Join Team DCMA -- Challenge yourself!
The Defense Contract Management Agency is a rich resource of indispensable partners who contribute to and benefit from integrated missions and programs. We are an independent combat support agency within the Department of Defense (DoD). We are the Department's contract manager, responsible for ensuring Federal acquisition programs, supplies, and services are delivered on time, within cost and meet performance requirements.
About the Position:
Contract Management Agency uses the Expedited Hiring Authority to recruit and
appoint qualified individuals directly into shortage category or critical need
in this four-year Emergency-Essential (deployable) status can expect repeated
deployments to combat locations overseas in support of contingency operations
as mission requirement are determined. These locations are
typically in a designated combat zone. Generally, the deployed work
locations have power, water, heating, and air conditioning, although outages
should be expected. The living conditions will vary widely: ranging
from having all basic amenities such as light, power, water, refrigeration, to
not having one or more of these amenities. Environmental conditions at
work locations may range from excessive heat and humidity to extreme cold and
Prior to placement, selectees must sign Contingency Response Force (EE) Conditions of Employment. DoD Civilian Employee Overseas EE Position Agreement can be viewed at: http://www.dtic.mil/whs/directives/infomgt/forms/eforms/dd2365.pdf
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Who May Apply:
- All U.S. Citizens and Nationals with allegiance to the United States
- Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Eligible
- Monitors contractor performance for compliance with applicable laws,
delivery schedules, payment provisions, contract data reporting requirements,
and other contractual requirements.
- Resolves delivery schedule problems with contractor and buying activity,
and negotiates delivery schedule changes. Negotiates with contractors for
consideration when delinquencies occur.
- Receives requests from procuring activities for specific services and/or
products specified under BOAs, or by provisioning and spare parts clauses of
contracts. Reviews requests and meets with the contractor to assure
understanding of the requirements.
- Negotiates directly with the contractor regarding final price agreement
and prepares supplemental agreement for the contracting officer's signature.
- Performs final closeout of assigned contracts; e.g., assures delivery,
inspection and acceptance of contractual end items and that all administrative
and reporting actions have been resolved before recommending final closeout of
the contract. Works to resolve disposition of funds listed on the canceling
- Broad knowledge of acquisition management, Government contracting laws
and regulations. Contractor performance, estimated costs, pricing systems,
financial policies, and cost control procedures are monitored, analyzed, and
evaluated in accordance with financial and contract administration requirements.
- 25% or Greater
- Business Travel is required 40 percent of the time.