Job Overview


Reclamation is a contemporary water management agency. Reclamation is best known for Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River and Folsom Dam on the American River. Today we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country and the second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the western United States. Visit:  View our DVD titled “Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork” at:

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-PN-VA-RTS2-13-177 for current federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.

Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as an Office Automation Clerk (GS-04) or Office Automation Assistant (GS-05) in the Grand Coulee Acquisition Group (GCAG) branch office.  You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

Reclamation has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework and the selectee may be allowed to telework with supervisory approval.

Here is an opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential!

Promotion to the Full Performance Level:  The career ladder promotion potential of this position is the GS-05 level.  However, this position may be filled at a lower grade. If so, when and if it is determined that a subsequent promotion is warranted, it may be made without further competition. Promotion up to and including the GS-05 level is neither guaranteed nor automatic.

Location - Grand Coulee, WA

Payment of travel and relocation expenses will be your responsibility.


Provides support to the Supervisory Contract Specialist, Grand Coulee Acquisition Group (GCAG), performing administrative duties associated with acquisition regulations, directive and standards and other activities deemed appropriate.

- Using a personal computer and appropriate software, prepares correspondence, narrative, statistical reports, and special requests for the office.

- Assists professional staff within the GCAG branch office with all administrative support duties.

- Maintains acquisition files, data bases, acquisition forms, correspondence, procurement for the office, and coordinates the GCAG conference room and special requests associated with this group.