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Welcome to the DC Office of Contracting & Procurement Human Resources

Why Should You Become A Part of Team OCP?

The Office of Contracting and Procurement (OCP), a dynamic public agency, managing the acquisition of over $5.6 Billion in goods, services, and construction annually, is seeking to hire business advisory minded professionals. OCP is powered by a robust, diverse team of innovative professionals committed to improving the quality of life for District residents and visitors by supporting the unique programmatic needs of over 78 District Government agencies through contract and procurement with industry.
Our Procurement Training Institute (PTI) offers thousands of classroom hours each year educating and training OCP employees in procurement best practices, current laws and regulations and business advisory skills when engaging with Districts agencies and the vendor community.
OCP’s resourceful team also identifies ways to reuse millions of dollars in surplus property by offering it to District agencies, and when there is no need within the government; our team allows businesses, non-profits and sometimes individuals to purchase government surplus assets at deep discounts.
OCP’s team of professionals has made the District of Columbia a cutting-edge leader in contracting procurement practices across the nation. 
The Way We Do Our Business
The Way We Treat Each Other
The Kind of Workplace We Have
Quality Involved Outperform
Integrity Teamwork Sustainable
Efficiency Respect & Humility Put Others First
Stewardship Diversity & Inclusion Together & Enthusiasm
Innovation & Transformation Customer Commitment Leadership By Example

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Career Opportunities: DC Office of Contracting & Procurement uses the DC Department of Human Resources website, CAREERS.DC.GOV for accepting job applications. Job seekers are able to:
  • Import and/or upload an existing resume to create their profile
  • Easily access their account from a smartphone or tablet device
  • Create job notifications to receive alerts about new opportunities in their field of interest.
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Supervisory Contract Specialist - 7668



The incumbent will assign contract and procurement actions to subordinate employees who support DDOT and provide instruction on work assignments, which include procurement authority for an expansive infrastructure including 232 bridges, 16 tunnels and underpasses, over 1,000 miles of local streets and interstates, 350 miles of alleys, 1,500 miles of sidewalks, 1,700 traffic signals, 75,000 streetlights, and 60 miles of trails.  Additionally, the successful candidate will supervise employees to achieve the preparation and maintenance of current acquisition plans, which includes transportation infrastructure, operations, and services.





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Supervisory Contract Specialist - 7666


 The incumbent will perform the following:

Plans acquisitions and determines acquisition strategies: Conducts analyses of requirements. Coordinates and advises senior level program office personnel on the submission of procurement documents such as specifications and statements of work, in-house cost estimates. Analyzes quotes, bids, and proposals. Conducts technical evaluations. Reviews solicitations, contracts, justifications and approvals, determinations and findings, and other contractual documents for conformance to established statutes and regulations, in accordance with applicable regulations.




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Contract Specialist - 7843


The Contract Specialists determines the most appropriate method of procurement and reviews submitted bids and proposals to determine the most competitive and either selects or recommends to management the most advantageous bid. Completes complex and specialized procurement activities. Performs full contract administration duties and may also take a leadership role in conducting price analyses and leading bid evaluation teams.

The incumbents develop the bid solicitations such as the statement of work (SOW), terms and conditions, and other requirements for basic procurements. Develops pre­-negotiation position, determines the types of contracts and negotiation authority to be used, and prepares required justification. Reviews purchase orders and contracts for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with District and agency policies and procedures. Determines the most appropriate method of procurement, determines if requested items can be obtained via an existing contract, and conducts pre-bid meeting and distribution of bid invitations.

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Supervisory Contract Specialist - 7453


The incumbent of this position will perform the following:

Plans acquisitions and determines acquisition strategies. Conducts analyses of requirements. Coordinates and advises senior level program office personnel on the submission of procurement documents such as specifications and statements of work, in-house cost estimates, Government versus contractor performance analyses, Justifications for Other than Full and Open Competition (JOFOC), Information Technology (IT) requirements analyses and acquisition plans, source lists and offers evaluation plans. Coordinates and participates in the rewriting of statements of work and specifications.

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Please note carefully the closing dates and times. If you have any technical issues submitting your application, please contact the 24-hour OCTO Helpdesk for Peoplesoft support at 844-450-5726.

The DC Office of Contracting and Procurement (OCP) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service or other non-merit factor.

View and/or apply for District opportunities at careers.dc.gov now.