The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Procurement Technician in Saint Paul, Minnesota Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Procurement Technician – Saint Paul, Minnesota
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 31740Start Date: 01/08/2019End Date: 01/29/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. Time-in-grade: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a General Schedule (GS) grade at any point in the last 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements. For a GS-07 position, you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-06 level. Specialized Experience: Applicants must have One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade (GS-06) in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. Examples of specialized experience would typically include, but are not limited to: Gathers and organizes contract information as requested by the procurement staff (e.g., documentation required to respond to protests, claims, inquiries, freedom of information act requests, etc.). Works within established policies and procedures to complete a wide variety of administrative tasks (e.g., performing market research, pre-award surveys, past performance reference checks). Performs contract follow up duties: these duties include communication and coordination with contractors to resolve delinquent deliveries. Performs a wide variety of procedural, technical and administrative work in support of contract specialists, officers and administrators. Gathers and organizes solicitation information as requested by the procurement staff (e.g., documentation required for pre-bid meetings, wage rate requests, etc.). Education is generally not applicable at the GS-07 level, but graduate education may be credited if the education is directly related to the work of the position. Additional information on the qualification requirements are outlined in the OPM Qualifications Standards Handbook of General Schedule Positions. It is available for your review on OPM’s website at http://www.opm.gov/qualifications.
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