Missouri Department of Agriculture
  • 25-Oct-2017 to 01-Dec-2017 (CST)
  • WMCP-Administration
  • Jefferson City, MO, USA
  • $10 undergrad/$12 graduate
  • Hourly
  • Other


The Weights, Measures, & Consumer Protection Division is comprised of four programs that are responsible for maintaining equity in the marketplace. This is accomplished by assuring the accuracy of weighing and measuring devices which are used commercially; monitoring the weighing and measuring practices of buyers and sellers alike to assure accuracy and fair dealing in the exchange of goods and services; establishing requirements for methods and tolerances for moisture-measuring devices; inspecting eggs to insure they meet proper grade standards for quality and size; prohibiting milk sales practices that unfairly divert trade from a competitor; establishing safety standards for handling and use of anhydrous ammonia, liquefied petroleum gases and petroleum products, as well as establishing quality standards for motor fuel.  

General Criteria:
Full-time college student (Freshman through Senior).
Paid: Yes
Academic Status: Preferred 3.0 or higher and in good academic standing
Internships will begin in May 16, 2018 and end the week of August 20, 2018 (will also work with school schedule).

Application Process:
If interested, please apply online at http://agriculture.mo.gov/hr/jobopps.php and view current job opportunities. Once on The Missouri Department of Agriculture's website, complete the "Apply Now" information to the right, then click "Apply for this Position". This will direct you to the online application. You should also submit a current resume, cover letter and transcripts by attaching the documents to the application. Please contact Human Resources with any questions at the telephone number or e-mail address listed below:
Missouri Department of Agriculture
Attention: HR
PO Box 630
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0630

Telephone: (573) 751-8730
TT/TDD: (800) 735-2966
Fax: (573) 522-5692
E-mail: HR@mda.mo.gov


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