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Vacancy Detail Overview

Announcement Number 12-FNS-047 Promotion Potential GS-12
Position Title Program Specialist Hiring Agency USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Open Period 02/03/2012 - 02/21/2012 Duty Locations 2 Vacancies in Boston, MA
2 Vacancies in Boston, MA, US
Series/Grade GS - 0301 12 For More Info Applicant Call Center
Salary $75222.00 - $97787.00

Who May Apply

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

Job Status

Duration Appointment Permanent

Marketing Statement

*Vacancy announcement amended to extend closing date.* 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.


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.

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