About the Position: Defense Contract Management Agency uses the Expedited Hiring Authority to recruit and appoint qualified individuals directly into shortage category or critical need acquisition positions.
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Communicates with customer focal points, Procurement Contracting Officer (PCO), Administrative Contracting Officer (ACO), Program Integrator (PI) and other functional personnel to provide timely notification of production requirement deficiencies.
Promptly reviews the OAWRs to ensure that the contractor is following the correct procedures, formatting, and content including description of the discrepancy type and location.
Establishes risk-based surveillance activities for T and M contracts.
Engages in active discussions with their Contract Management Team (CMT) in the event of discordant labor situations or negotiations.
Reviews contractor cost proposals for sustainment or production items.
Assesses physical progress on contracts with progress payments.
Conducts formal and informal Pre-Award Surveys and capability reviews of potential contractors.
Occasional travel - Business travel required 10% of the time.
Job family (Series)
1150 Industrial Specialist
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
Personnel security investigation required.
Appointment may be subject to suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
Who May Apply:
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Eligible
All U.S. Citizens and Nationals with allegiance to the United States
QUALIFICATIONS: In order to qualify, you must meet the 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.
Experience required: To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job.
To qualify for the GS-09 applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/level GS-07. Specialized experience is defined as: Experience monitoring basic contracting requirements at manufacturing or production facilities. Assisting higher-grade specialists analyzing manufacturing processes through participation in the surveillance activities of contractor's performance.
To qualify for the GS-11 applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/level GS-09. Specialized experience is defined as: Performing contract analysis of processes being performed at manufacturing or production facilities. Experience analyzing technical data to monitor risk assessments and process reviews on contractor's performance. Reviewing manufacturer plans and/or manufacturing flow processes to solve problems regarding contract delivery issues. Experience preparing reports and briefing management officials on production data to support pricing negotiations.
Education can be substituted for experience.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Production and Processing
Applicants must meet basic eligibility requirements such as minimum qualifications, and other regulatory requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
FOREIGN EDUCATION: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.
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