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Job Responsibilities: Contract Specialist

Salary: 81216 per YEAR

Company: US Social Security Administration

Location: Remote US


  • This announcement serves as a public notice. Applications are submitted are to be placed into a pool and will remain on file for selection as positions become available.
  • Vacancies may be filled for up to 6 months after the closing date of this announcement. Applicants may not receive notifications of referral status until the full 6-month eligibility period has elapsed.
  • Applications may be gathered from additional recruitment sources. These will be added to the pool created by this announcement.
  • Plans negotiate leads awards administers and/or closes out complex acquisitions for materials systems programs services or equipment with specialized state-of-the-art critical or scarce requirements.
  • Acquisitions are characterized by a lack of any previous cost data use of a wide variety of cost and/or fixed-price contracts long-term contracts and extensive use of subcontractors.
  • Acquisitions may require frequent changes in terms of conditions or funding arrangements and similar situations of difficulties.
  • Executes contracts contract modifications and performs all other duties and responsibilities of a contracting officer within the limits of delegated authority.


Conditions of Employment

  • U.S. Citizenship required; Selective Service Registration if applicable (
  • Fingerprinting and background and/or security investigation may be required; Job offers are contingent on fingerprinting and background/security investigation results
  • All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement
  • As required by Executive Order 14043 Federal employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. See the Additional Information section.
  • STEM positions are being filled through the Office of Personnel Management’s delegated Direct Hire Authority open to all U.S. citizens; Veterans Preference and the Rule of Three do not apply.
  • Selections made under Direct Hire will be processed as new appointments to the civil service. Current civil service employees will be given new appointments to the civil service.
  • Relocation expenses will not be paid; salary will be set in accordance with local pay provisions.
  • The position is not authorized to be filled virtually or through outstation but one or more vacancies may be filled in each of the listed locations.
  • The position is on a full-time flex-time schedule; Alternate Work Schedules (AWS) may be authorized; telework may be approved after all conditions for telework have been met.
  • This is a moderate risk position. If selected you may be required to complete a Standard Form 85P Questionnaire for Public Trust Positions to have the appropriate investigation conducted.
  • Successful performance of work in this position and adherence to conditions of this position will be assessed during the 1-year probationary period served by all new appointees (e.g. new to SSA and/or new to this series).
  • See the Additional Information section for other conditions specific to this position.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS for this GS-13 Contract Specialist position are based on an Individual Occupational Requirement (IOR) for the federal GS-1102 series
which includes Specialized Experience

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