Inventory Management Specialist Job in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Department of Defense



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 Defense. The opening is for an Inventory Management Specialist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Inventory Management Specialist – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Defense Logistics Agency, Department of Defense
Job ID: 91941
Start Date: 05/03/2019
End Date: 05/13/2019

Qualification Summary
To qualify for an Inventory Management Specialist your resume and supporting documentation must support: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience that equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) or competencies to successfully perform the duties of the position, and is directly in or related to this position. To qualify at the GS-11 level, applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09 level or equivalent under other pay systems in the Federal service, military or private sector. To qualify at the GS-12 level, applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 level or equivalent under other pay systems in the Federal service, military or private sector. Applicants must meet eligibility requirements including time-in-grade (General Schedule (GS) positions only), time-after-competitive appointment, minimum qualifications, and any other regulatory requirements by the cut-off/closing date of the announcement. Creditable specialized experience includes: GS-11: Working with the laws, regulations, policies and procedures applicable to supply and inventory management. Applying knowledge of the supply planning process and technical support to functional areas engaging in DOD product line acquisition management and logistics support. Independently analyzing and resolving difficult inventory management issues and problems for highly complex, strategic and unique end-item programs. GS-12: Analyzing work that relates to managing and controlling materials and the underlying concepts for coordinating, determining and regulating the flow of supplies form initial plan through acquisition, storage, issue, utilization and disposal. Utilizing program milestone charting, forecasting and the ability to effectively research/analyze various documents and statistics as well as synthesize complex relatable data. Evaluating techniques utilized for inventory management to analyze and evaluate a broad range of variables. Education Substitution: Such education must demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work. Education must be from a college or university accredited by an organization approved by the U.S. Department of Education. See If using education to meet basic qualifications, YOU MUST SUBMIT A TRANSCRIPT as supplemental documentation. To qualify based on education in lieu of specialized experience, you must possess: GS-11: Three (3) years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a PhD or equivalent Doctorate degree. Such education must be from an accredited college or university, and must demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities to do the work. TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE SUBMITTED GS-12: There is no education substitution at this grade level. Combination: Combinations of successfully completed post-high school education and experience may be used to meet total qualification requirements for grade level GS-11 and may be computed by first determining the applicant’s total qualifying experience as a percentage of the experience required for the grade level; then determining the applicant’s education as a percentage of the education required for the grade level; and then adding the two percentages. The total percentages must equal at least 100 percent to qualify an applicant for that grade level. Only graduate education in excess of the amount required for the next lower grade level may be used to qualify applicants for positions at grade GS-11. 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.

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