Jobs & Careers - Milwaukee VA Medical Center
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Milwaukee 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.

Milwaukee VA Medical Center
Human Resources Management Service
5000 W. National Ave
Milwaukee, WI  53295
Phone: 414-384-2000, ext. 42930

Nursing Staff

If you are a nursing professional interested in working for the VA, please check out our Nursing web site.

Psychology Training Program

The Psychology Training Program offers Doctoral Internships and Postdoctoral Fellowships to students from APA-accredited doctoral programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology, click here for the PTP webpage.

Pharmacy Residency Program

If you have a Pharm.D degree and interested in pursuing additional training as a clinical practitioner, then please check out our program at the Pharmacy Residency web site.

Physical Therapy Neurologic Residency Program

The Zablocki VA Medical Center, in affiliation with Marquette University, offers a 12-month Neurologic PT Residency Program featuring individualized mentorship, clinical education, didactic, and teaching opportunities - Accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency & Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE). Click here for the Neurologic PT Residency Program website.

Physical Therapy Orthopaedic Residency Program

The Zablocki VA Medical Center, in affiliation with University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee University, offers a 12-month Orthopaedic PT Residency Program featuring individualized mentorship, clinical education, didactic, and teaching opportunities. Currently the program is awaiting candidacy status from the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency & Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE). Click here for the Orthopaedic PT Residency Program website.

Occupational Therapy Physical Rehabilitation Fellowship Program

The Zablocki VAMC offers a 12-month fellowship of didactic and clinical education accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). Click here for the Fellowship Program website.

Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant Post-Graduate Residency Program

The Zablocki VA Medical Center offers a 12-month didactic and clinical education program in emergency medicine designed to produce highly competent emergency medicine physician assistants. Click her for the Post-Graduate Residency Program website.

Post-Graduate Primary Care Physician Assistant Residency Program

The Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center offers a 12-month didactic and clinical education program in primary care medicine to produce highly competent primary care physician Assistants. Click here for the Post-Graduate Primary Care Residency Program website,

Clinical Students and Interns (without compensation appointee and affaliated students) resources web page

Students participating in programs with which the VA Medical Center has a current affiliation agreement will be permitted learning opportunities. Consult your school, course coordinator or instructor for affiliation details.

Dentistry Residency

If you are interested in our general dentistry residency program, please click Dentistry residency website.

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.

Veterans Services, Vet Guide

Helpful links

VA Program Director    Current Affiliation Agreement    Selective Service

VA Learners Perceptions Survey    Find a VA Near You

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.