This vacancy announcement will be open from Date to Date or when 100 applications have been received.
The vacancy will close on whichever day the first of these conditions are met.
If the application limit is reached on the same day the announcement opened, the open and close date will be the same.
Candidates are encouraged to read the entire announcement before submitting their application packages.
Become be a part of one of the largest digital information facilities in the world!
Established by Congress in 1861, GPO is transforming itself as an agency and as a business.
We provide other agencies with innovative services for the printing, publishing, storage, and distribution of digital content.
The public will enjoy permanent access to digital government information, acquiring it quickly, easily, and with confidence in its authenticity.
GPO employees are proud of their abilities and passionate about their craft.
Whether your expertise is in putting ink on paper, commanding a digital output system, or engineering the delivery of information online, we would like to talk to you.
This position is part of the Acquisitions, Government Publishing Office in Washington , District of Columbia .
The selectee will work shift 1 Monday - Friday and a tour of duty 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.
The selectee will be responsible for the planning and management of the agency's acquisition activities in order to ensure that the Government Publishing Office and the Director achieve the objectives effectively carrying out the mission of the agency.
Additional vacancies may be filled through this announcement.
To qualify for the Supervisory Contract Specialist, PG -1102-15, you must meet the following requirements: Basic Requirement Possess at least 4 years of experience in contracting or related position with 1 year of that experience being specialized experience at or equivalent to work at the next lowest grade level.
And Completed a 4 year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree that include or was supplemented by at least 24 semester hours in any combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management.
Note: You must provide a copy of your transcript(s) as proof of education with you application package; failure to provide transcript(s) will result in an ineligible rating and exclusion from further consideration.
OR I have held a GS-1102 position since January 1, 2000 at the PG-15 or equivalent grade level.
Certification Requirement Possess a current Federal Acquisition Certification in Contracting (FAC-C) Level III or DAU equivalent certification?
Note: You must provide proof of certification with you application package; failure to provide proof will result in an ineligible rating and exclusion from further consideration.
Minimum Qualifications To minimally qualify for the PG-1102-15 level, you must possess one year of specialized experience at the PG-14 or equivalent grade level or higher.
Examples of qualifying specialized experience include: Managing and mentoring contract specialist performing a range of contract specializations such as negotiation, cost and price analysis, and administration; Integrating with other Business Units within the agency to ensure consistent applicant of acquisition policies and guidelines; Exercising unlimited delegated authority to sign, negotiate, and administer contracts making recommendations for contract terminations; Reviewing contractor's performance resolving problems concerning the obligations of the agency and/or contractor Utilizing a mastery technical knowledge of Federal Procurement, Federal Property Management, and agency acquisition regulations to direct the preparation, solicitations, and contracts for equipment, services, materials, sales, real property lease, and construction from initiation to award; and Supervise and directs contracting professional providing contracting services for acquisition.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement (04/03/2018) to be considered.