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For current vacancies with the USDA-ARS, please see the listings below.

Scientists and Engineers -- Includes vacancy announcements for all managerial, research, and support scientist positions requiring a scientific background in the life, physical, and engineering sciences. U.S. citizenship is required.

Research Associates -- Includes temporary (usually up to 2 years in duration) postdoctoral research associate positions for Ph.D. graduates in the life, physical, and engineering sciences.  Preference is given to candidates whose degree has been received within the last 4 years. Citizenship restrictions apply.

All Other Jobs -- Includes vacancy announcements for all administrative, clerical support, trades and scientific technician positions. U.S. citizenship is required.

Student and Summer Employment -- Provides information on who to contact in ARS if you are interested in student and summer employment opportunities. Citizenship restrictions apply.  For all current Federal Job openings, please visit the USAJobs website


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 Salinas, CA
ARS openings in California
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