Careers with the USDA-ARS North Central Agricultural Research Laboratory
The North Central Agricultural Research Laboratory (NCARL) is a research unit of the Agricultural Research Service and United States Department of Agriculture. NCARL employs approximately 30 full time permanent employees and a varying number of student employees depending on the time of year (field season, etc.).
Many disciplines relating to agriculture and agricultural production are represented at NCARL. Soil Science, Agronomy, Plant Physiology, Microbiology, and Entomology are some areas of research performed at our laboratory.
Current NCARL employees include:
w Postdoctoral Research Associates
w Administrative, Technical, Clerical and Trades
w Student and Summer Employment
NCARL has a strong commitment to equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants. The Plains Area EEO/Diversity policy statement provides details on our policies and commitment.
To view all ARS vacancies, visit
ARS Jobs on USAJobs.gov.
North Central Agricultural Research Laboratory
2923 Medary Avenue
Brookings, SD 57006