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Contract Specialist – Camp As Sayliyah, Qatar
U.S. Army Contracting Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 132718Start Date: 08/09/2019End Date: 08/23/2019
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities. 30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian Employees Applying to OCONUS PositionsCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceFamily Member Preference (FMP) for Overseas EmploymentInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouse Preference (MSP) for Overseas EmploymentNon-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferOffice of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange Agreement EligibleReinstatementVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. 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). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Experience Required: To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least four years of experience in contracting/procurement or related positions with at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Preparing pre- and post-award procurement actions to include, creating procurement and solicitation packages for contracts; reviewing of cost/price analysis and cost breakdown; recommending and negotiating contract changes; and monitoring contractor compliance. This definition of specialized experience is typical work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11). Education Requirement: ALL applicants must meet one of the following in addition to experience requirements. Your resume and/or transcripts MUST show proof. Possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees AND 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. (This requirement can be obtained within the degree or in addition to the degree. You must include a copy of your transcripts). A current civilian, Department of Defense (DoD) employee occupying a GS-1102 Contracting position with authority to award or administer contracts above with the simplified acquisition threshold in DoD, AND have been in this type of contracting position since September 30, 2000. A current DoD employee not in a GS-1102 position, but who occupied a GS/equivalent-1102 position or contracting officer position with authority to award or administer contracts above the SAT in any Federal agency prior to September 30, 2000. A current member of the armed forces who occupied a position within an occupational specialty to the GS-1102 series on or before September 30, 2000. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Contract Performance ManagementContracting/ProcurementOral CommunicationReasoningWriting Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent. You may be required to process through a deployment center, called the CRC, located at Ft. Bliss, TX. It is the CRC’s responsibility to prescreen civilian personnel records, conduct theater specific briefings and training, coordinate transportation, and issue of theater clothing and equipment. The deployment center is the final authority for declaring an individual deployable. If you are found non-deployable this offer may be withdrawn. Your appointment with the CRC will be made after the firm job offer is extended and an effective date has been established.
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