Employment Opportunities

Welcome to the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce “Employment Opportunities” page. We appreciate your interest in working with our agency.

MDAC is recruiting for the following position(s).  The qualifications for positions with MDAC are detailed in job descriptions available through the Mississippi State Personnel Board. Additionally, MDAC has publications outlining general job descriptions for some MDAC jobs – Select the highlighted pdf to review the agency job description.

Meat Inspector Trainee – Smith/Simpson County 

The following position is in open for recruitment.   Qualified candidates should apply online through the MSPB website where the job opening is listed.  Please click the following link  to apply:


Workforce Development Internship Program – Fall 2019 Semester

The Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce invites eligible participants to apply for the Workforce Development Internship Program. This program provides professionally and academically relevant experiences related to the Mississippi agricultural industry, its promotion and regulation, as well as agricultural-related business within the State of Mississippi.  To apply for our internship program, please contact Gayle Fortenberry at


If you need more information about the application process please contact Lauren Tunberg at 601-359-1152.


    Please follow Online Application Instructions.pdf

MDAC is an equal opportunity employer and provider of programs and services.

Shelley McGraw
Director of Human Resources
Administration Division

Mississippi Department of Agriculture & Commerce
121 North Jefferson St.
Jackson, MS 39201
Phone: (601)-359-1152