Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 676182 (Please include on all documents)

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.


Who May Apply: Current Career/Career conditional Federal employees with competitive status, VEOA eligibles, and those eligible for non-competitive hiring authorities.

Serves as a Contract Specialist in New Orleans, LA within the Office of Construction and Facilities Management providing direct support functions for: fiduciary management of CFM’s budgets, contract administration for architectural and engineering services, construction consultants and construction services, contracts for personal services, continuity of operations, emergency planning and a wide array of administrative programs.

VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to


The incumbent will:

  • Manage accounts and contracts for A/E services, consultant contract and construction contracts.
  • Review payment invoices for completed phases of multi-year contracts.
  • Provide critical oversight of contract administration for mega project with ongoing and complex design and construction contracts.
  • Participate in technical review and final coordination for formal solicitation for bids, contractual language for contracts, and clearance procedures.
  • Review complex indefinite quantity contracts for proper funding allocations and timely payments.
  • Study current procedures and conduct comparative analysis on the success of utility contracts.

Travel Required

  • Not Required