FBI Cleveland
Special Agent Vicki D. Anderson
(216) 522-1400
July 18, 2019

Cleveland Division of the FBI to Host Diversity Agent Recruiting Event on August 8, 2019

August 8, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Cleveland Division, will be hosting a Diversity Agent Recruiting (DAR) information session at the Cleveland Airport Marriott, 4277 West 150th Street, Cleveland, Ohio. Special agents from the FBI will be available to discuss career opportunities and promote diversity employment within the FBI.

The FBI is looking for qualified candidates for the position of special agent. The DAR event will discuss the rewards of pursuing an exciting career as an FBI special agent and the role a diverse workforce plays in the continued success of the FBI.

Eric B. Smith, special agent in charge of the FBI’s Cleveland Division said, “Our nation faces increasingly more complex threats worldwide on a daily basis. To continue to address new and emerging threats, the FBI is seeking additional qualified candidates as special agents. We are striving to enhance our multi-cultural and female special agent population, specifically looking for eligible candidates possessing backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, math, and law, among other areas. This DAR event will provide information about an exciting career opportunity with the FBI.”

The FBI recruitment event seeks highly qualified applicants who are U.S. citizens, between 23 to 36 years of age that possess a bachelor’s degree (at a minimum) from an accredited institution.

The DAR recruiting information session is free and by invitation. Interested candidates should visit our website at www.fbi.gov/cleveland.

The FBI investigates over 300 violations of federal law. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Some of the preferred skill areas include:

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)
  • Foreign Languages (Spanish, Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, Chinese, Korean, etc.)
  • Law
  • Certified Public Accountants
  • Attorneys
  • Detectives
  • Military (specifically Special Forces, Explosives, WMD and Intelligence Experts)
  • Scientists
  • Pilots (helicopter, fixed wing)

Additional information regarding the qualifications as a special agent, as well as other FBI career opportunities can be found at www.fbijobs.gov.

Any questions regarding this news release can be directed to SA Vicki D Anderson at the Cleveland Office of the FBI, 216-522-1400 or VdAnderson@fbi.gov.