Contract Specialist-GS-1102-9/11/12/13


Vacancy ID: 415350   Announcement Number: MG-2011-T0055-JMS 415350 DH   USAJOBS Control Number: 2119775

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

PLEASE BE SURE TO DESCRIBE YOUR EXPERIENCE IN YOUR RESUME THAT SUPPORTS YOUR RESPONSES TO THE QUESTIONS BELOW. It is important that your submitted application package clearly shows that you possess the experience and skill levels that you claim in this questionnaire. Each of your responses must be clearly supported by your education, training, and/or specific work experience you describe in your resume for this position. If not, your rating score will be adjusted or your application will be determined not qualified. The information you provide will be verified. Any exaggeration of your experience, false statements, or attempts to conceal information may be grounds for rating your application ineligible and losing consideration or terminating your employment, if hired.

1. Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the minimum qualification requirements for this GS-1102-09 Contract Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 level in the Federal service that has involved the procurement of supplies, construction, or services using formal advertising or negotiation procedures; the evaluation of contract price proposals; and the administration or termination and close out of contracts as well as knowledge of the legislation, regulations, and methods used in contracting.
B. I have 2 full academic years of progressively higher level graduate education or masters or equivalent graduate degree ( or LL.B. or J.D.) in one or a combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management.
C. I have a combination of graduate level education described above and appropriate experience that together meet the qualification requirement.
D. My experience does not match the choices above.

2. Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the minimum qualification requirements for this GS-1102-11 Contract Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 level in the Federal service that has involved the procurement of supplies, construction, or services using formal advertising or negotiation procedures; the evaluation of contract price proposals; and the administration or termination and close out of contracts as well as knowledge of the legislation, regulations, and methods used in contracting.
B. I have 3 full academic years of progressively higher level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in one or a combination of the following fields: accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management.
C. I have a combination of graduate level education described above and appropriate experience that together meet the qualification requirement.
D. My experience does not match the choices above.

3. Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the minimum qualification requirements for this GS-1102-12 Contract Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 level in the Federal service that has involved the procurement of supplies, construction, or services using formal advertising or negotiation procedures; the evaluation of contract price proposals; and the administration or termination and close out of contracts as well as knowledge of the legislation, regulations, and methods used in contracting.
B. My experience does not match the choice above.

4. Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the minimum qualification requirements for this GS-1102-13 Contract Specialist position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal service that has involved the procurement of supplies, construction, or services using formal advertising or negotiation procedures; the evaluation of contract price proposals; and the administration or termination and close out of contracts as well as knowledge of the legislation, regulations, and methods used in contracting.
B. My experience does not match the choice above.

5. Choose one answer below that best describes your educational requirements as related to the minimum qualification requirements for this Contract Specialist position.

A. I have a bachelor's degree with a major in any field or 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.
B. I qualify for an exception to the basic requirement since I am a Federal employee occupying a GS-1102 position since January 1, 2000. The position I occupied on January 1, 2000 was a GS-1102 grade 13, 14, or 15.
C. My education is less than that described above.