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 


September 2021 

Beginning a Career with the FBI: Collegiate Hiring Initiative & Honors Internship Program Virtual Information Session 
Date: September 1, 2021
Time: 3:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by August 19 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Are you a recent graduate seeking full-time employment or a current student seeking an internship opportunity? Join us to learn more about the application process, the federal resume, and how to prepare to apply during our recruitment season expected to begin in late August 2021.

CIA and FBI Joint Virtual Information Session
Date: September 9, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. PST
RSVP required by September 9 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Join CIA Recruiter Steve and FBI SA Rivera to learn more about career opportunities at the CIA and the FBI.

Beginning a Career with the FBI: Collegiate Hiring Initiative & Honors Internship Program Virtual Information Session 
Date: September 10, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by September 8 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Are you a recent graduate seeking full-time employment or a current student seeking an internship opportunity? Join us to learn more about the application process, the federal resume, and how to prepare to apply during our recruitment season expected to begin in late August 2021.

Beginning a Career with the FBI: Collegiate Hiring Initiative and Honors Internship Program Virtual Information Session
Event Type: Virtual
Date: September 15, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by September 13 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Are you a recent graduate seeking full-time employment or a current student seeking an internship opportunity? Join us to learn more about the application process, the federal resume, and how to prepare to apply during our recruitment season, which started in late August 2021.

Virtual Lunch with an Agent
Date: September 27, 2021
Time: 1:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by September 23 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!


October 2021 

Women in Federal Law Enforcement Virtual Information Session 
Hosted by Special Agents Wong (HHS-OIG) and Rivera (FBI)
Event Type: Virtual 
Date: October 5, 2021
Time: 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. PST
RSVP required by October 1 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Join Special Agents Wong and Rivera to learn more about a career in federal law enforcement, Internship opportunities, the federal resume, and more.

Honors Internship Program Virtual Information Session 
Date: October 6, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. PST
RSVP required by October 1 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Are you a current student seeking an internship opportunity? Join us to learn more about the application process, the federal resume, and how to prepare to apply during our recruitment season which started in September.

Special Agent Panel and Information Session
Date: October 19, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. PST
RSVP required by October 15 to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

The FBI is seeking candidates from all educational disciplines and professional backgrounds to pursue a federal law enforcement career. Join me to learn more about the Physical Fitness Test, the federal resume, the core competencies required and more. 

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!


Ask an Agent Events 

At our Ask an Agent events, special agent candidates have insight on everything from eligibility requirements to the quality of life that the FBI provides. To learn more about life in the FBI at the next Ask an Agent event, continue to check the Los Angeles Recruitment page and follow @FBILos Angeles on Twitter.


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 

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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.