The FDA Center for Tobacco Products requires the assistance of
minors ages 16-17 and those under age 18-20 to attempt the purchase
of tobacco products from local tobacco retailers. The goal of the
program is to ensure tobacco retailers are complying with Federal
laws and regulations that prevent them from selling tobacco
products to minors. This will be a part-time, position working
outside school hours and on some weekends.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Youth Participant will receive training prior to conducting any
The Youth Participant will attempt to purchase a tobacco product
per the procedures provided within their training and the
instructions provided by the FDA Commissioned
Purchased items will be immediately turned over to the FDA
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Language: English Fluency (oral and
Age: Must be between 16 - 20 yrs and 10 months of
Knowledge: Possess a strong work ethic. Excellent
verbal and written communication skills. Willingness to dress and
look age appropriate.
Hours: Must be flexible and able to work after
school hours and on the weekends as necessary
Locations:Must reside in or near Reno and
OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED:This position description
should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the
exclusive standards of the position nor will it be the sole basis
for any subsequent employee evaluations. Incumbents will follow any
other instructions and perform any other related duties as may be
required by their supervisor.
This position is subject to availability of funds and to
any and all restrictions contained in the contract or contracts
that provide funding for this position.
If you meet the minimum requirements for this position, please
click on the "Apply" link posted below and complete the
Our company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Applicants can learn more about the company's status as an equal
opportunity employer by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation,
national origin, disability, or protected Veteran