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 General Services Administration. The opening is for a Contract Specialist in Fort Worth, Texas Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Contract Specialist – Fort Worth, Texas
Public Buildings Service, General Services Administration
Job ID: 444184Start Date: 04/23/2021End Date: 05/06/2021
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The GS-7 salary range starts at $47,085 per year.
The GS-9 salary range starts at $57,595 per year.If you are a new federal employee, your starting salary will likely be set at the Step 1 of the grade for which you are selected.
Basic Requirement for GS-1102-05 through 12 levels: A 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor’s degree with a major in any field; or 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. Exception Provision : If you occupied a GS-1102 position at the GS-5 through GS-12 on January 1, 2000, you are considered to meet the basic requirement.
GS-1102-07: You must meet the Basic Requirements (or the exception) listed above, and have either: (a) One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-05 level in the Federal service; (b) 1 full academic year of graduate education or law school; (c) Superior Academic Achievement (SSA), which is based on (1) class standing, (2) grade-point average, or (3) honor society membership. For information on what constitutes SSA, refer to Section 4-F at the following OPM Website: Superior Academic Achievement.
Specialized experience is experience performing routine or developmental contracting assignments such as monitoring contractor performance for compliance with contract requirements, planning or carrying-out pre-award and/or post-award procurement actions, and resolving common procurement-related issues or problems.
GS-1102-09: You must meet the Basic Requirements (or the exception) listed above, and have one of the following: (a) One year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 level in the Federal service; (b)a masters or equivalent graduate degree; (c) 2 full years of progressively higher graduate level education leading to a masters or equivalent graduate degree; (d) a LL.B. or J.D., if related to the work of the position; (e) a combination of graduate level education (beyond the Bachelor’s Degree) and specialized experience (as described below) that together meet the qualification requirements of this position.
Specialized experience is defined as experience assisting in the performance of recurring and developmental contracting assignments using your organization’s acquisition regulations and/or policies and must have demonstrated two or more of the following pre-award and/or post award processes:● Using common contract vehicles (i.e. purchase orders, blanket purchase agreements, etc.) to plan and carry out acquisition actions;● Evaluating vendor offers for both technical and price/cost factors to ensure best value to the organization/agency;● Negotiating contracts, orders and/or modifications that are based upon previous examples/templates;● Responding to and resolving common acquisition issues/questions.
This position has a positive education requirement: Applicants must submit a copy of their college or university transcript(s) and certificates by the closing date of announcements to verify qualifications. If selected, an official transcript will be required prior to appointment.
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