FBI Louisville Recruitment

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

Summer Special Agent Recruiting Event 
Date: July 27, 2022 
Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 
Event Type: Virtual, In-Person (limited)

Special Agents bring diverse backgrounds and a wealth of skills to the FBI mission, including the mental acuity, physical stamina, and moral compass required to protect the nation. This is a career where leadership and initiative are essential. 

Join us on July 27 for our Summer Special Agent Recruiting Event to learn more about the Special Agent career path. Speak with Special Agents working a variety of crime investigations, members of specialty teams, and more. 

Due to COVID restrictions, a small number of individuals will be invited to attend in person. However, other qualified candidates will be able to attend virtually. 

To attend, please visit our application website. If you have any questions, reach out to

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.