Saturday , April 20 2024

USDA Job Openings – Supervisory Grain Marketing Specialist


Job Description:

If selected for this position you will be responsible for providing direct leadership and establishing and maintaining uniform application of standards for grains and commodities. You will be responsible for providing reference standards for Federal Grain Inspection Service official methods and subjective guidelines, as well as performing complex analyses of grains and commodities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for managing the facilities and supporting all operations associated with the National Grain Center.
  • Assisting the Director to ensure such staff have sufficient administrative support, physical space, promotion of teambuilding, and leadership to help resolve issues.
  • Contributes to the development and/or evaluation of new objective methodologies for determining grain quality and quantity, reference standards for official grading methods.
  • Assesses research reports and other material for applicability to standards and the uniform application of standards for grain and commodities.
  • Assists the Director in the development and implementation of an inspection-type equipment evaluation and approval program.
  • Serves as a secondary contact for cooperative research agreements and providing technical training for field personnel and the grain industry.
  • Reviews proposed programs, policies, and procedures inherent in Agency operations to determine they are coordinated internally and with other agencies.
  • Analyzes input from the industry and other interested parties to improve policies and services.

Job Details:


Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Kansas City, MO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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