New Vacancies for the Week of November 16, 2020

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ARS Current Vacancies


Research Physical Scientist

Series/Grade:  GS-1301-12



Research Agronomist

Series/Grade:  GS-0471-12/13


Maintenance Worker/Mechanic

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-07/08



Research Agronomist-Soil Science-Ecologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0471/0470/0408-12/14


Physical Science Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-1311-05/09


Supervisory Research Geneticist/Microbiologist/Nutritionist

Series/Grade:  GS-0440/0403/0630-14/15



Agreements Assistant

Series/Grade:  GS-1101-09


Supervisory Research Food Technologist/Agricultural Engineer

Series/Grade:  GS-1382/0890-14/15


General Engineer 

Series/Grade:  GS-0801-13


Biological Science Lab Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-0404-07/08


Supervisory Contract Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-1102-14


Research Molecular Biologist (Plant)

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-12/13



Series/Grade:  GS-0414-09/11


Research Soil Scientist

Series/Grade:  GS-0470-12/14


Research Plant Pathologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0434-12/13


Research Plant Physiologist 

Series/Grade:  GS-0435-12/13



Program Support Assistant (Office Automation)

Series/Grade:  GS-0303-06/07


Model Maker

Series/Grade:  WG-4714-14


Environment Protection Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-0028-12



Maintenance Mechanic (HVAC)

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-10


Physical Science Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-1311-05



Research Biologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-12/13


Research Agricultural Engineer

Series/Grade:  GS-0890-12/13


Research Food Technologist

Series/Grade:  1382-12/14



Research Veterinary Medical Officer

Series/Grade:  GS-0701-12/13


Agricultural Science Research Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-0404-07/08


Maintenance Mechanic

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-10


Maintenance Mechanic

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-10


Maintenance Worker (Renderer Operator)

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-08


Maintenance Worker (Renderer Operator)

Series/Grade:  WG-4749-08



Supervisory Biotechnology Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-14


Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer/Research Microbiologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0701/0403-14/15


Supervisory Security Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-0080-13


Research Entomologist (IPM)

Series/Grade:  GS-0414-12/13


Budget Analyst

Series/Grade:  GS-0560-09


Operations Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-0301-11/12



Research Microbiologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0403-12/13




Series/Grade:  GS-0437-07/09


Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-0404-05/06


HR Assistant (Employee Benefits)

Series/Grade:  GS-0203-06/07


Realty Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-1170-13


Research Geneticist (Plants)

Series/Grade:  GS-0440-12/13


Human Resources Specialist

Series/Grade:  GS-0201-11/12


Animal Caretaker

Series/Grade:  WG-5048-05


Research Physiologist (Poultry)

Series/Grade:  GS-0413-12/13



Biological Science Lab Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-0404-09



Hydrologist (Computational Hydrological Informatics)

Series/Grade:  GS-1315-09/11


Hydrologist (Computational Hydrological Informatics)

Series/Grade:  GS-1315-09/11


Physical Science Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-1311-05/07


Physical Science Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-1311-05/07


Supervisory Research Soil Scientist/Ecologist/Agronomist

Series/Grade:  GS-0470/0408/0471-14/15


Supervisory Research Soil Scientist/Ecologist/Agronomist

Series/Grade:  GS-0470/0408/0471-14/15


Air Conditioning Equipment Mechanic

Series/Grade:  WG-5306-10


Air Conditioning Equipment Mechanic

Series/Grade:  WG-5306-10


Research Fish Biologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0482-12



Research Agricultural Engineer/Research Physiologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0890/0413-12/13


Research Physiologist (Animal)

Series/Grade:  GS-0413-12/13


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Research Biologist (Computational)

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-12/13



Series/Grade:  WG-3502-03



Research Geneticist (Plants)

Series/Grade:  GS-0440-12/15


Supervisory Research Agricultural Economist/Agronomist

Series/Grade:  GS-0110/0471-14/15



Research Molecular Biologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-13/14


Physical Science Lab Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-1311-05/07


Research Food Technologist/Research Chemical Engineer/Research Chemist

Series/Grade:  GS-1382/0893/1320-12/13



Program Support Assistant (OA)

Series/Grade:  GS-0303-06


Animal Care Taker

Series/Grade:  WG-5048-05



Research Biologist (Computational Bioinformatics)

Series/Grade:  GS-0401-12/13



Secretary (OA)

Series/Grade:  GS-0326-04/06



Biological Science Technician Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade:  GS-0404-09


Research Molecular Biologist (Plants)/Plant Physiologist/Food Technologist

Series/Grade:  GS-0401/0435/1382-12/13


Supervisory Research Biologist/Agronomist/Animal Scientist

Series/Grade:  GS-0401/0471/0487-14/15


Custodial Worker

Series/Grade:  WG-3566-01/02


Research Agronomist/Animal Scientist

Series/Grade:  GS-0471/0487-12/13


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