Jobs & Careers
By working for the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, you’ll have access to a wider range of opportunities and leadership positions at your fingertips.
Our Human Resources Department is located in room 109 of building 37, and is available for applicants Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Visit our Human Resources Department to view job vacancies, complete any necessary materials, and submit your application package.
If you need additional information, please contact our Human Resources Management Service at (727) 398-6661, extension 14124.
Bay Pines VA Healthcare System Nursing Careers
If you are a nursing professional interested in working for Bay Pines VA Healthcare System at the main facility or one of our clinics, please contact Adrian Griffin, RN, CHCR, at Adrian.Griffin@va.gov or by phone
This application can be used to apply for a variety of nursing positions within Bay Pines VA Healthcare System.
Medical Resident/Student Orientation
If you are a medical resident or student scheduled to rotate at Bay Pines VA Healthcare System, please click the link below to access important information, forms, and on-line training four weeks prior to your rotation.
Internships / Residencies / Training
- Audiology & Speech Pathology Training
- Advanced Education in General Dentistry
- Dietetic Internship
- Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Program
- Pharmacy Residency
- Psychology Careers
Bay Pines offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits, including a retirement plan, a Thrift Savings Plan (401k), health and life insurance, sick and vacation leave and ten paid holidays. In addition, there are many family-friendly benefits available to Federal employees. Our employees enjoy the satisfaction that comes from serving our nation's veterans.
A description of employee benefits is available on the US Office of Personnel Management Employment and Benefits page*. Please note that benefits may differ for professional clinical occupations including physicians and registered nurses.
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.|