Job and Internship Postings

A 2020 Purdue University study (in collaboration with USDA) highlighted strong career opportunities through at least 2025 for college graduates in the agricultural fields of Business & Management, Sciences & Engineering, Food production, and Education, Communications & Government.

The AE program supports many opportunities that would align with ‘Management & Business’, but also with ‘Science’ and ‘Education, Communication & Government’ agricultural careers highlighted in the study.

Such career paths include:

  • Agriculture accounting
  • Ag Communication systems
  • Ag Financial managers
  • Ag Insurance / Risk mitigation operations
  • Ag marketing operations
  • Agriculture and Food Regulatory or Compliance systems
  • Agripreneurs
  • Data / Information management
  • Farm/Ranch managers
  • Food production systems managers
  • Government relations
  • Human resources
  • Public relations
  • Transportation logistics

Looking for some helpful advice in developing your resume, cover letter, or how to better network? is a great resource to consider! Feel free to download the 2021-2022 Career Guide.

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Available Jobs

USDA Foreign Agricultural Affairs Officer (Trainee) – Great opportunity to serve agriculture globally through the federal government.

Due: May 20, 2022

Beef Northwest (positions available in feed yard operations, administration & trucking)

Due: Vary depending on position

Port of Morrow Workforce Training Program

Due: Vary depending on position

Available Internships

Blue Mt. Seed: Spring/Summer Internship (Imbler, OR)

Due: Open until filled (posting March 2022)

Simplot – Field Operations Intern (Moses Lake, WA)

Due: Open until filled (for summer 2022)

Simplot – Raw Development Agronomy Internship (Moses Lake, WA)

Due: Open until filled (for summer 2022)

RDO / Threemile Canyon Farms – Summer Agronomy Field Scout Internship {2 – 3 individuals still needed}; (Boardman, OR)

Due: ASAP (posting as of April 20, 2022)