Washington Navy Yard, D.C
Nov 24, 2021
Nov 27, 2021
Full Time

  • You will establish contract surveillance inspection schedules based upon contract requirements.
  • You will act as a liaison between customers and contractors regarding contract modifications and change orders.
  • You will investigate complaints from customers relative to service, damages, property loss and other matters that involve the contract.
  • You will identify problems in contractor performance to make recommendations for resolutions.


Conditions of Employment

  • You will be required to wear personal protective equipment such as helmets, gloves, coveralls, glasses, goggles, respirators and safety shoes continuously for the duration of the work shift.
  • This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You must be able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.
  • You will be required to complete training, obtain, and maintain a government credit card for travel and travel-related purchases.
  • Per E.O. 14043, selectee(s) must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by 11/22/2021 or date of employment (which ever comes later) except in limited circumstances where an exception is approved due to a disability or sincerely held religious beliefs.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit
  • Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service.
  • This position is covered under the Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA). You must be certified as a Career Field-F Level 1. Certification is required within 24 months of appointment
  • You will be required to obtain and maintain a current valid United States driver's license.
  • This is a bargaining unit position.
  • You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
  • You will be required to complete ethics orientation within three months of appointment and submit a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report, OGE-450, within 30 days of appointment.
  • You will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination.


Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-07 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Preparing cost analysis and estimates for services; 2) Performing on-site visits of maintenance or repair projects to ensure quality of service; 3) Evaluating the contractor's work against measurable performance standards; 4) Assess contractor's proposal for modifications or changed conditions; and 5) Reads blueprints, schematic diagrams and architectural drawings. NOTE: This information must be supported in your resume to be considered for the position.

Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website: and

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.


In lieu of specialized experience, you may also meet minimum qualifications with the below education:

Master's or equivalent graduate degree
2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree
LL.B. or J.D., if related


A combination of experience and education as described above that equates to one year of experience. In which the percentage of the required education plus the percentage of the required experience equal one hundred percent.

***No degree audits will be accepted***

Additional information

This announcement uses the Certain Personnel of the DoD/Modified direct hire authority to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to positions in the competitive service.

This position is subject to work an uncommon tour, including nights, weekends, and holidays to meet mission requirements. Overtime or night differential pay and/or unusual duty hours may be required.

The incumbent is required to respond after normal work hours and work overtime on an emergency basis, and is required to provide a 24 hour emergency contact number. Emergency and/or after hours response situations are very rare.

Recruitment incentives may be authorized to eligible new hires.

A relocation incentive is generally a single payment intended to offset some of the relocation costs experienced by the selectee. A relocation incentive may be authorized.

A forty hour work week is typical for this position.

This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program.

Several vacancies may be filled.

A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments.

Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at: .

Veteran's preference does not apply when selecting individuals under this specific hiring authority. However, if you claim veteran's preference, you will be required to submit supporting documentation with your application as described in the Required Documents section below.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Physical demands requires extended periods of driving, sitting, standing, walking, bending, kneeling, crouching, stooping, climbing ladders, entering manholes, carrying light to medium objects, going beneath buildings or on rooftops, and anything else required to properly determine and/or evaluate site conditions and scopes of work, observe the outcome of the work and services to facility systems and grounds. Full use of hands and legs is required for climbing, good hearing (with an aid), and eyesight (with glasses) is required to perform a satisfactory job.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is usually performed in an office setting with recurring visits to job sites, contractor offices, or customer facilities. The work involves regular and recurring exposure to moderate discomforts and unpleasantness, such as high or low temperatures, adverse weather conditions, and there may be occasional exposure to dusty and dirty conditions while conducting on-site facility assessments. The employee may be assigned to observe work in areas where certain potential or harmful physical chemical agents are present.

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