New Vacancies for the Week of March 28, 2022

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ARS Current Vacancies




Agricultural Engineer

Series/Grade: GS-0890-11/12


Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-09


Program Support Assistant (OA)

Series/Grade: GS-0303-06/07


Program Support Assistant (OA)

Series/Grade: GS-0303-06/07



Tractor Operator

Series/Grade: WG-5705-05/06



Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-0709



Biological Science Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-08/09



Research Chemist

Series/Grade: GS-1320-12/13


Research Biologist/Agricultural Engineer/Physical Scientist

Series/Grade: GS-1301/0890/0401-12/13



Supervisory Research Microbiologist

Series/Grade: GS-0403-14/15



Research Epidemiologist/Veterinary Medical Officer

Series/Grade: GS-0701/0601-13/14/15


Supervisory Security Specialist

Series/Grade: GS-0080-15


Research VMO Pathologist

Series/Grade: GS-0701-13/14/15


Location Negotiable After Selection, United States

Supervisory Human Resources Specialist (Employee Relations)

Series/Grade: GS-0201-13



Research Geneticist (Animal)

Series/Grade: GS-0440-12/13/14



National Program Leader - Crop Production and Protection

Series/Grade: GS-0440/0435/0401-15


Information Technology Specialist (Information System Security Point of Contact (ISSPOC))

Series/Grade: GS-2210-12



Series/Grade: GS-0401-07/09



Series/Grade: GS-0401-07/09/11



Research Poultry Scientist

Series/Grade: GS-0487-12/13



Program Support Assistant (Office Automation)

Series/Grade: GS-0303-06/07


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Research Plant Physiologist (Research Associate)

Series/Grade: GS-0435-11


Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07/08


Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-08/09



Program Specialist

Series/Grade: GS-0301-09/11



Biological Science Laboratory Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-05/06



Research Microbiologist/Animal Scientist

Series/Grade: GS-0487/0403-12/13/14/15


Agronomist/Soil Scientist

Series/Grade: GS-0471/0470-11



Research Plant Physiologist/Research Geneticist (Plants)/Research Biologist

Series/Grade: GS-0440/0435/0401-12/13/14


Agricultural Science Research Technician

Series/Grade: GS-0404-07/08


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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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