Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
Department of Agriculture
Undergraduate and Graduate Education: Major study -- marketing, economics, business administration, agriculture, agricultural economics, agricultural business, accounting, statistics, mathematics, commerce, transportation, food processing, horticulture, botany, agronomy, or other related fields.
General Experience (for GS-5 positions: Experience that provided one of the following:
Specialized Experience (for positions above GS-5): Experience must have demonstrated:
Examples of qualifying specialized experience include:
Use the Group Coverage Qualification Standard for Administrative and Management Positions for this series in conjunction with the Individual Occupational Requirements described below.