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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Careers at the NPRL


The NPRL currently has 10 scientists representing 8 diverse disciplines: Agricultural Engineer, Research Agronomist, Research Chemist, Biochemist, Geneticist, Agronomist, Mycologist, and an Agricultural Economist. To fill any of these positions, you would need a doctorate in the field.

Our scientists are supported by a diverse staff comprised of: Agricultural Engineers, Chemist, Computer Support, Engineering Technicians, Biological Science Technicians, Agricultural Science Research Technicians, Farm Manager, Mechanical Engineering Technician, Computer Specialist,  Biological Science Aide, Secretary, and maintenance staff personnel. Education requirements vary from a high school diploma to at least a bachelor's degree.

During the summer months, we usually hire a number of students to help with various research projects.


Current Openings at the NPRL

We currently do not have any openings.

Remember to always check out USDAand ARSweb sites for current openings within each group.



Career Opportunities

The links below are to current ARS job openings listed at the official job site of the US Federal Government, USAJOBS.

ARS openings in Dawson, GA
ARS openings in Georgia
ARS openings nationwide

* Note: the links above are to "Only Jobs Open to ALL U.S. Citizens" so if you are a current or former federal employee, be sure to select "ALL Jobs" to refine your search at the USAJOBS site.

Last Modified: 8/24/2010