USDA – Farm Service Agency

USDA – Farm Service Agency
1800 N Perry Street Suite 107
Ottawa, OH 45875

Program Technician


The Putnam County Farm Service Agency is accepting applications for a full time Program Technician position. The FSA is an exciting and rewarding place to start, build, and/or continue your career. Be part of our team and help support the well-being of Ohio agriculture and the American public. 

FSA is seeking candidates with farming experience and/or knowledge to perform work in support of Ohio agriculture and farmers. 

This position is responsible for: 

  • Carrying out office activities and functions pertaining to one or more of the program areas adminstered in the county.
  • Interpreting and explaining procedures, program regulations and forms to producers and other agency personnel.
  • Utilizing various web-based software applications to maintain producer data and processing automated forms.
  • Using a high degree of initiative and judgement in planning and carrying out assigned tasks and resolving problems encountered.

All application details can be found at Search for position using reference number FSACO-12409451-24-OH-KR.


Applicants must be a US citizen, must be a high school graduate, and must be 18 years of age.

Successful completion of two or more years of education above high school in an accredited business, secretarial or technical, junior college, college or university in any field in which high school graduation or the equivalent is a prerequisite


One year or more general experience related to office work, or equal background in the operations of a farm that indicates the ability to acquire the particular knowledge, skills, abilities needed to perform the duties of this position.

Career LevelEntry to Mid-level

Salary: $36,209 – $63,733

This position offers benefits, including health insurance that can be carried into retirement, 401(K) plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, and flexible work schedules. 

USDA – Farm Service Agency