ESP Program ARS
The Experienced Services Program (ESP)
NOWCC is partnering with the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) to provide highly experienced workers 55 years and older as enrollees to help complete work gaps and special projects on food, agriculture, the environment and rural development
Are you with ARS and would like to bring on an Experienced Worker?
To get started, please contact Lisa Williams, ESP Program Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-558-4209.
About Agricultural Research Service
The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief scientific in-house research agency. Their job is finding solutions to agricultural problems that affect Americans every day from field to table. Here are a few numbers to illustrate the scope of their organization:
- 660 research projects within 15 National Programs
- 2,000 scientists and post docs
- 6,000 other employees
- 90+ research locations, including overseas laboratories
- $1.4 billion fiscal year budget