PTAC Jobs Postings

Career Opportunity – Norcal Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
Posted 9/15/2016
The Norcal PTAC seeks an experienced business development professional with knowledge of government contracting for the position of Program Manager. Responsibilities will include assisting businesses with government contracting, supervising PTAC advisors and administrative staff, preparing the funding proposal and budget for submission to the granting agency, and managing the program to achieve required goals.

Please visit the following link for the complete job description and application instructions:

The University of Houston PTAC is Hiring a Procurement Advisor
Posted 9/02/2016
The UH PTAC is hiring a full-time Procurement Advisor. Please visit this website to view the job announcement and application procedures:

If you have any questions feel free to contact Tim Scarborough by email at or by phone at 713-752-8402.

The Ohio PTAC, Cincinnati is Seeking a Procurement Specialist
Posted 8/24/2016
The PTAC Procurement Specialist will deliver quality, cost-effective and expeditious counseling to OU PTAC clients related to obtaining government contracts in six counties surrounding the Cincinnati area. Qualified applicants must demonstrate the ability to provide general counseling on business development; ability to create professional relationships with government program managers, contracting officers and prime contractors; working knowledge of best business practices on performing government contracts; and pragmatic knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations as well as State of Ohio and local procurement regulations and practices.

For a complete job description, minimum qualifications and to apply for the position please visit:

Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center Director
Posted 8/15/2016
University of Arkansas Systems / Cooperative Extension Service is seeking a Program Director for the State of Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center or APAC program.

This positions serves as full time program manager of a federally-funded sponsored project, responsible for complying with all relevant DOD and UA System Division of Agriculture regulations and ensuring designated services are provided to Arkansas businesses, including maintaining (or overseeing the maintenance of) detailed data on all aspects of the Center’s operation, and administering the Cost-Sharing Cooperative Agreement.

For a complete job description, minimum qualifications and to apply for the position please visit:

Macomb (MI) PTAC Seeking Procurement Coordinator
Posted 7/29/2016
The Macomb Regional PTAC is seeking an experienced procurement professional to assist small and disadvantaged businesses to acquire Federal, state, and local government contracts for goods and services, as well as educational benefits, in Macomb, St. Clair, Lapeer, Tuscola, Sanilac and Huron Counties, Michigan.

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

Monterey Bay PTAC Seeking Senior Procurement Specialist/Counselor
Posted 7/13/2016
The Monterey Bay PTAC is seeking someone with a passion to assist small businesses and a successful career in government or prime contracting to provide in-person and telephone counseling with Monterey County area small and emerging business clients in the methods and techniques in becoming responsible bidders and successful contractors/suppliers to Federal, State, and local government agencies

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

Chicago Women’s Business Development Center seeking Associate Procurement Director
Posted 6/14/2016
Chicago’s Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), an affiliate of the Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is seeking an Associate Director to work closely with the Director to deliver services to clients, develop strategies, create new programs and initiatives, market the center, and all other activities essential to keeping the PTAC relevant and valuable to small businesses. The Associate Director will also work with the Director to provide funders with required reports and other deliverables, and to assist in proposal development in response to RFPs.

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

Connecticut PTAP Seeking Part-Time Procurement Specialist
Posted 6/08/2016
Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region, Inc. (seCTer), Connecticut PTAP is seeking a part-time procurement specialist.

General Statement of Duties:

Advises seCTer’s PTAP clients on governmental procurement at a federal, state, and local level as called out in the Solicitation for Cooperative Agreement (SCAA) with Defense Logics Agency (DLA). The Procurement Specialist will deliver quality, cost effective and expeditious counseling to PTAP clients for obtaining government contracts. This will include general counseling on business development, which involves knowledge of how to create professional relationships with government program managers and contracting officers, as well as with prime contractors. A working knowledge of best business practices specifically for performing on government contracts is required, which shall include a pragmatic knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), as well as of State and local procurement regulations.

Click this link for the full job description.

If you are interested, please apply by email to Lisa Wood, Statewide Director, Connecticut PTAP at

Utah PTAC is Recruiting for an Associate Director or Regional Manager
Posted 5/09/2016
The Utah Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is currently recruiting for an Associate Director or Regional Manager position for the Salt Lake area.

The Utah PTAC is looking specifically for a candidate who possesses federal acquisition, contracting and procurement related experience, that may be found from working for a federal agency, department of defense facility, large business prime defense contractor, PTAC program etc.

This position is very flexible and open to full or part-time availability.

If you are interested, please contact Chuck Spence at 801-538-8655 or at

Del Mar College PTAC Seeks Part-Time Counselor
Posted 5/06/2016
DMC PTAC in Corpus Christi Texas seeking a part time [19 hours per week max] counselor. Daily duties include: providing procurement consulting services to clients interested  in selling their products/services to all levels of government which includes initial sessions and handling client questions and follow-up; developing, scheduling, and presenting procurement related seminars; marketing the program to potential clients through attendance at events hosted by other organizations; data entry of client sessions; and other duties as assigned.
Here’s is the link for more information and how to apply:

AK Business Counselor Needed for Native PTAC
Posted 4/23/2016
Native PTAC provides advising, leadership and assistance to small businesses and entrepreneurs in the specialty area of government contracting. Advising is provided face-to-face and via electronic methods for small Native enterprises and the advisor must conduct the research associated with advising services. Advising encompasses government regulations, government purchasing processes, marketing to the government, completing government registrations, successful bid preparation, government set-asides and special programs for disadvantaged populations, and successful completion of contracts.

This position is to be located in the Anchorage Borough, Alaska. Individual will be responsible for conducting outreach to Native Communities and advising state-wide, virtually and face-to-face.

Click here for complete job description and application instructions.

South Carolina PTAC is seeking a Program Manager
Posted 4/13/2016
The South Carolina PTAC is seeking a Program Manager who will have overall responsibility for the Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP) in S.C., delivering specialized consulting and training assistance to individuals seeking contracting opportunities and/or performing on contracts with DOD, other federal agencies, state and local governments. She/he will also manage PTAP proposals and reports, and collaborates with other SC PTAP consultants as needed. Maintains bid-matching site. Click here for full information and application instructions.

The University of Houston PTAC is Looking to Fill a Vacant Position
Posted 2/4/2016
The University of Houston Procurement Technical Assistance Center is looking for a Procurement Advisor to fill our Business Counselor 2 position currently advertised on the UH Human Resources Job Board. This position provides comprehensive business consulting services to small business owners on a wide range of topics. Support may be provided in assigned specialized area or areas.

Please feel free to pass this on other individuals that may be interested.

If you have any questions about the position, contact Tim Scarborough at 713-752-8402.

New Hampshire PTAC is seeking Program Specialist – Updated
Posted 2/1/2016
New Hampshire Government Contracting Assistance Center (formerly NH-PTAP) has a full-time opening for a Program Specialist IV. This position provides technical assistance to New Hampshire businesses that seek government contracting opportunities with federal, state and local governments.

Best candidates for the position will have extensive knowledge of federal government contracting, excellent reading comprehension (government regulations), empathy for varied business situations and superlative business communication skills. Competency in public speaking is desirable. Client needs and abilities range from very basic to extremely sophisticated; successful candidates will be comfortable working with a very broad spectrum of client types.

The position requires some in-state travel, and occasional multi-day, out-of-state travel for training purposes. Hours are 8:00 – 4:00. Location is Concord, NH.

For further information and to submit an application, click here.    Reference JOB ID 5478  Applications Close 2/10/2016

Opening for Procurement Technician with the Schoolcraft College PTAC – Updated
Posted 1/6/2016
The Schoolcraft College PTAC has just posted an open full-time position for a Procurement Technician. The Procurement Technical Assistance Center Technician provides technical assistance and support to local businesses requesting information and assistance with the contracting process.

Please visit the college web site for all pertinent information. Click on “Staff” and then “PTAC Technician, View.”

Minnesota PTAC is looking for Area Manager for East Metro/East Central MN
Posted 11/2/2015
The Minnesota PTAC seeks an Area Manager to: assist businesses to initiate or expand government sales, assess current market position and capabilities of companies, develop and recommend a marketing or business strategy to increase government sales, and provide technical assistance and solutions to government contracting issues. While experience in the government contracting marketplace is preferred, they welcome candidates who lack government contracting experience but possess a strong interest and aptitude for learning government contracting regulations and procedures and then teaching them to businesses. This position is benefits eligible after a satisfactory 90 day probationary period. Click here for full information – including application instructions.

Northwest Louisiana is Seeking a Procurement Counselor
Posted 10/13/2015
The mission of the NW LA PTAC is to increase the number of government contract dollars being awarded to businesses located in northwest Louisiana, thereby positively impacting the region and resulting in the creation and retention of jobs in the area. Responsibilities of this position include conducting outreach to businesses throughout 10 parishes of northwest Louisiana about government contracting opportunities with federal, state and local governments as well as prime contractors, guiding businesses through the process of finding, bidding, and performing on government contracts and sub-contracts and much more. Click here to see the job description and application procedures.