Department: Department Of Agriculture
Agency: National Institute of Food and Agriculture
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Due to technical difficulties some applicants' inability to submit applications, this vacancy announcement is being extended. Applicants who have previously applied DO NOT need to reapply.
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is the Federal component of a nationwide extramural research, educational, and outreach system which supports the global, science-based agricultural enterprise and accomplishes its missions in partnership with land-grant universities and other academic and scientific organizations. To learn more about NIFA, please visit http://www.nifa.usda.gov .
The Senior Executive Service (SES) is comprised of the men and women charged with leading the continuing transformation of government. These leaders possess well-honed executive skills and share a broad perspective of government and a public service commitment which is grounded in the Constitution.
If you would like to work for a premier agency that is focused on enhancing the quality of life for the American people by supporting production of agriculture: ensuring a safe, affordable, nutritious, and accessible food supply; caring for agricultural, forest, and range lands; supporting sound development of rural communities; providing economic opportunities for farm and rural residents; expanding global markets for agricultural and forest products and services; and working to reduce hunger in America and throughout the world, USDA is the place for you. To learn more about our agency, our exciting mission, vision, and guiding principles, please visit http://www.usda.gov.
- Occasional Travel
- Travel is Required
- US Citizenship is required.
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
- Public Financial Disclosure Required (OGE Form 278)
- A 1-year probationary period is required.
- Protect your privacy - DO NOT include your social security number or DOB.
- A Top Secrety Clearance is Required
- All supporting documents in the "How to Apply" section MUST be submitted