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Contract Specialist

Job Overview

Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

About the Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a Contract Specialist with the Mission and Installation Contracting Command Center at Joint Base Fort Sam Houston, Texas. This position requires a full range of pre and post award (cradle to grave) contract work.

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.

  • Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
  • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
  • Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant
  • Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

Duties

The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a Contract Specialist with the Mission and Installation Contracting Command. You will perform a full range of pre and post award (cradle-to-grave) contract work to include negotiation, administration, and termination in the functional specialist of Supplies, Services, and/or Construction procurement. As a Contract Specialist, the contract types involved include firm fixed price, fixed price incentive fixed price plus award fee, cost plus incentives and cost plus fixed fee. Perform contractual duties related to ratifications, advanced acquisition planning and small and disadvantage business utilization.

Supervisory Status

No

Promotion Potential

11

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Business Travel is required up to 10%

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Federal Employees, VEOA, Military Spouses

Questions? This job is open to 3 groups.

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