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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:
We are the U.S. Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground. We have a large presence at APG, MD with contracting offices around the country including Adelphi, MD; Natick, MA; Frederick, MD; Research Triangle Park, NC; Fort Belvoir, VA; Orlando, FL; Denver, CO; Fort Hood, TX & White Sands Missile Range, NM. ACC-APG supports the warfighter worldwide through acquisition of goods & services vital to the Soldier's mission & well-being. As Army's business conduit, ACC offers the contracting expertise of the best trained people in the Army, ready to support the warfighter as mission requirements emerge & as the Army transforms & moves within the Continental US & throughout the globe while ensuring responsible stewardship of taxpayers' funds.



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
  • Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
  • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
  • Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer
  • Priority Placement Program (PPP), Program S (Military Spouse) registrant
  • Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

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Responsibilities

You will serve as a Contract Specialist engaged in the procurement of all types of unique, complex, or specialized supplies and services that can include information technology products and services; environmental program support; facilities construction, alteration and repair; maintenance; equipment; technical advisory and specialized services; commercial items; and new or innovative research. You will utilize all contract types to include cost reimbursable and sole source fixed-price contracts with price redetermination and new, modified, or locally developed contract provisions, as well as cost and performance incentives and options. You will be responsible for pre-award and post-award procedures for assigned contracts including acquisition plan development, Statement of Work review, solicitation preparation, formal advertising or negotiation procedures, coordinating requisite legal and agency reviews, evaluation of contract price proposals, conduct negotiations and source selection evaluations and the administration and termination/close out of the contract.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

12

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Status Candidates and VEOA Eligibles

Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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