Recruitment

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Contact Us

Assistant Director in Charge
Kristi Koons Johnson

11000 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024

Applicant Recruiters
Special Agent Evette Rivera

Special Agent Allison Powojski

LosAngelesApplicants@fbi.gov

fbijobs.gov

@FBILosAngeles



Upcoming Events 

November 2021 

Virtual Lunch with an Agent
Date: November 3, 2021
Time: 1:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by November 1 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Interested in learning more about the FBI and the ways you can contribute? We look forward to answering your questions!

Special Agent Career Path Virtual Information Session
Date: November 15, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by November 12 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

We're looking for special agents from a variety of fields like legal, finance, and STEM to help us keep the world safe. Join us to learn more about preparing for the physical fitness test, resources available to prepare for testing, and more. 

December 2021 

Special Agent Career Path Virtual Information Session
Date: December 16, 2021
Time: 4:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by December 14 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

The FBI needs special agents who come from a broad range of backgrounds and career fields and who bring unique skill sets that complement our mission-critical work. Our special agents enforce more than 300 federal statutes, conduct criminal and national security investigations, protect the American people, and uphold the U.S. Constitution. Join us to learn more about the application and vetting process. 

January 2022 

Special Agent Career Path Virtual Information Session
Date: January 20, 2022
Time: 5:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by January 14 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

The FBI needs special agents who come from a broad range of backgrounds and career fields and who bring unique skill sets that complement our mission-critical work. Our special agents enforce more than 300 federal statutes, conduct criminal and national security investigations, protect the American people, and uphold the U.S. Constitution. Join us to learn more about the application and vetting process. 


Ask an Agent Events 

Date: December 2, 2021
Time: 1:00 p.m. PST

The FBI hires applicants from all educational disciplines and professional industries into careers in STEM, finance, IT, administrative and the special agent role. Join us to learn more about the application process, preparing a comprehensive federal resume, and navigating the FBIJOBS hiring portal. 

RSVP required by Nov 30 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.


FBI Special Agent Careers

Whether you are just starting out or looking for new ways to serve your community, the FBI has a job for you. Check out what we have to offer—and, in return, we will show you how you can change this world for the better with a future grounded in the core values of respect, leadership, and compassion.

Applying to be a Special Agent 

FBI special agents are required to adhere to strict standards of conduct and exemplify the FBI’s Core Competencies, including:

  • Collaboration

  • Communication

  • Flexibility/Adaptability

  • Initiative

  • Leadership

  • Organizing and Planning

  • Problem Solving/Judgment

The open-ended questions are designed to understand your background and fit with these competencies. As such, you are strongly encouraged to provide as much information as possible and use the Situation, Action, Result format to describe the situation, the actions you took, and the resulting outcomes. Watch the above video for more tips on how to help you through this portion of the application process.

FBI Physical Fitness Test App

The FBI Physical Fitness Test app is an informative and interactive way to train like an agent. Whether you're an aspiring agent hoping to see if you have what it takes or a fitness enthusiast curious about agent training, this mobile application will help you learn the benchmarks of the official FBI Physical Fitness Test (PFT).

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FBI Career Paths 

Cyber agent investigating a cyber intrusion in 2013.

At the FBI, we do complex work to achieve a simple mission: protect the American people and uphold the U.S. Constitution. Today, that translates to multiple careers for people with diverse backgrounds who all work to keep their communities and the nation safe. Explore all the ways you can find a career like no other with the FBI.

Student Station 

As the nation’s top law enforcement and intelligence organization, the FBI offers valuable work experience for students at every education level. With a variety of programs, internships, and entry-level career options, the FBI seeks the best and brightest students and recent graduates to bring their knowledge and skills to our diverse workforce. The FBI offers programs for students and recent graduates at every education level.