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Grade: 14

1 GS-14: Choose one answer that best describes your experience as related to the occupational requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least next lower grade level.
  • I do not meet the requirement described above.
2 GS-14 This question will be used to determine if you possess the education needed to qualify for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • A 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree, that included or was supplemented by at least 24 semester hours in any combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management.
  • I have held a GS-1102 position at the GS-14 level since January 1, 2000 without a break in service.
  • I do not possess the above requirements.
3 GS-14 This question will be used to determine if you possess the experience needed to qualify for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least 4-years experience in contracting or related positions. At least 1 year of that experience must have been specialized experience at or equivalent to work at the GS-13 level providing the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the work of the position.
  • I have held a GS-1102 position at the GS-14 level since January 1, 2000.
  • I do not possess the above requirements.
4 What level of Federal Acquisition in Contracting Certification (FAC-C) or Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) certification do you possess? Answer to this question is required
  • I possess a current Level I FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I possess a current Level II FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I possess a current Level III FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I previously held a Level I FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I previously held a Level II FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I previously held a Level III FAC-C/DAWIA certification.
  • I do not nor have I ever possessed a FAC-C/DAWIA certification at any level.
5 This question will be used to determine if you possess the mandatory training requirements needed to qualify for this position. Applicants must meet the FAC-C requirements and be certified at Level II or III at the time of application. Possession of certification must be indicated as part of application submission. Applicants not certified may still apply and be selected, but must achieve certification within 24 months of appointment. Completion of Level I and 8 (eight) core courses are required for full completion of Level II certification. Please select the following certification/coursework you have completed indicating completion of FAC-C Level II requirements. NOTE: Only courses offered by the Federal Acquisition Institute (FAI), Defense Acquisition University (DAU), or by a recognized equivalent provider may be used to meet the training requirements. If you do not meet all of the required training below, a waiver will be requested by the selecting official. Answer to this question is required
  • Completion of FAC-C Level I Certification
  • Business Decisions for Contracting (CON 200)
  • Legal Considerations in Contracting (CON 216)
  • Analyzing Contract Costs (CLC 056)
  • Intermediate Cost and Price Analysis (CON 270)
  • Managing Government Property in the Possession of Contractors (CLC 051)
  • Negotiating (HBS 428)
  • Source Selection and Administration of Service Contracts (CON 280)
  • Contract Administration & Negotiation Techniques in a Supply Environment (CON 290)
  • I do not meet all of the above and will need a training waiver.
6 This question will be used to determine if you possess the mandatory training requirements needed to qualify for this position. Applicants must meet the FAC-C requirements and be certified at Level II or III at the time of application. Possession of certification must be indicated as part of application submission. Applicants not certified may still apply and be selected, but must achieve certification within 24 months of appointment. Completion of Level I and II certifications are required as well as 2 core courses plus 1 elective for full completion of Level III. Select the following certification/coursework you have completed indicating completion of FAC-C Level III requirements. NOTE: Only courses offered by the Federal Acquisition Institute (FAI), Defense Acquisition University (DAU), or by a recognized equivalent provider may be used to meet the training requirements. If you do not meet all of the required training below, a waiver will be requested by the selecting official. Answer to this question is required
  • Completion of FAC-C Level I and Level II Certifications
  • Core Course Contracting for Decision Makers (CON 360)
  • Core Course HBS Module other than HBS 428
  • Elective: 32 Hours of Electives-see FAC-C active link in Qualifications section for applicable coursework
  • Elective: Mission-Focused Services Acquisition (ACQ 265)
  • Elective: Understanding Industry (ACQ 315)
  • Elective: Acquisition Law (ACQ 370)
  • Elective: Construction Contracting (CON 244)
  • Elective: Fundamentals of Cost Accounting Standards (CON 252)
  • Elective: Advanced Contract Pricing (CON 370)
  • I do not meet all of the above and will need a training waiver.

Grade: All Grades

YOUR RESPONSES TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.
1 The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees. If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the HR Office. Are you currently, or have you been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch? If yes, please provide appropriate documentation in your application package to provide proof of your current or most recent political appointment. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No