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Contract Specialist – Fort Wainwright, Alaska
U.S. Army Contracting Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 534204Start Date: 11/08/2021End Date: 11/30/2021
Who May Apply: US Citizens 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. Basic Requirement for Contract Specialist ALL GRADE LEVELS:
Degree: Bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degrees.ORExemption: You are exempt from the education requirements above if (A) you are a current civilian employee in DoD who occupied GS-1102 positions or contracting positions with authority to award or administer contracts above the simplified acquisition threshold in an Executive Department on or before September 30, 2000; OR (B) you are a current military member who occupied a similar occupational specialty to the GS (or equivalent)-1102 on or before September 30, 2000. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: GS-07Specialized Experience: In order to qualify at the GS-07 level, you must possess one year of specialized expereince at the next lower grade level (GS-05). One year of specialized experience is defined as experience performing contract administration technical and administrative support; reviewing and analyzing documents (such as contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, supplemental agreements and change orders). GS-09Specialized Experience: In order to qualify at the GS-09 level, you must possess one year of specialized expereince at the next lower grade level (GS-07). One year of specialized experience is defined as experience utilizing various automated systems to access and analyze reports to track timelines and/or payments schedules; review and provide feedback on discrepancies within contract proposals. GS-11Specialized Experience: In order to qualify at the GS-11 level, you must possess one year of specialized expereince at the next lower grade level (GS-09). One year of specialized experience is defines as experience reviewing contract documents for accuracy; drafting contact proposals in order to correct discrepancies; and providing contract surveillance for compliance of regulatory guidelines and delivery schedules. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Administration and ManagementContracting/ProcurementCustomer Service
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