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    Summary

    NIH Recent Graduates perform duties in one of the Institutes or Centers in the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIH Recent Graduates receive on-the-job training for one year and complete at least 40 hours of formal interactive training while in the program. Assignments are aimed at developing the employee's skills and knowledge to progressively perform more difficult duties.

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    Responsibilities

    • Handle the procurement of a variety of equipment and services including those of a highly technical and sophisticated nature.
    • Negotiate awards, and administer small purchase orders that involve the use of instruments that are not firm-fixed price.
    • Choose proper methods and procedures to be followed in purchasing a range of technical goods and services.
    • Negotiate price with a sole source vendor, persuade reluctant vendors to bid, and collect data to determine price reasonableness for requirements not acquired previously or recently.
    • Review detailed non-standardized statements of work for adequacy, develop technical ranking factors for award determinations, or negotiate terminations for convenience or default.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

  • Job family (Series)

    1105 Purchasing

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