Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 10:59 PM
Position Summary As one of our core senses, hearing can cause complex medical, physical, social and employment implications, especially for Airmen who are constantly exposed to noise that goes beyond what is safe for human ears. Providing the full spectrum of hearing and balance-related issues, Air Force Audiologists utilize the latest equipment and techniques to treat and safeguard Airmen and their families. Primary Responsibilities * Conduct examinations to diagnose ailments and administer treatment, including implant services * Provide education, training, clinical support and program management * Engage in research-based practice Benefits Your effort and commitment is essential to our mission, which is why we provide our Airmen with a benefits package that is unparalleled in the civilian world: * 30 days of vacation with pay each year * Excellent healthcare coverage for you and your family * Tax-free food and housing assistance * A generous retirement program * Continuing education opportunities * Free or low-cost world travel opportunities * Excellent starting salary Qualifications This is an active duty position as an Air Force Officer. To be considered, you must meet the following requirements: * A doctoral degree in audiology (AuD or PhD) * The Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) and/or board certification in audiology from the American Board of Audiology (ABA) * Minimum 24 months of experience in audiology * A current unrestricted state license * Completion of five-and-a-half-week Commissioned Officer Training course * Must be between the ages of 18 and 41 * Must be willing to relocate About the Air Force The US Air Force is the number-one Air Force in the world. Our mission is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace. We live by three core values: integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do. The Air Force offers hundreds of careers, from healthcare to engineering, in order to serve the American people and provide precise and reliable global vigilance, reach and power for the nation.
• Location: Columbia
• Post ID: 23076127 columbia