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Administrative Officer

USDA Research Service , Location Support Staff

Duties Monitor standard procedures used for accountability/tracking of real and personal property, vehicle utilization, travel, credit cards, and extramural agreements. Provide day-to-day liaison and problem resolution between administrative staff, program personnel, stakeholders, and/or union employees. Prepare a variety of reports and advise management on the status of funds, expenses, and obligations, as required by higher management. Participate in long-range planning activities and establish and monitor specific plans for the increased utilization of facilities, equipment, and supplies to assure that research needs are met with minimum need for acquisition. Review requests for personnel actions and provide advice and recommendations to location program officials on propriety, relative need, and special problems which may be encountered in processing such requests.

Contact Information

Name: Chirag Patel