Consumer Safety Inspector 8/9 Mountainair, NM


Department: Department Of Agriculture

Agency: Food Safety and Inspection Service

Sub Agency: Food Safety and Inspection Service, USDA

Job Announcement Number:


SALARY RANGE: 42,960.00 - 61,678.00 USD per year

OPEN PERIOD: Thursday, November 04, 2010 to Thursday, November 18, 2010


SERIES & GRADE: GS-1862-08/09




DUTY LOCATIONS:   1 vacancy(s) in one of the following locations:   MOUNTAINAIR, NM


WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED:   CURRENT eligible Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) Agency
Employees Nationwide, or USDA Career Transition (CTAP) Eligibles.



This is an excellent opportunity for those seeking a greater
challenge and responsibility in a position directly involved in
improving and protecting public health.

SPECIFIC VACANCY INFORMATION: Consumer Safety Inspector, GS-1862-8/9, SJ-518
Establishment: 34427 M, Mountainair Heritage Meat Proc located in TORRANCE County.
Work Schedule: , Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Species: Multiple (Slaughter and Processing)

The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is a public health
regulatory agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).  Our
mission is to protect consumers by ensuring that the commercial
supply of  meat*, poultry, and egg products moving in interstate
commerce or exported to other countries is safe, wholesome and
correctly labeled and packaged.

* The "Food Conservation and Energy Act of 2008", also referred to
as the "2008 Farm Bill", was signed into Law on June 18, 2008. The
Farm Bill amends the Federal Meat Inspection Act (FMIA) to include
Catfish as an amenable species under the Act.

If you are found to be one of the best qualified candidates or a
non-competitive referral and will be referred to the selecting
official for job consideration, you may be asked to develop a
written response to narrative/essay type questions in the second
round of the application process. If this applies to you, you will
be contacted by an agency representative. Please keep your records
updated with your current email address.


  • Must be a CURRENT FSIS Employee or USDA Career Transition (CTAP) Eligible.
  • Training program is a condition of employment (see Additional Information).
  • Resume documenting 52 weeks of specialized experience.
  • Meet time in grade (TIG) by completing 52 weeks at next lower grade level.
  • Background Suitability Investigation.

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Send Mail to:
Food Safety and Inspection Service, USDA
Human Resources Operations
Butler Square West, Suite 420C
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Fax: 612-370-2007

For questions about this job:
Vivian McCraney
Phone: 800-370-3747 x 8572
Fax: 612-370-2007
TDD: 800-877-8339





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