Employment Opportunities

Current Vacancies

All Vacancies: https://www.usajobs.gov/Search/Results?a=AG18

Kansas City Area Vacancy information 

  • ERS-DH21Y-11001818-VIP - Research Agricultural Economist (1 vacancy), GS-0110-12
    (Opening date:  1/11/2021 - Closing date:  1/25/2021)
  • ERS-SES-2021-0002 - Director Information Services Division (1 vacancy),
    ES 00
    (Opening date:  1/05/2021 - Closing date:  1/26/2021)
  • ERS-SSTS-2021-0003 - Director Marketing and Trade Economics Division (1 vacancy),
    RA 00
    (Opening date:  1/06/2021 - Closing date:  1/27/2021)
  • ERS-SSTS-2021-0004 - Director Resource and Rural Economics Division (1 vacancy),
    RA 00 
    (Opening date:  1/06/2021 - Closing date:  1/27/2021)
  • ERS-DH21Y-10992445-VIP - Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (Web/Digital) (Branch Chief) (1 vacancy), GS-1035-15
    (Opening date: 1/4/2021 - Closing date: 1/15/2021)
  • ERS-DH21Y-10992234-NW - Supervisory Social Scientist (1 vacancy) , GS-0101-15
    (Opening date: 12/28/2020 - Closing date: 1/15/2021)
  • ERS-DH21Y-10995766-NW - Supervisory Agricultural Economist (1 vacancy) , GS-0110-15
    (Opening date: 12/28/2020 - Closing date: 1/15/2021)
  • ERS-DH21Y-11000061-KL - Research Agricultural Economist (3 vacancies) , GS-0110-13/14/15
    (Opening date: 1/5/2021 - Closing date: 1/19/2021)
  • ERS-DH21Y-11000315-KAS - Supervisory Agricultural Economist (Branch Chief) (1 vacancy) , GS-0110-15
    (Opening date: 1/7/2021 - Closing date: 1/20/2021)
  • ERS-S21TAB-10935118-DMC -Agricultural Economist (multiple vacancies), GS-0110-09
    (Opening date: 10/15/2020 - Closing date: 9/16/2021)
    NOTE: To receive consideration for vacancies, applicants must submit complete applications prior to the established cut-off date(s). An initial cut-off will take place Thursday, November 5, 2020 to begin initial applicant consideration. Additional cut-off dates will occur November 26, 2020, December 17, 2020, January 7, 2021, January 28, 2021, February 18, 2021, March 11, 2021, April 1, 2021, April 22, 2021, May 13, 2021, June 3, 2021, June 24, 2021, July 15, 2021, August 5, 2021, August 26, 2021 and September 16, 2021.
  • ERS-S21TAB-10927292-KNB - Research Agricultural Economist (multiple vacancies) , GS-0110-12/13
    (Opening date: 10/1/2020 - Closing date: 9/23/2021)
  • ERS-S21Y-10930364-TLH -Agricultural Economist (multiple vacancies), GS-0110-11/12/13
    (Opening date: 10/8/2020 - Closing date: 9/30/2021)
    NOTE: To receive consideration for vacancies, applicants must submit complete applications prior to the established cut-off date(s). An initial cut-off will take place Thursday, October 29th, 2020 to begin initial applicant consideration. Additional cut-off dates will occur November 19th, 2020; December 10th, 2020; December 31st, 2020; January 21st, 2021; February 11th, 2021; March 4th, 2021; March 25th, 2021; April 15th, 2021; May 6th, 2021; May 27th, 2021; June 17th, 2021; July 8th, 2021; July 29th, 2021; August 19th, 2021; September 9th, 2021.

Summer Internship

Under the Pathways Program, ERS hires students for summer internship positions. Applicants must be enrolled at least half-time at an accredited school (university, graduate, or professional school) and be in good academic standing (2.0 GPA or better). Students are hired to work full-time but may work part-time if discussed when the student is hired.

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