Technical Information Specialist (Nutrition)
National Agricultural Library
Job Location: Maryland
Apply By: 12/13/2019
Date Created: 12-02-2019
The National Agricultural Library (NAL) has an open job opportunity for a Technical Information Specialist (Nutrition)
in the Information Products Division, Beltsville, MD. The position is located in the Information and Customer Services Branch
This is a term, time limited appointment with an initial duration of no less than 13 months and can be extended up to a total of 4 years. The position is open to Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, and RPL) and the public.
This position serves as a nutrition specialist in the Nutrition and Food Safety Program supporting the www.nutrition.gov
, and the Food and Nutrition Information Center
Web sites. We are seeking a professional with experience in planning, implementing, and evaluating programs and projects related to nutrition; and organizing and disseminating technical information on food and nutrition to the public.
• As a specialist in the area of nutrition, participates in the formulation and development of the Nutrition and Food Safety Program (NFSP) policies, programs and operations.
• Participate in the development and management of the library collection in the specialized fields relating to food and human nutrition.
• Ensure all information shared with the public over the internet is appropriate, timely and accurate.
• Manage reference services for the food and nutrition program, including the use of online reference systems such as Ref Tracker or other systems
This is a GS-12 TERM position.
Travel is not required.
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This is a competitive position open to the public, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
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