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DEO 2008-02
Office of the Director
United States
Office of Personnel Management
Washington, DC 20415-1000


Linda M. Springer

Template Vacancy Announcement
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The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), in partnership with the Federal Acquisition Institute, developed a template vacancy announcement agencies may use for hiring entry-level Contract Specialists (GS-1102-5).  OPM developed this plain-language, streamlined template to improve the hiring process for these Contract Specialist positions Governmentwide. 

Agencies may access this template through USAStaffing and USAJOBS under the Employer Services tab.  If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Mr. Daniel Fusco, Manager, Recruiting, Examining and Assessment Group at 202-606-2226 or

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