Job Overview


US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is known worldwide for its accomplishments and innovations in conservation. The agency has kept a commitment to protecting and conserving soil and other natural resources on America's private land. The employees of USDA NRCS are recognized for their talent, dedication, and ingenuity in making the agency's programs run effectively. USDA NRCS employs Soil Scientists, Soil Conservationists, related technicians, and a host of other administrative, technical, and management personnel to ensure that the country enjoy the benefits of productive soil, clean water, and everything else that comes from healthy natural resources.

Note on Salary: The duty locations will pay the normal locality rate base on geographic location.

Vacancy ID: 1199344


Work Schedule: Full-Time, Monday - Friday

The incumbent of this position serves as the Supervisory Business Manager in the office of the State Conservationist (STC), within one of the state offices of the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The incumbent has responsibility for managing a unit within the state that is responsible for integrating conservation strategy/planning and financial, personnel, and other resources and business and locally-based administrative services necessary to deliver on the mission of the state, area and field offices. The incumbent provides supervision, direction, and management of a subordinate staff consisting of the Financial Resources Specialist, the Business Services Partner, and other professional, administrative, or clerical positions as allocated within the state office.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Up to 25% (6 to 10 nights per month max.)

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • As permitted by regulations

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

Current Career/Career-Conditional employees of the NRCS only

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