Jobs & Careers - Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
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Jesse Brown 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.

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Human Resources Office

820 S. Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612
Hours: 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
(708) 202-2072

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.

Nursing Opportunities

The Jesse Brown VA Medical Center (VAMC) is seeking registered nurses, ICU Physician Assistants and ICU Nurse Practitioners for immediate full-time employment.

  • Announcement 2: Hiring RNs
  • Announcement 1Hiring ICU and Inpatient Registered Nurses, ICU Physician Assistants and ICU Nurse Practitioners

Health Professions Trainees including Medical and Dental Students and Residents

Onboarding information for trainees who will rotate through Jesse Brown VA Medical Center

Clinical Psychology Pre-doctoral Internship, Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs & Externships

Learn more about Jesse Brown VAMC Clinical Psychology Pre-doctoral Internship, Clinical Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs & Externships

VA Great Lakes Dental Residency Programs

The VA Great Lakes Dental Residency Programs provide comprehensive clinical training in clinical practice sites throughout VA Integrated Services Network 12 (VISN 12), which includes facilities in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana. Learn more about the VA Great Lakes Dental Residency Programs.

Pharmacy Residency

The Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency located at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center understands the changing face of pharmacy healthcare and strive to prepare our residents for entrance into a competitive job market. To learn more, visit our Jesse Brown VAMC Pharmacy Residency Program page.

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.