USDA ERS and NIFA Career Opportunities Expo

Federal Jobs available! The Department of Agriculture is hiring for multiple vacancies at the Economic Research Service (ERS) and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). Both agencies recently relocated to the Kansas City metropolitan area and are seeking qualified candidates for a variety of positions. The USDA is seeking a talent pipeline of qualified candidates to apply for openings on the website as they become available.

The Economic Research Service anticipates trends and emerging issues in agriculture, food, the environment, and rural America and conducts high-quality, objective economic research to inform and enhance public and private decision making

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is the leading Federal agency that invests in research, education, and extension to address current challenges and to explore future opportunities in food and agricultural sciences.

Save the Date!

To learn more about these exciting career opportunities, you are cordially invited to attend the  ERS and NIFA Career Opportunities Expo:

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

9:30 to 7:30

 At the Kansas State University Olathe campus.
The campus is located at 22201 W. Innovation Dr., Olathe, KS 66061-1304.
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Expo Overview

Representatives from the ERS and NIFA will be conducting various information sessions throughout the afternoon and early evening regarding the following topics:

  • The types of career opportunities available
  • Special programs available for college students and/or recent grads
  • Benefits of working for the federal government
  • How to navigate through the application process on