The Nations #1 Nonprofit Experienced Worker Provider

NOWCC is proud to connect professionals, age 55+, with part-time and full-time opportunities throughout the country by providing skilled and experienced workers working with government agencies.

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Staffing Solutions

NOWCC provides experienced workers where and when your team needs them most. Is your agency ready to tap into the experienced workers pool? The process for becoming a partnering agency is simple. See our five steps, and if you have any questions be sure to contact us.

Success Stories

See how NOWCC helped USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service with their staffing needs. Ron Marlow, former Associate Deputy Chief for the Natural Resources Conservation Service at USDA, talks about origins and the impact the ACES Program has had on NRCS operations.

Use Your Experience

Search open positions and put your experience to work. NOWCC is proud to connect professionals, age 55+, with part-time and full-time opportunities throughout the country. These are non-federal, grant-administered positions and are not meant to compete with private sector wages.

Programs at NOWCC

ACES Program

The Agriculture Conservation Experienced Services Program at the Natural Resources Conservation Services under USDA, authorized by Congress with the passage of the 2008 Farm Bill (PL 110-234).

SEE Program

The Senior Environmental Employment Program at the Environmental Protection Agency, established with the passage of the Environmental Programs Assistance Act of 1984 (PL 98-313).

FS ACES Program

The U.S. Forest Service ACES Program at the U.S. Forest Service under USDA, authorized by Congress with the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill (PL 113-079), carried out on National Forest Service (NFS) land.

SCSEP Program

The Senior Community Service Employment Program is a community service and work-based job training program authorized by the Older Americans Act for low-income, unemployed older Americans.

BLM Program

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Experienced Service Program (ESP) was authorized under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018: Public Law 115-141, Section 115, the Department of Interior (DOI) in 2018.

USDA Economic Research Service (ERS)

NOWCC is partnering with the Economic Research Service (ERS) to provide enrollees who are experienced workers 55 years and older to assist with providing the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the public with critical economic information and research on food, agriculture, the environment and rural development.

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See what we can do for you.

Have a wealth of experience to share and want to make a little extra money? If retirement seems boring and you are looking for a way to get back into the workforce, see how we can yelp you. We recruit professionals 55+ for Federal Agencies to administrative, technical and sceintific positions. Watch this video and help discover the power of experience!

We'll help get you there!

NOWCC is the bridge connecting experienced workers to federal agencies. Discover how a partnership with NOWCC could be the solution to your agency’s workforce challenges.


Discover the power of experience. Enhance your workplace success with a cost-effective, full-service human resources solution.
Save time and money, stop agency knowledge from walking out the door and mentor and train next generation workers.


NOWCC provides federal agencies the expertise and capacity needed to best fulfill their missions. Serving as the bridge.
Serving as the bridge between experienced workers – 55 years of age and older – and federal agencies, we help fill your critical staffing gaps and needs.


NOWCC provides income security for seniors by matching experienced workers with agency positions.
Ready and qualified to immediately fill agency staffing needs, dedicated to advancing federal agency missions and committed to quality and results.

NOWCC in the USA

Operating in 48 states, our headquarters is located in Arlington, Virginia with additional field offices in Lakewood, Colorado and Dallas, Texas.

Spotlight on Our Workers


Enrollee Spotlight

For 22 years NOWCC has placed many qualified enrollees in positions ranging from clerical and administrative to technical and scientific. Read more about our enrollees in the Spotlight on our Workers.

Monthly Spotlight

Mary Mondragon, CO ACES Enrollee
NOWCC is grateful for the people who work with the program to make it so effective and worthwhile for many, many reasons. We celebrate those individuals every day quietly, humbly and with great admiration for them.

Current Positions

NOWCC has successfully recruited and placed over 100 different types of positions in our Federal Experienced Worker Programs.  Contact us to learn more and discover how a partnership with NOWCC could be the solution to your agency’s workforce challenges.



Welcome Craig Cole

We are excited to welcome Craig Cole to the NOWCC Team. Craig Cole is the VP, Programs and Field Operations for the National Older Worker


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Always provide a cover letter. This will give you the opportunity to create a bridge between advertised job duties and your experience. Also gives hiring

Position of the Week

Virtual Meeting Support Technician

Location: Harpers Ferry, WV National Older Worker Career Center (NOWCC), in cooperation with National Park Service, has an opening for a Virtual Meeting Support Technician

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