The Architect of the Capitol is seeking an experienced construction contract specialist who will serve as a principal contracting advisor for Supreme Court Buildings and Grounds to the Chief, A/E and Construction Branch in the acquisition planning process, and may be assigned to other projects.
The Contract Specialist will be responsible for preparation of acquisition plans, solicitation documents, pre-proposal conferences, source selections, proposal evaluation, negotiation and competitive range determination. Additionally, the Contract Specialist will conduct pre-proposal conferences to convey acquisition information to potential bidders, the media and other interested parties; contract administration activities for significant, highly specialized procurement; and, post-award duties such as incremental funding, redirection of effort, coordination of time extension, incorporation of change orders, approval of progress payments, and final payment to the contractor.
The position requires knowledge of contracting principles, laws, regulations and procedures applicable to pre-award and post-award actions sufficient to award and administer contracts. FAC-C, Level II and/or DAWIA Level II Certification is the minimum requirement, FAC-C, Level III and/or DAWIA Level III Certification must be obtained within 18 months of the hire date as a condition of employment.
All applications must be made on-line. For complete details about this exciting opportunity and to apply, please go to https://aoc.usajobs.gov. Vacancy announcement AMMD-2018-273; closes: October 9, 2018. Questions may be directed to 202.226.7000.
The AOC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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