A Technical Specialist carries out all of the testing responsibilities of the full performance level but has higher levels of professional responsibilities and expertise. Has advanced knowledge of specialized/complex subject matter. They have latitude for exercising independent judgment. He/She works day shifts, off-hour shifts, weekends, and holidays as priorities demonstrate a need. In addition to full performance level duties, the Lead Technologist duties will be performed 25% of the time.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.