OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
Tour of Duty: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Position Description Title/PD#: Contract Specialist/ PD# 22020A, 22021A, 22022A
Compressed/Flexible Schedules: Eligible
Virtual Position: No
Position requires filing a Financial Disclosure report: Yes
This recruitment is for one position with Service Area Office West, Network Contracting Office 22 - Long Beach located at 4811 Airport Plaza Drive, Ste. 600, Long Beach, CA 90815. More than one position may be filled with applicants from this listing.
Who May Apply:
Current permanent NCO-22 Long Beach employees only.
For more information on the "Who may apply" eligibility requirements, please refer to the OHRM Status Candidates and Other Candidate Definitions document.
Contract Specialist/PD# 22020A, 22021A, 22022A
The Contract Specialist ensures that specifications and statements of work are prepared in a manner which adequately describes the Government’s requirements without restricting competition. Advises technical personnel as to inadequate, ambiguous or vague specifications to avoid Government liability. Performs a complete review of recommended sole-source requirements and conducts necessary market analyses to test the noncompetitive assumptions of requisitions. Prepares required findings and sufficiently documents. Conducts public bid openings, reviews bids, and determines responsiveness and responsibility of low bidder in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements. Resolves protests, mistakes in bids, late bid situations and coordinates with the Small Business Administration for Certificate of Competencies (COC’s). Identifies appropriate negotiation team members; formulates pre-Ănegotiation objectives, and facilitates the negotiation as the chief negotiator. Prepares price negotiation memoranda, outlining in writing the details of negotiations with contractors in competitive and noncompetitive negotiations. Provides signatory authority and executes contract awards within warrant authority for their own contract awards and for staff that lack requisite warrant authority, as requested by supervisor. Performs other duties as assigned.
$46,815 $90,071 Job Details Application Open Date
Application Close Date
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
Agency Employees Only - Appearing on USAJOBS
Location/Region: Long Beach, CA (US)