THE USDA IS SEEKING THE FOLLOWING:

  • SEASONAL COTTON CLASSER

  • INSTRUMENT MECHANIC HELPERS (TECHNICIANS)

 

GOVERNMENT JOBS:  SEASONAL COTTON CLASSER

USDA, AMS, COTTON PROGRAM

MEMPHIS, TN

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding work experience we have the job for you.  Selected individuals will be trained to grade cotton samples and enter grades into a computer system.  Training begins August 19, 2019 and ends September 13, 2019.  Trainees that pass the training course will be employed as a Seasonal Cotton Classer.  HOLIDAY AND WEEKEND WORK IS REQUIRED.  SELECTED EMPLOYEES MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ANY SHIFT.  Salary is GS-1980 5\1 $16.27 per hour. There is no promotion potential in this entry level position.  Applicants must pass a physical exam (USDA will pay up to $100)   Background checks performed on all applicants.

The Memphis Classing Office is located at 3275 Appling Rd Rm. #6, Memphis, TN 38133 (901-384-3025) and applications will be accepted July 29 through August 2, 2019 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm.  Minimum requirements are 2 years course of study leading to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited school, or a combination of post High School education and experience, or 6 months’ work experience in the cotton or agriculture industry or experience in a trade requiring specialized training or licenses. Proof of education and training required. Applications forms OF-612 and OF-306 can be obtained from the address listed above Monday – Friday from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.

Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen and prepared to show picture ID and Social Security card.  Veteran’s preference will be applied as appropriate.  DD-214 must be provided to qualify for veteran’s preference. Males born after December 31, 1959 who are at least 18 years of age must be able to document registration with the Selective Service System unless certain exemptions are documented.

USDA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER AND EMPLOYER

GOVERNMENT JOBS: INSTRUMENT MECHANIC HELPERS (TECHNICIANS)

USDA, AMS, COTTON PROGRAM

MEMPHIS, TN.

Minimum Qualifications: High School or GED

Applications will be accepted for SEASONAL WG-3359-5\1 Instrument Mechanic Helpers (Technicians) July 29 – August 2, 2019 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm in the Memphis Classing Office, 3275 Appling Rd. Room 6, Memphis, TN  38133.  Call (901) 384-3025Applicants must have verifiable electronic, electro-mechanical and computer repair experience or training to be eligible.  Must be able to work in a fast paced, physically demanding, 24/7 environment.  HOLIDAY AND WEEKEND WORK IS REQUIRED.  SELECTED EMPLOYEES MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ANY SHIFT.  Training will consist of intense hands on, written and practical examinations on the High Volume Instrument. Trainees will be required to work from various heights and be required to repeatedly go from a lying or kneeling position to a standing position. New Hire salary is $16.96 per hour.   Applications may be picked up at 3275 Appling Road, Memphis, TN 38133 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday.  Training will begin on August 19, 2019.

Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen and prepared to show picture ID and Social Security card.  Veteran’s preference will be applied as appropriate.  DD-214 must be provided to qualify for veteran’s preference. Males born after December 31, 1959 who are at least 18 years of age must be able to document registration with the Selective Service System unless certain exemptions are documented.

 

USDA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROVIDER AND EMPLOYER

 

 

 

 

 

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