Washington D.C.
Aug 01, 2017
Sep 01, 2017
Full Time

About the Agency

The Supply Chain Manager provides broad supply chain activities that include manufacturing related contract administration (purchasing), production planning and scheduling, general warehouse, shipping and receiving, and inventory management. This position also ensures the supply chain and other activities are aligned with, and support the bureau’s mission, vision, strategic goals, organizational core values, and annual action plans as well as internal and external performance measures, budgetary constraints, and manufacturing requirements.

  • Occasional Travel
  • May be required to travel 1-5 nights per month.

  • Yes
  • Recruitment or Relocation incentive may be authorized.

  • Must be U.S. Citizen or U.S. National
  • You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    Specialized experience: For the GS-15, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: Performing a variety of duties including contract administration, production planning and scheduling, shipping and receiving, and inventory management.

    The experience may have been gained in either the public or private sector. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your résumé.

    SUITABILITY, CLEARANCE & REQUIREMENTS: A background investigation will be required for all new hires. Appointment will be subject to the applicant’s successful completion of a background investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The background investigation process conducted by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is very thorough. Therefore it is imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security documents or during the background investigation process may result in an immediate negative suitability determination or immediate revocation of your interim clearance (if applicable).

    Public Trust - Background Investigation


    As the Supply Chain Manager, you will:

    • Serve as an expert in supply chain management and consult with office chiefs, executives, suppliers, and customers who are involved with and affected by long-range objectives in the production of U.S. Currency.
    • Direct and coordinate short, mid, and long term capacity planning to optimize performance by cycle time, site performance, and inventory investment by utilizing operational reports and plans, capital budget proposals, new equipment capabilities, work schedules, planned requirements to include scheduling for Change Control Board (CCB) studies, verifications and validations for the different levels, and unscheduled changes to the yearly currency order.
    • Conduct complex studies of existing facilities, equipment, and inventory requirements to determine the effectiveness of the supply chain and provide Bureau-wide recommendations to lead change in support of operational efficiencies, improve supply and inventory management functions, reduce costs, and streamline processes to support lean manufacturing and other major initiatives.
    • Provide leadership and coordination to a large, diverse group of Bureau personnel, suppliers, stakeholders, customers, staff, and consultants in managing the supply chain management process.