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Announcement Number 12-FNS-115 Promotion Potential GS-12
Position Title Program Specialist Hiring Agency USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Open Period 04/19/2012 - 05/10/2012 Duty Locations 1 Vacancy in Chicago, IL, US
Series/Grade GS - 0301 12 For More Info Applicant Call Center
Salary $75403.00 - $98022.00

Who May Apply

Current permanent FNS employees, USDA CTAP eligibles, and FNS employees currently serving on a Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA).

Job Status

Duration Appointment Permanent

Marketing Statement

The mission of the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is to increase food security and reduce hunger in partnership with cooperating organizations by providing children and low-income people with access to food, a healthy diet, and nutrition education in a manner that supports American agriculture and inspires public confidence.


This position is located in the Field Offices for the Midwest Regional Office.

FNS provides excellent opportunities for specialized training through its own facilities and outside resources. Career guidance and on- and off-the-job training programs are tailored to an individual employee's needs. If you want to apply your knowledge and skills to food program activities that seek to strengthen America, there is a challenging and rewarding career waiting for you with FNS!

Key Information:

  • FNS offers alternative and flexible work schedules.

  • Relocation and/or Recruitment incentives may be available.

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