County Executive Director Trainee

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

USDA California Farm Service Agency

The California Farm Service Agency (FSA) is hiring four full time County Operations Trainees. Applications must be completed through USAJOBs no later than close of business June 15th, 2021.

Do you want to help support the future of agriculture? USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) California is looking for vibrant and energetic individuals who are interested in advancing California agriculture.

The County Operations Trainee Program prepares candidates to become future County Executive Directors in one of our 30 locations throughout the state. A successful candidate for these positions possesses integrity, leadership, decisiveness, supervisory skills and is also willing to learn.

The Farm Service Agency mission is to deliver programs and services to farmers and ranchers to support them in sustaining our Nation’s vibrant agricultural economy. County Executive Directors provide insight in the delivery of FSA commodity, conservation and livestock programs to farmers and ranchers of California.

Experience in operating or managing a representative operation farm or ranch and bachelor’s degree in an Agriculture related field is a plus. Candidates shall have a knowledge of farming practices and customs (this is a requirement per National Handbook 27-PM, paragraph 480), and willing to travel throughout California.

If you are interested, or know of someone who might be interested, please share this information with them: USAJOBS – Job Announcement

Contact Danielle le Roux at 530-792-5543 if you have specific questions regarding the position.

To apply for this job please visit www.usajobs.gov.