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Supervisory Contract Specialist – Dallas, Texas
Indian Health Service, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 82935Start Date: 04/15/2019End Date: 04/22/2019
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. 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; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. For positions requiring positive education requirements, or if you are using education to meet all or part of the qualification requirements, you MUST submit a copy of your transcripts or an itemized list of college courses which includes equivalent information from the transcript (course title, semester/quarter hours, and grade/degree earned) in your resume. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S): https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/1100/contracting-series-1102/
Training: Completion of all mandatory training prescribed by the head of the agency for progression to GS-13 or higher level contracting positions, including at least 4-years experience in contracting or related positions. At least 1 year of that experience must have been specialized experience at or equivalent to work at the next lower level of the position, and must have provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the work of the position. Education: A 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor’s degree, that included 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.
In addition to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Serve as a Lead/Supervisory Contracting Officer with no less than $10M Contracting Officer’s Warrant with wide responsibility for federal contracting functioning on a national level. Providing oversight on market research to determine set-aside statuses and available marketplace for major or complex design and construction projects. Managing and directing acquisition strategy for design and construction of major and complex new design/construction projects; directing and recommending approval of terms and conditions in bids or proposals related to the award of contracts. Directing and recommending approval of the negotiation and award of contracts and modifications for design/construction projects. Serve as a Lead, Chairperson, and/or Authority on Architect-Engineer Design Services and Construction procurement within the Source Selection Board for a national program. Hold and maintain a Federal Acquisition Institute Certification Level III (FAC-C Level III). You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement. Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade Requirements: Merit Promotion (status) candidates must have completed one year of service at the next lower grade level. Time-In-Grade provisions do not apply under the Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP).
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