|Department||Office of Juvenile Affairs|
|Date Opened||1/15/2013 4:00:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||2/28/2013 11:59:00 PM|
|Full or Part Time||
This position is located at the Central Oklahoma Juvenile Center in Tecumseh.
Special requirements: Must be able to pass background check and drug screening. A probation/trial period may be required. Applicants must be willing and able to perform all job-related travel normally associated with this position.
Permanent and classified employee currently with another agency or those having reinstatement rights; Submit all of the following application materials: An OJA cover memo - (101B - OHRM) or a cover letter containing the OJA’s Job Announcement Number, Job Title and Job Code of the position for which you are applying, a telephone number where you can be reached during office hours, your home mailing address, your current classification and job code, and a completed Personal Data Summary Sheet (OPM-4B). These forms and announcement numbers can be found at the OJA’s Job Announcements website. http://www.oja.state.ok.us/jobs.htm
Send or Fax OHRM 101B and OPM-4B forms to:
Central Oklahoma Juvenile Center
Attn: Human Resources
700 S. 9th
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Fax: (405) 598-4138
Mailed or faxed forms must be received by 5:00PM on the date of closing. If you have any questions regarding this position or the application process, contact HR at (405) 598-2135.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving the acquisition of goods and services for an institution or agency.
The Contracting and Acquisitions Agent job family consists of four levels which are distinguished by the level of complexity of specific job assignments, the extent of responsibility assigned for a specific task, the level of expertise required for the completion of assigned tasks, and the responsibility assigned for the supervision of others.
This is the career level where employees perform responsible professional and technical work at the full performance level involving the contracting and procurement of goods and services for a state agency or institution. Responsibilities consist of a variety of technical and administrative tasks of a general nature related to the solicitation and review of bids, evaluation of products and services, preparing contracts, and the development of standard specifications and requisitions for products and services. As well as serving as liaison to various vendors and advising agency personnel on the provisions of the Central Purchasing Act and rules and regulations related to contracting and purchasing.
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of three years technical clerical work plus one year of experience involving contracting and purchasing; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting 30 semester college credit hours for each year of the technical clerical work experience plus one year of experience involving contracting and purchasing.
NOTE: Experience should include the following procedures: sending out invitations to bid and making telephone bids, evaluating bids or telephone price quotes, awarding contracts and/or issuing purchase orders, working with users and understanding their needs and requirements and assuming the responsibility for the correct evaluation and determination of bids and proposals.
***NOTE: Names of eligible applicants can be made available to State agencies upon their request, immediately following the closing date and time.