Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1037398

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.

YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities and leadership positions at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.


VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. 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 http://www.vacareers.va.gov/

Special Employment Consideration:  VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities [i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities], and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more .


Duties

This position is aligned under Logistics within Chief Business Office Purchased Care (CBOPC). The Logistics department of CBOPC provides a wide variety  of services and support initiatives such as safety, warehouse operations, facility problems and issues, space planning, agreements management, ergonomic support, parking, COR oversight, acquisition support and security to our employees. The incumbent will serve as a Contracting Officer Representative (COR) with some of the major duties to include: 

  • Ensure standardization of COR activities and provide program oversight.
  • Provides acquisition support from the acquisitions planning stage through contract administration stage.
  • Maintains a database of all qualified and actively delegated contracting officer representatives for the organization.
  • Accomplishes procurement and administration of contracts for supplies, equipment, leases and non-personal services.
  • Maintains Telework eligibility, suitability, and agreement data for all employees.
  • Performs cost and price analyses using various resources to include: price history, market lists and GSA schedule information to ensure reasonable prices.
  • Establishes and maintains master file of all Inter/Intra-service Support Agreements, Memorandums of Understanding, and Memorandums of Agreement involving the agency.
  • Uses extensive knowledge of the Federal Acquisitions Regulations (FAR) and proven experience within the guidelines of the FAR.
  • Provides expert consultation, advice and guidance to department management and executive leadership regarding all facets of contracting operations, contract administration and management according to the regulations and policies governing contracting within the Federal Government.

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 40 hours per week; Tour of duty will be set based on organization need.
Position Description Title/PD#:  Contracting Officer Representative, PD# 024210

Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No