*=Labor category Title changes as of modification # PS-0004
**= New Proposed Labor Categories added as of Modification # PS-0004
Education versus Experience
Quantech Services offers only personnel who meet or exceed the minimum qualification
requirements stated in the Commercial Labor Category Descriptions provided herein.
Quantech does allow experience to substitute for education requirements and education
for experience. Also, Professional Certification related to the technology is equivalent
to two years of experience or the education requirement**. GSA and/or the ordering
activities may have access to any Quantech s employee resume (by request) before,
during or after assignment of any GSA order. If for some extenuating reason a person
assigned to an order must be replaced or substituted, the ordering activity will
be notified in advance, in writing, and the substituting person will have equal
or greater qualifications than the departing employee. Quantech’s criteria for substitution
of educational degree or experience are as follows:
- Education Substituted for Experience: Formal education may substitute for experience.
Each formal degree (i.e., Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D.) may substitute for four
(4) years of experience.
- Experience Substituted for Formal Education: Specialized experience may substitute
for formal education. Four (4) years of experience may substitute for a Bachelor
Degree.** Bachelor s Degree plus 2 years of additional general experience and 2
additional years of specific related experience with similar functional responsibilities
may substitute for a Master s Degree.
** For Engineering disciplines, a professional certification and 4 years of experience
is needed to substitute for a Bachelor Degree.