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FBI Jobs—In Richmond and Nationwide

FBI Jobs—In Richmond and Nationwide

To apply online for vacancies in Richmond and across the country, visit the FBI Jobs website.

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Special Agent Positions

To apply to become an FBI special agent, you must meet some preliminary requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. citizen.
  • You must be no younger than 23, and you must not have reached the age of 37 by the time you are hired.
  • You must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited, four-year resident program at a college or university.
  • Prior to employment, you must complete a rigorous application process. Successful completion of a written test and an interview are followed by a thorough background investigation that includes credit and arrest checks, interview of associates, contacts with personal and business references, an interview of past employers and neighbors, and verification of educational achievements. Drug testing, a polygraph examination, and a physical examination are also required. The completed background investigation is then assessed for a final decision on hiring.

For more information, visit the FBI Jobs website.

Support Positions

The FBI also hires a variety of non-agent professionals, including intelligence analysts, language specialists, electronics engineers, investigative specialists, and more. Please go to the FBI Jobs website for a complete listing of vacancies.

For further information, contact the applicant office in Richmond at Applicants.Richmond@ic.fbi.gov.