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Location:
HARLINGEN, TX
Date:
10/19/2017
2017-10-192017-11-18
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Acquisition Program Specialist Job in HARLINGEN, TX

Acquisition Program Specialist Job in HARLINGEN, TX

Vacancy No. Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $52,329.00 to $68,025.00 Grade 11 to 11
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 9/28/2017 Close Date 10/19/2017
Who may apply Status Candidates
Locations:
HARLINGEN, TX

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    09/28/2017 to 10/19/2017

  • Salary

    $52,329 to $68,025 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 11

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

Location

3 vacancies in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Announcement number

VCB-17-LG-1995357BU

Control number

480451300

  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    VA TEXAS VALLEY COASTAL BEND HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

    The VATVCBHCS is comprised of the Corpus Christi Outpatient Clinic (CCOPC), Corpus Christi Specialty Clinic (CCSC), Harlingen Outpatient Clinic (HOPC), Health Care Center at Harlingen (HCC), Laredo Outpatient Clinic (LOPC), and McAllen Outpatient Clinic (MCOPC). The VATVCBHCS is an ambulatory health care system providing health care in medicine, surgery, psychiatry, and rehabilitation medicine. The VATVCBHCS also operates a 100-patient Home Based Primary Care program and a 200-patient Care Coordination Home Tele-Health Program. Through the utilization of inpatient/emergency department contracts, approximately 2600 inpatient admission and 5800 ER visits are managed by VATVCBHCS. Affiliated with the University of Texas Regional Academic Health Campus, the system has an active ambulatory care program and serves as a teaching and training site for medical residents. The VATVCBHCS is responsible for an enrollee population of over 30,000 veterans and 350,000 outpatient visits annually.

    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. Contact the Agency Contact on the last page of the JOA for information on how to apply under this appointment authority via the Selective Placement Coordinator.

    For more information on the "Who may apply" eligibility requirements, please refer to the OHRM Status Candidates and Other Candidate Definitions document.

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    Responsibilities

    Duties:

    As the Acquisition Program Specialist you will serve as the medical center liaison and advisor on contract related services focusing on critical clinical and healthcare services, product acquisition and support services required by project managers, program managers, upper management and stakeholders on all aspects of procurement for a wide variety of items to include specialized services.  You will render expert contract pre-award and post award expertise to all administrative and clinical services within the medical center and supported catchment area.  Major duties and responsibilities include:

    ·         Develops procedures, policies, and supporting artifacts to ensure procurement activities are consistent with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), VA Acquisitions Regulations (VAAR) and other federal procurement laws and regulations;

    ·         Conducts analyses and recommends courses of actions to ensure that vision clinical and administrative service requirements have addressed considerations such as construction, budgeting, supporting manpower and other factors;

    ·         Provides training to the facility Contracting Officers on procurement policies and new processes and procedures related to procurement;

    ·         Establishes, expedites and reviews consolidation of all procurement packages including unique, emergent and complex requirements to meet timely and technical needs of assigned acquisitions;

    ·         Develops and conducts presentations/recommendations to leadership and other stakeholders to explain regulations and procedures;

    ·         Negotiates performance requirements among multiple sites and service lines in order to obtain agreement, standardize enterprise equipment, supply and/or service requirements in support of strategic acquisition plans;

    ·         Establishes and maintains controls to ensure that contracts are executed in accordance with terms;

    ·         Advises on all phases of negotiation with the contract specialist/contracting officer for contract modifications, change orders, supplemental agreements and delivery order processes including requirements, definition, justification and approval for service contract extension, method of contracting, evaluation of proposals and all phases of contract administration; and

    ·         Monitors quality assurance surveillance plans to ensure that contracted services meet the expectations and needs of the facility.

    Work Schedule: Full-Time, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

    Position Description Title/PD#: Acquisition Utilization Specialist / PD#740-1032-O

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480451300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.


Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.


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