The USDA, ARS, Application Technology Research Unit (ATRU) in Wooster, Ohio is seeking a Research Agricultural Engineer. The incumbent provides technical expertise for national and international organizations and government agencies on pesticide spray application issues and provides scientific and technical leadership to develop innovative concepts, strategies and methodologies to promote sustainable agriculture by optimizing delivery of materials, improving efficacy, and reducing off-target contamination. Contacts: Application procedure: Karen OLoughlin email: email@example.com. Scientific information: Dr. Heping Zhu email: firstname.lastname@example.org phone: 330-263-3871.
U.S. Citizenship is required. For further information and complete application instructions, go to the USAJobs Web site: https://www.usajobs.gov/ and refer to announcement number ARS-D20MWA-10644259-KO. Applications must be received by the closing date of December 5, 2019.
Internal Number: ARS-D20MWA-10644259-KO
About USDA Agricultural Research Service
The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief scientific in-house research agency. Our job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day from field to table. Here are a few numbers to illustrate the scope of our organization:•690 research projects within 15 National Programs •2,000 scientists and post docs •6,000 other employees •90+ research locations, including overseas laboratories•$1.2 billion fiscal year budgetMission Statement:ARS conducts research to develop and transfer solutions to agricultural problems of high national priority and provide information access and dissemination to:•Ensure high-quality, safe food, and other agricultural products;•Assess the nutritional needs of Americans;•Sustain a competitive agricultural economy;•Enhance the natural resource base and the environment;•Provide economic opportunities for rural citizens, communities, and society as a whole; and•Provide the infrastructure necessary to create and maintain a diversified workplace.