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 


March 2021 

Women in the FBI: Employee Panel Presentation & Information Session
Event type: Virtual
Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. PST
Space is limited. RSVP is required by March 19.

Hear directly from FBI personnel working in a myriad of career paths. Join us to learn more about pursuing a career like no other.

To RSVP, contact Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.


April 2021 

Virtual Special Agent Recruiting Night
Event type: Virtual
Date: Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. PST
To RSVP, visit apply.fbijobs.gov and select DAR Los Angeles 2021 Talent Network.

The FBI hires applicants from all educational disciplines and professional industries. Some of our special agents were previously employed in education, STEM, social work, and accounting prior to pursuing their career in law enforcement. 

Join us to hear directly from special agents working a myriad of investigative squads. Our physical fitness advisor and applicant coordinator will be providing important information about the physical fitness test and application process. There will also be an opportunity to network with special agents and professional staff personnel. 

For further inquiries, please reach out to Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.


Women in the FBI: Employee Panel Presentation & Information Session
Event type: Virtual
Date: Monday, April 26, 2021
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. PST
Space is limited. RSVP is required by April 21.

Hear directly from FBI personnel working in a myriad of career paths. Join us to learn more about pursuing a career like no other.

To RSVP, contact Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.


May 2021 

FBI Career Paths: Employee Panel Presentation & Information Session
Event type: Virtual
Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. PST
Space is limited. RSVP is required by May 5.

Join us to hear directly from employees working in STEM, finance, language, and administrative roles. 

To RSVP, contact Special Agent Evette Rivera at erivera6@fbi.gov.

Electronics Technician Trainee Program and Automotive Specialist Informational Event
Event Type: Virtual
Date: Monday, April 19, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. PST
RSVP is required by April 15 to erivera6@fbi.gov.

Join us to learn more about a career protecting our electronic physical security systems and maintaining our fleet to determine operational readiness.

Women in Federal Law Enforcement Panel and Information Session
Hosted by Department of Health and Human Services-Office of Inspector General and the Federal Bureau of Investigation 
Event Type: Virtual 
Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2021 
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. PST
RSVP required by May 20 to erivera6@fbi.gov.

Special Agent Wong (HHS-OIG) and Special Agent Rivera (FBI) will discuss their career in federal law enforcement, share important details about the application process, the core competencies required to pursue this career, and more.  


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.