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Vacancy Details

Grade: 12

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001). Answer to this question is required
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Knowledge of the Federal Contracting Laws, Regulations, Policies, and Procedures. **Applied knowledge of Federal contracting principles, policies and procedures in soliciting awards and administering contracts within an agency or organization. Answer to this question is required
  • In a professional capacity, used knowledge of and experience interpreting Federal contracting laws, regulations, principles and policies to assess and analyze Federal contracts.  Knowledge was gained through 1) AT LEAST 1 year of contracting work experience; 2) AT LEAST 24 college or graduate level semester hours among these disciplines: accounting, law, business, finance, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods and organization and management; AND 3) a Federal Acquisition Institute certification, FAC-C Level III. 
  • In a professional capacity, used knowledge of and experience interpreting Federal contracting laws, regulations, principles and policies to assess and analyze Federal contracts.  Knowledge was gained through 1) AT LEAST 1 year of contracting work  experience; 2) AT LEAST 24 college or graduate level semester hours among these disciplines: accounting, law, business, finance, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods and organization and management; AND 3) a Federal Acquisition Institute certification, FAC-C Level II. 
  • In a professional capacity, used knowledge of and experience interpreting Federal contracting laws, regulations, principles and policies to assess and analyze Federal contracts.  Knowledge was gained through 1) AT LEAST 1 year of contracting work  experience; 2) AT LEAST 24 college or graduate level semester hours among these disciplines: accounting, law, business, finance, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods and organization and management AND 3) a Federal Acquisition Institute certification, FAC-C Level I.   
  • None of the Above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Ability to Solicit, Evaluate, Negotiate, Award, and Administer Contracts.** Applied expertise soliciting, evaluating, negotiating, awarding, and administering contracts within an agency or organization. This included performing the following activities listed below: 1) translating the clients description of needs into a statement of work or other requirements document; 2)collaboratively developing an acquisition plan and source selection plan based on the requirement, market research, cost estimate and budget; 3)soliciting and evaluating proposals; 4) negotiating with vendors; 5) drafting contract documentation for award; and 6)performing contract administration including monitoring contractor performance and payment, addressing contract claims, negotiating modifications, issuing change orders, monitoring unliquidated obligations, and closing out the contract.   Answer to this question is required
  • As a PRIMARY job responsibility, with minimal or no supervision, solicited, evaluated, negotiated, awarded, and administered HIGHLY SPECIALIZED agency or organization-wide contracts for high profile, high visibility, mission critical initiatives to obtain goods and services IN A FEDERAL CONTRACTING ENVIRONMENT. This included performing ALL of the activities listed above.
  • As a PRIMARY job responsibility and with limited supervision, solicited, analyzed, awarded or administered agency or organization-wide contracts to obtain goods and services IN A FEDERAL CONTRACTING ENVIRONMENT.  This included performing at least FIVE of the activities listed above.
  • As a job responsibility and under close supervision, solicited, analyzed, awarded or administered agency or organization-wide contracts to obtain goods and services IN A FEDERAL CONTRACTING ENVIRONMENT.  This included performing at least FOUR of the activities listed above.
  • None of the Above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Ability to Analyze and Solve Problems Related to Contractual Issues and Make Recommendations.** Evaluated and resolved issues and problems concerning contractual issues by engaging in the analysis and comparison of facts to reach a conclusion or make a recommendation. Answer to this question is required
  • Evaluated and found optimal solutions to complex acquisition issues/problems as a Contracting Officer or Contract Specialist. For example, determined the applicability of complex statutes or regulations related to contract administration (e.g. protest, debriefing, disputes, source selection, etc.).
  • Evaluated and resolved moderately complex acquisition issues/problems related to requirements development, solicitation, negotiation, award, and contract administration.
  • Evaluated and resolved routine acquisition issues/problems related to requirements development, solicitation, negotiation, award, and contract administration.
  • None of the Above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Ability to Communicate in Writing.**  Drafted clear, accurate, and complete written materials such as: 1) source selection plans, 2) business clearance memoranda, 3) solicitations, 4) inter-agency agreements, 5) determinations and findings, and 6) reports. Answer to this question is required
  • Prepared, reviewed, and revised documents to support legal principles underlying a complex contract scenario that successfully defended an Agency position in a contract dispute or other litigation.  Document authored was very substantive in nature and was required to convey complex concepts.  Rationale provided for why the document was effective displayed a high degree of understanding of effective communication.
  • Prepared, reviewed, and revised documents related to contract and procurement activities that articulated a unusual or complex contract scenarios that effectively supported an agency's negotiation position or contractual interest. Document authored was substantive in nature.  Rationale provided for why the document was effective displayed an understanding of effective communication.
  • Prepared documents relating to contract and procurement activities that effectively documented the record related to contract transactions. Document authored was substantive in nature.  Rationale provided for why the document was effective displayed an understanding of effective communication.
  • None of the Above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.)
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
11 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters. Answer to this question is required