Job Overview


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.


Find your mile-high magic in Golden, Colorado – a mountain-side city/suburb in the Denver Metro area. Four fantastic seasons of professional football, baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer teams.  Outdoor activities abound – world class winter snow-skiing, superb hiking and mountain biking trails, PGA grade golf courses.  Class and culture keep a never-ending variety of entertainment nearby.  Easy access to military bases, national and international airline services, nationally recognized universities – all here nestled next to the Rocky Mountains right outside your workplace windows. 

Location: This position is within the Office of Acquisition, Logistics & Construction, Office of Acquisition & Logistics, National Acquisition Center, Denver Acquisition & Logistics Center.

Area of Consideration: To be eligible under Merit Promotion, you must be a current VA employee working in the Denver Acquisition and Logistics Center (DALC) and have an eligibility listed below.

Competitive Merit Promotion:

·         Transfer eligibles: Current DALC employees with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service that hold, or have held a career or career-conditional position at a lower grade level as the position being announced. An SF-50 must be provided that shows appointment in the competitive service.

Non-Competitive Merit Promotion:

·         Current DALC employees who are disabled veterans receiving 30% or more disability compensation from the VA

·         Current DALC employees who are individuals with severe disabilities (eligible for Schedule A appointments)

·         Current DALC employees who are eligible under other non-competitive appointment authorities such as: Military spouses under E.O. 13473; Present and former Peace Corps, Vista or Action volunteers; former Foreign Service officers and employees

·         Current DALC employees who are who hold an excepted service position that meets the established criteria outlined in an Office of Personnel Management Interchange Agreement

·         Current DALC employees who hold, or have previously held a career or career-conditional position at the same or higher grade level with the same or higher promotion potential as the position being announced

·         Current DALC employees who are elegible for a Veterans Recruitment Authority (VRA) appointment

·         Current VA employees who are eligible under the Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP)


Major Duties:

The Facility Operations Specialist performs work to support a variety of administrative services at DALC. Specifically, you will:  

·         Assure compliance with all certification, safety, fire prevention, and security program requirements.

·         Coordinate with GSA and the Landlord activities providing services such as plumbing, utility, water, and sewage treatment, telephone, janitorial and elevator service.

·         Inspect contractors’ work for compliance with specifications or standards.

·         Determine and forecast funding requirements.

·         Justify budget requests.

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