DanvilleRecruiter
the smart solution for Danville jobs

Occupational Medicine Officer - Danville

Company: United States Army
Location: Danville
Posted on: December 22, 2018

Job Description:

Occupational medicine officers determine the conditions that influence the health of military and DA civilians, and supervises occupational health programs.

As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

Job Duties

* Recommend the measures that are to be taken for improvements in physical fitness, disease prevention and injury


* Exercise command of medical units as provided by law and regulation


* Perform staff functions in health support for commanders at all levels


* Medical research on diseases of military importance


* Participate in graduate medical education and train other personnel


* Serve unique duty positions as a chief, consultant and/or faculty member in occupational health service



Requirements

Active Duty

* Doctor of medicine/osteopathy degree from an accredited U.S. school (foreign graduates may apply if they have a permanent certificate from the Educational Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates)


* Current license to practice medicine in the United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico


* Eligibility for board certification


* Completion of at least one year of an approved graduate medical education internship


* Completion of a training program in occupational medicine


* Must be between 21 and 42 years of age (may request a waiver Locate A Recruiter for more information)


* Must be a U.S. citizen



Army Reserve

* In addition to the above qualifications, permanent U.S. residency is required for Reserve duty officers.



Training

Job training for an Army medical officer includes first-year graduate medical education, residency and fellowship programs. Qualifying students benefit through unique training experiences and get to attend certain military short courses designed to develop tactical, technical and operational skills unique to the military environment.

As an Army Medical Corps officer, you'll have access to the most sophisticated technologies and the opportunity to consult with experts in both the military and private sectors.

Helpful Skills

* Ability to make accurate, immediate decisions


* Perform under stress


* Apply critical technical and thinking skills


* Tremendous concentration



Compensation

Active Duty

In addition to the many privileges that come from being on the U.S. Army health care team, you'll also be rewarded with:

* 30 days of paid vacation earned annually


* Noncontributory retirement benefits with 20 years of qualifying service


* No-cost or low-cost medical and dental care for you and your family



Army Reserve

* Health Professional Special Pay


* Health Professionals Loan Repayment


* Noncontributory retirement benefits at age 60 with 20 years of qualifying service


* Low-cost life and dental insurance, and travel opportunities



Active Duty & Reserve

* Commissary/post exchange shopping privileges


* Flexible retirement savings/investment plan similar to a 401(k)


* May receive pay for continuing education and specialized training



Earn Cash For In Demand Jobs

You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Military Occupational Specialties. Visit Jobs in Demand to see if this job qualifies for an enlistment bonus.

Education Benefits

Active Duty

The Army Medical Corps pays 100 percent of a student's tuition, as well as expenses for required books, equipment and most academic fees. Medical students may also be eligible to receive a sign-on bonus, and active duty physicians can earn up to $120,000 in student loan repayment.

Army Reserve

By continuing to serve when you're needed, you may qualify for HPLR to repay your medical school loans.

PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program

Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at http://www.armypays.com.

* Johns Hopkins
* GE Healthcare
* Cleveland Clinic
* Mercy Medical Center

Keywords: United States Army, Danville , Occupational Medicine Officer - Danville, Healthcare , Danville, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Primary Care Physician
Description: Primary Care Physician About the Organization MedExpress opened the doors of its first location in Morgantown, West Virginia in 2001 to create a welcoming, considerate neighborhood medical center.Since (more...)
Company: MedExpress Urgent Care
Location: Danville
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Nurse Healthcare Manager RN
Description: Overview Every day is an opportunity for our associates to deeply connect with people in a profound and personal way. Our associates are the core of our mission and we know that offering them genuine (more...)
Company: Brookdale Senior Living
Location: Burlington
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Registered Nurse (VA, Danville, Danville, VA (133 Enterprise Drive))
Description: Registered Nurse VA, Danville, Danville, VA 133 Enterprise Drive About the Organization MedExpress opened the doors of its first location in Morgantown, West Virginia in 2001 to create a welcoming, (more...)
Company: MedExpress Urgent Care
Location: Danville
Posted on: 01/18/2019


Optometrist Job " Raleigh, NC " Wonderful Opportunity
Description: Wonderful opportunity to join a practice that is a leading provider of optometric services for over 40 years. This practice is comprehensive
Company: The Eye Group
Location: Burlington
Posted on: 01/18/2019

RN PATIENT SERVICES MANAGER II - HOME HEALTH
Description: Job Summary: Assists a higher level nurse manager in the following duties: ensuring that appropriate care and services are available to patients and families, ensuring adequate and appropriate clinical (more...)
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Danville Opportunity / J1 Opportunity
Description: Family Practice-Without OB opening in Danville, Virginia. This and other physician jobs brought
Company: Southeast Physician Search, Inc.
Location: Danville
Posted on: 01/18/2019

RN CLINICAL NURSE II - NEWBORN CRITICAL CARE UNIT
Description: RN needed for Newborn Critical Care Center. NCCC is comprised of 48 beds providing the highest quality of care
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Family Nurse Practitioner Position Available in Lynchburg
Description: br br br br br br Nurse Practitioner - Family-NP br br br Apply Now View Other Opportunities br br br br br br br br Details br br br br br Located in br (more...)
Company: GetAMedJob
Location: Danville
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Nurse Practitioner, Independent
Description: Nurse Practitioner, Independent About the Organization MedExpress opened the doors of its first location in Morgantown, West Virginia in 2001 to create a welcoming, considerate neighborhood medical center.Since (more...)
Company: MedExpress Urgent Care
Location: Danville
Posted on: 01/18/2019

School of Nursing Lecturer
Description: Responsibilities for this School of Nursing
Company: The University of North Carolina
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: 01/18/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Danville RSS job feeds