Jobs & Careers - Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center
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Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center


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.

If you need additional information, please contact our Human Resources Management Service at (906) 774-3300, x. 32281.

Employee Benefits

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.

Physicians, Physcian Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners

Help Care for Our Nation’s Heroes!  The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain, Michigan, is a “Leader in Rural Healthcare and Telehealth” and currently seeking Physicians, Physicians Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners in our main Iron Mountain facility or one of our Community Based Outpatient Clinics including Marquette, Menominee, Manistique, Hancock, Sault Ste. Marie, or Rhinelander, Wisconsin.

Located in the beautiful Upper Peninsula of Michigan, our community offers a safe environment, well-staffed schools, low cost of living, short commuting distance, and year-round recreational activities ideal for any family lifestyle.

Applicants selected for these positions may be eligible to receive a recruitment incentive or loan repayment. Also provided are a competitive salary (Physician pay range up to $195,000) and excellent benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Retirement benefits, and more. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Submit your CV by email to: VHAIRO PROVIDER CV, or fax us at: (906)779-3121, or apply online at 

Any questions, please feel free to call an HR Recruiter at (906)774-3300 ext: 32281.

Psychology Internship Program

The Doctoral Internship in Psychology at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center (OGJVAMC) is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). To be considered for internship positions, applicants must be U.S. citizens who are pursuing a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA- or CPA-accredited institution. Applicants must also demonstrate completion of at least three years of graduate course work and a minimum of 250 direct contact hours in clinical intervention, and be certified as ready for internship by their Director of Training.

VA Job Applications and Forms

Application instructions specific to each job posting can be found at the end of the announcement in the “How to Apply” section. Most positions require you to apply online, while some healthcare positions allow you to merely submit a resume/curriculum vitae to be considered. Each announcement also includes a “Required Documents” section that lists all the forms and documents required to be considered.

VA has several different application forms based on your occupation type. If the job announcement requires a particular application in the “Required Documents” section of the announcement, look in the table below to find the correct form for your occupation, as well as additional required forms.

Responding to a Job Announcement

Be sure to follow the “How to Apply” and “Required Documents” instructions given in the job announcement. They are your primary guide for responding to a posted opening. The vast majority of positions require an online application with the exception of a few healthcare occupations therefore it is important to fully complete the online application process after which you should receive a system-generated confirmation via email.

If you are unable to comply with the application instructions and require assistance or if you have additional questions, you should contact the point of contact in the “Agency contact information” section at the bottom of the announcement.

The documents below are in PDF format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them. Acrobat Reader software can be downloaded for free.

VA Job Applications and Forms
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 SF 15 Application for 10-point Veterans Preference
Instructions for Faxing The How to Apply section of the job announcement will provide instructions for faxing documents, if it is an accepted method for submitting items for that job announcement.