New Vacancies for the Week of February 21, 2022 (As of February 22, 2022)

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ARS Current Vacancies



Program Support Assistant (OA)

Series/Grade: GS-0303-07




Series/Grade: GS-0471-09/11


Program Support Assistant (OA)

Series/Grade: GS-0303-06


Supervisory Research Plant Physiologist/Geneticist (Plants)/Agricultural Engineer

Series/Grade: GS-0890/0440/0435-14/15



Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07/08/09


Biological Science Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07/08/09


Agricultural Engineer

Series/Grade: GS-0890-11/12



Research Animal Scientist/ Research Molecular Biologist

Series/Grade: GS-0487/0401-12/13/14


Biological Science Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07


Biological Science Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07



Biological Science Technician (Plants)

Series/Grade: GS-0404-06/07


Secretary (OA)

Series/Grade: GS-0318-04/05



Research Molecular Biologist/Microbiologist/Veterinary Medical Officer

Series/Grade: GS-0701/0403/0401-12/13/14/15


Agricultural Science Research Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07/08



Biological Scientist

Series/Grade: GS-0401-09/11


Location Negotiable After Selection, United States

Financial and Budget Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0503-07


Supervisory Human Resources Specialist (Employee Relations)

Series/Grade: GS-0201-13



Research Engineer/Research Food Technologist

Series/Grade: GS-1382/0801-12


Librarian (Collections Management)

Series/Grade: GS-1410-12



Agricultural Science Research Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07


North Dakota

Research Plant Physiologist (Research Associate)

Series/Grade: GS-0435-11


Biological Science Lab Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-05/06


Technical Information Specialist

Series/Grade: GS-1412-11



Research Chemist/Research Chemical Engineer

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


Rhode Island

Research Physiologist Animal

Series/Grade: GS-0413-12/13/14



Physical Science Technician

Series/Grade: GS-1311-05/06



Series/Grade: GS-0471-11



Biological Science Technician (Plants)

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07



Research Microbiologist/Agricultural Engineer/Molecular Biologist

Series/Grade: GS-0890/0403/0401-12/13


Supervisory Research Agronomist/Animal Scientist/Biologist

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


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USDA’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is one of the world’s premier scientific organizations, and we have research locations throughout the United States and a small number of international locations. USDA-ARS is continually seeking scientists and technicians in a range of agricultural related disciplines.  In addition to the scientific staff, USDA-ARS also hires a variety of positions supporting the scientific enterprise – IT, administrative support, budgeting, procurement, and engineering to name just a few.  USDA-ARS is a great place to work and our employees find USDA as a career fostering organization.  We invite you to take a few moments to look at our current vacancies and learn more about USDA-ARS at:  Please note vacancies open and close throughout the week.  Good luck with your job search and contact us if you need assistance!


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