Recruitment

FBI Omaha Recruitment

Contact Us 

Randall C. Thysse was named special agent in charge of the Omaha Division in December 2015.

Special Agent in Charge 
Randall C. Thysse

4411 South 121st Court
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 493-8688 

Applicant Recruiter/Coordinator
Special Agent Michele Stevenson
OmahaApplicants@fbi.gov

FBIJobs.gov



The FBI: A Career Like No Other 

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.

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.

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.

Learn more about FBI eligibility requirements, including the drug policy, at fbijobs.gov/working-at-FBI/eligibility.

Resume templates for the special agent position can be found at fbijobs.gov/career-paths/special-agents (under Required Documents and Information).

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).

Upcoming Events 

University of Nebraska Lincoln
College of Business Administration
Employer in Residence
August 24, 2018
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Howard Hawks Hall
730 N. 14th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68588 
More information at https://events.unl.edu/cba/2018/08/24/

Drake University
College of Business and Public Administration Accounting & Finance Fair
September 14, 2018
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa, 50311
More information at http://www.drake.edu/career/events/

University of Northern Iowa
Job and Internship Fair
September 17, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
McLeod Center
2501 Hudson Road
Cedar Falls, IA 50614
More information at https://careerservices.uni.edu/events

University of Nebraska Omaha
College of Information Science and Technology
September 19, 2018
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Peter Kiewit Institute, PKI 172
1110 S 67th Street
Omaha, NE 68182
More information at https://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-information-science-and-technology/engagement/ist-career-fairs.php

University of Nebraska Omaha
Career and Internship Fair
September 20, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106
More information at https://www.unomaha.edu/student-life/achievement/academic-and-career-development-center/events/career-fair.php

University of Nebraska Lincoln
STEM Career Fair
September 25, 2018
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Pinnacle Bank Arena
Lincoln, NE
More information at https://careers.unl.edu/2018-fall-career-fairs

University of Nebraska Lincoln
Business and Liberal Arts Career Fair
September 26, 2018
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Pinnacle Bank Arena
Lincoln, NE
More information at https://careers.unl.edu/2018-fall-career-fairs

Iowa State University
People to People Career Fair
September 26, 2018
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Scheman Building
1805 Center Drive
Ames, IA 50011
More information at https://www.hs.iastate.edu/career-services/career-fairs/people-to-people-career-fair/

Offutt HRAM Career Fair
September 27, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Bellevue Lied Activity Center
2700 Arboretum Drive
Bellevue, NE
More information at https://www.hram.org/events/event-registration/careerfair2018/

University of Iowa
Fall Job and Internship Fair
September 27, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Iowa Memorial Union
Iowa, City, IA
More information at https://careers.uiowa.edu/fall-job-internship-fair

University of Iowa
College of Engineering Career Fair
October 2, 2018
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Iowa Memorial Union
Iowa City, IA
More information at https://www.engineering.uiowa.edu/current-students/engineering-professional-development/engineering-career-fairs

Creighton University
Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Career Fair
October 5, 2016
12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Harper Center Ballroom Creighton University Omaha, NE
More information at https://www.creighton.edu/careercenter/employers/careerfairs/

Diversity Agent Recruitment Program 

Through the Diversity Agent Recruitment (DAR) program, we want to collaborate with your organization to attract diverse, qualified applicants to the special agent role.

The FBI’s Diversity Agent Recruitment (DAR) Program began in 2016 with an event in Washington, D.C. that attracted several hundred potential special agents from diverse backgrounds. 

The Omaha Division is currently seeking diverse individuals with unique educational, professional, and life experiences to assist the FBI with our critical mission in protecting our country. Please visit fbijobs.gov to review our various career paths and eligibility requirements. Please continue to review this website or follow us on Twitter at @FBIOmaha for updates on future DAR events and information sessions.

Featured Jobs: FBI Special Agents and Intelligence Analysts 

FBI Career Paths 

Cyber agent investigating a cyber intrusion in 2013.

The FBI offers a variety of career paths for applicants to explore. Our diverse, specialized professional teams keep our communities and our nation safe.

Learn more about FBI eligibility requirements, including the drug policy, at fbijobs.gov/working-at-FBI/eligibility.

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.