Peace Corps/AmeriCorps Vista Opportunities with HHS

Department of Health and Human Services

About the organization

Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

HHS is composed of a central office in Washington, DC and 11 supporting agencies. HHS employs more than 80,000 federal employees across the United States and around the world. There are 10 regional offices ensuring HHS maintains close contact with state, local, and tribal partners and addresses the needs of communities and individuals served through HHS programs and policies.


This announcement is being used to develop a non-competitive applicant pool of recently released Peace Corps and AmeriCorps Vista personnel for various positions throughout Health and Human Service (HHS).

HHS is filling various positions including mission critical positions resulting from the outbreak and spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). You may be appointed to a competitive service career, career-conditional, temporary and/or term appointment.

For more information on positions across HHS visit:

Position Title, and Grade will be determined upon selection.


Basic Qualification Requirements:

Must have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the next lower grade level.

Additional qualification requirements will be dependent upon the position title, series and grade.


$34,916 - $164,858 PA

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please see USAJOBS link.

This Open Continuous Announcement allows acceptance of applications through the closing date. The first cut-off date for receipt/referral of applications to be considered will be April 17, 2020; subsequent cut-off dates will be May 1, 2020, June 1, 2020, July 1, 2020, August 1, 2020, September 1, 2020, October 1, 2020, and November 1, 2020. The announcement will close on December 1st.

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Equal Opportunity Employment

The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:

The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.

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