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The current research scientists in the St. Paul Soil & Water Management Unit are either Research Soil Scientists or Chemists, and all have advanced degrees (Ph.D.) in Soil Science, Agronomy, Chemistry, or a related field.  The Unit support staff includes Biological Science Technicians, Soil Scientists, and Office Program Assistants.  These positions generally require a B.S./B.A. in a relevant field of study, and an M.S. is often helpful.


The Agricultural Research Service hires students in various roles throughout the organization during the school year and each summer.  Click here for information on USDA student and summer programs.

Information on student or summer employment at the St. Paul, MN, location, can be obtained by contacting Pam Groth at 651-649-5058 (phone) or (e-mail).




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 St. Paul, MN
ARS openings in Minnesota
ARS openings nationwide