U.S. Department of Agriculture

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on public policy, the best available science, and effective management.

We have a vision to provide economic opportunity through innovation, helping rural America to thrive; to promote agriculture production that better nourishes Americans while also helping feed others throughout the world; and to preserve our Nation's natural resources through conservation, restored forests, improved watersheds, and healthy private working lands.

U.S. Department of Agriculture United States
Jan 08, 2019
Graduate Assistant/Fellowship
Many vacancies in some of the following locations: Adams County, CO Alamosa County, CO Archuleta County, CO Baca County, CO Delta County, CO Douglas County, CO Garfield County, CO Gunnison County, CO Jackson County, CO Jefferson County, CO La Plata County, CO Larimer County, CO Logan County, CO Mesa County, CO Montezuma County, CO Montrose County, CO Morgan County, CO Phillips County, CO Pueblo County, CO Rio Grande County, CO Teller County, CO Washington County, CO Weld County, CO Ada County, ID Bannock County, ID Bear Lake County, ID Bingham County, ID Blaine County, ID Bonner County, ID Bonneville County, ID Canyon County, ID Cassia County, ID Clark County, ID Clearwater County, ID Elmore County, ID Idaho County, ID Kootenai County, ID Latah County, ID Lemhi County, ID Lewis County, ID Twin Falls County, ID Valley County, ID Beaverhead County, MT Big Horn County, MT Blaine County, MT Broadwater County, MT Cascade County, MT Custer County, MT Dawson County, MT Deer Lodge County, MT Flathead County, MT Gallatin County, MT Garfield County, MT Granite County, MT Hill County, MT Judith Basin County, MT Lewis and Clark County, MT Liberty County, MT Lincoln County, MT Missoula County, MT Park County, MT Powell County, MT Ravalli County, MT Richland County, MT Rosebud County, MT Sweet Grass County, MT Teton County, MT Valley County, MT Yellowstone County, MT Adams County, ND Bottineau County, ND Burke County, ND Burleigh County, ND Cass County, ND Dunn County, ND Grand Forks County, ND Hettinger County, ND Kidder County, ND McKenzie County, ND Morton County, ND Pembina County, ND Ransom County, ND Richland County, ND Sheridan County, ND Stark County, ND Steele County, ND Stutsman County, ND Beadle County, SD Brookings County, SD Custer County, SD Davison County, SD Day County, SD Gregory County, SD Hughes County, SD Lake County, SD Lawrence County, SD Meade County, SD Perkins County, SD Roberts County, SD Spink County, SD Tripp County, SD Box Elder County, UT Cache County, UT Carbon County, UT Duchesne County, UT Emery County, UT Garfield County, UT Iron County, UT Millard County, UT Salt Lake County, UT San Juan County, UT Sanpete County, UT Sevier County, UT Summit County, UT Tooele County, UT Uintah County, UT Utah County, UT Weber County, UT Albany County, WY Big Horn County, WY Converse County, WY Fremont County, WY Johnson County, WY Laramie County, WY Park County, WY Sheridan County, WY Sublette County, WY Uinta County, WY Washakie County, WY Summary Positions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school. IMPORTANT APPLICATION DEADLINE:   The first referral of candidates will be made from applications received by 11:59 PM EST, December 9, 2018; subsequent cut off dates and referrals will be made as vacancies occur. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The incumbent of this position performs a variety of clearly defined tasks within one or more functional areas of biological sciences. Biological sciences include forestry, rangeland management, wildlife biology, fish biology, ecology, botany, recreation, natural resources management, biological sciences, and other related disciplines. Assignments will vary by Agency and setting. The major duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Develops and applies knowledge of principles, concepts, work processes, and regulations of one or more functional areas of biological science. Assists in one or more phases of the research process. Performs routine techniques using a variety of specialized equipment. Records instrument readings, collects samples, and takes measurements. Maintains inventory of chemical and biological materials. Maintains work area in a neat and orderly manner Forest Service incumbents in wildland fire management may also perform the following: Develops and applies knowledge of fuels management and fire suppression techniques. Cleans, reconditions, and stores fire tools and equipment. Serves as a member of fire crew assigned to suppress wildland fires. Reviews detailed procedural instructions and receives in-depth on-the-job and formal classroom training. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Department of Agriculture United States
Jan 08, 2019
Internship- Paid
Many vacancies in some of the following locations: Boone County, IA Bremer County, IA Butler County, IA Carroll County, IA Cass County, IA Cherokee County, IA Clayton County, IA Crawford County, IA Decatur County, IA Delaware County, IA Dickinson County, IA Fayette County, IA Humboldt County, IA Iowa County, IA Jasper County, IA Jefferson County, IA Jones County, IA Linn County, IA Louisa County, IA Madison County, IA Marshall County, IA Mills County, IA Monroe County, IA Montgomery County, IA Muscatine County, IA Page County, IA Plymouth County, IA Polk County, IA Poweshiek County, IA Scott County, IA Story County, IA Union County, IA Van Buren County, IA Warren County, IA Webster County, IA Woodbury County, IA Barton County, KS Brown County, KS Cloud County, KS Dickinson County, KS Ellis County, KS Finney County, KS Ford County, KS Hodgeman County, KS Kingman County, KS Logan County, KS Lyon County, KS Marion County, KS Montgomery County, KS Nemaha County, KS Neosho County, KS Osborne County, KS Pratt County, KS Reno County, KS Riley County, KS Saline County, KS Shawnee County, KS Sherman County, KS Adair County, MO Audrain County, MO Bollinger County, MO Boone County, MO Buchanan County, MO Callaway County, MO Cape Girardeau County, MO Cass County, MO Chariton County, MO Christian County, MO Clay County, MO Dade County, MO Dent County, MO Greene County, MO Henry County, MO Howard County, MO Howell County, MO Livingston County, MO Marion County, MO Miller County, MO Moniteau County, MO Nodaway County, MO Pettis County, MO Phelps County, MO Randolph County, MO Ripley County, MO Saint Charles County, MO Saint Louis County, MO Stoddard County, MO Warren County, MO Box Butte County, NE Boyd County, NE Cedar County, NE Chase County, NE Cheyenne County, NE Clay County, NE Cuming County, NE Dawes County, NE Dawson County, NE Douglas County, NE Hall County, NE Harlan County, NE Holt County, NE Jefferson County, NE Johnson County, NE Lancaster County, NE Lincoln County, NE Phelps County, NE Red Willow County, NE Saunders County, NE Scotts Bluff County, NE Stanton County, NE Thomas County, NE Washington County, NE York County, NE Summary Positions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school. IMPORTANT APPLICATION DEADLINE:   The first referral of candidates will be made from applications received by 11:59 PM EST, December 09,2018; subsequent cut off dates and referrals will be made as vacancies occur. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The incumbent of this position performs a variety of clearly defined tasks within one or more functional areas of biological sciences. Biological sciences include forestry, rangeland management, wildlife biology, fish biology, ecology, botany, recreation, natural resources management, biological sciences, and other related disciplines. Assignments will vary by Agency and setting. The major duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Develops and applies knowledge of principles, concepts, work processes, and regulations of one or more functional areas of biological science. Assists in one or more phases of the research process. Performs routine techniques using a variety of specialized equipment. Records instrument readings, collects samples, and takes measurements. Maintains inventory of chemical and biological materials. Maintains work area in a neat and orderly manner Forest Service incumbents in wildland fire management may also perform the following: Develops and applies knowledge of fuels management and fire suppression techniques. Cleans, reconditions, and stores fire tools and equipment. Serves as a member of fire crew assigned to suppress wildland fires. Reviews detailed procedural instructions and receives in-depth on-the-job and formal classroom training. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com