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U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command Medical Technician in Chicago, Illinois


About the Position: This position is located at: The United States Military Entrance Processing Command, Chicago Military Entrance Processing Station, Chicago, IL. Description of the Working Environment: Work is performed in an clinical setting.


Maintain applicant's medical records during the examination process and personally identifiable information (PII).

Prepare packages and ship specimens to testing laboratory.

Quality check chain of custody documents ensuring no information is missing or in error.

Prepare Drug and Alcohol Test (DAT) control logs and obtain control log signatures.

Manage medical consultations to include verifying doctor's orders.

Track and maintain medical assessment data.

Conduct medical orientation to enter data.

Perform phlebotomy procedures to obtain blood samples for HIV and other laboratory tests.

Review unique medical forms for proper format, coding, and completion.

Assist applicants on completion of a variety of forms required for physical examination.

Instruct applicants on test procedures.

In process applicants to verify their identity using previously captured biometrics (digital fingerprints and photographs).


Conditions of Employment


Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience. Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes preparing medical records; screening medical records; performing phlebotomy procedures; taking biometric data; and administering various tests such as Breath Alcohol Test, Drug Alcohol Test, Audiometric tests, color vision tests, near/far vision tests, or electrocardiograms. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-05). Education Substitution: Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience above in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualifications requirements using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:

AccountabilityClericalHealth Care Data Entry and ManagementOral CommunicationTechnical Credibility


Additional Information

Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. Direct Deposit of Pay is required. Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. This is a Career Program (CP) 53 - Medical position. You may claim military spouse preference. Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). If you are a Federal employee in the competitive service and your agency has notified you in writing that you are a displaced employee eligible for ICTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority for this position. To receive selection priority, you must: (1) meet ICTAP eligibility criteria (2) be rated well-qualified for the position and; (3) submit the appropriate documentation to support your ICTAP eligibility. To be considered well-qualified and receive selection priority applicants must satisfy all qualification requirements for the position and receive a score of 90 or above. Additional information about the program is on OPM's Career Transition Resources website. If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application. Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government interest. This position is a temporary position and may be extended in one year increments up to a maximum of three years.