Jobs & Careers - Hershel Woody Williams VA Medical Center
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Hershel Woody Williams 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.

At the Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center, we strive to hire only the best! Working with and for America's veterans is a privilege, and we pride ourselves on the quality of care we provide. If you have what it takes, please consider applying for one of our available positions.

Employment Non-Discrimination

It is the policy of the Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center to provide equal opportunity in employment for all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex (includes gender identity and transgender status), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or status as a parent and to maintain a work environment that is free of any form of unlawful discrimination, including all forms of workplace harassment (both sexual and non-sexual). All employees will have the freedom to compete on a fair and level playing field with equal opportunity for competition and will be provided prompt, fair and impartial review and adjudication of complaints involving issues of employment discrimination. Equal opportunity covers all personnel/employment programs, management practices, and decisions including, but not limited to, recruitment/hiring, merit promotion, transfer, reassignments, training and career development, benefits, and separations. Discrimination against employees based on protected genetic information, or on information about a request for or the receipt of, genetic services is prohibited. No individual on the basis of race, sex (includes gender identity and transgender status), color, national origin, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, or status as a parent shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in a federally conducted education, training program or activity. Any federally conducted programs or activities operated with VA funds will comply with established Limited English Proficiency (LEP) guidance.

Nursing Staff

If you are a nursing professional interested in working for the Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center, please contact our Nurse Recruiter at (304) 429-6741, ext. 3119.

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.

Human Resources

1540 Spring Valley Dr.
Huntington, WV 25704
Hours: 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
(304) 429-6741 ext. 2339

Additional Resources

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.