|Download 10-2850D||Application for Health Professions Trainees|
|Download OF-306||Declaration for Federal Employment form|
|Download OPM Form 1203 FX||Qualifications and Availability Form C and Occupational Questionnaire|
|Download SF 15||Application for 10-point Veterans Preference|
|Download US Application
|Use this cover page when faxing application materials for jobs posted by a Delegated Examining Unit, or in other limited cases when instructions indicate a fax will be accepted.|