FBI Louisville Recruitment

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Contacting a recruiter: If you reside in Kentucky, please contact a Louisville recruiter regarding FBI career opportunities.

Female Agent Recruiting Event

  • Date: August 23, 2023 
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 
  • Event Type: In-Person
  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky

As part of the FBI’s pledge to the 30x30 initiative, which aims to bring more women into policing to improve public safety, community outcomes, and trust in law enforcement, FBI Louisville will host a Female Agent Recruiting Event on August 23, 2023. During the event, female special agents will discuss their path into the FBI and attendees will gain an understanding of the special agent application process, qualifications, and physical fitness standards.

To apply or inquire about this event, email us at

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.

Learn more about FBI eligibility requirements, including the drug policy.

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. 

More information:

Learn more about the Core Competencies portion of the application process.

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.