Website Federal Bureau of Investigation
Whether the day’s work entails conducting surveillance, identifying leads, interviewing suspects or advising on national security, our work is far more than a typical 9 to 5. Because our Special Agents bring varied backgrounds and knowledge to their role — from educators, athletes and IT specialists to lawyers, linguists and counselors — collectively, they bring their skill sets and unique talents to focus on cybercrime, counterintelligence, counterterrorism and beyond.
Pass a medical exam, which includes, but is not limited to, meeting visual and hearing standards.
Upon graduation from the FBI Academy, be available to transfer to one of the FBI’s 56 Field Offices, including San Juan, Puerto Rico or remote resident agencies (satellite offices) to meet the needs of the FBI. Special Agents rarely return to their processing office. Applicants should ensure that their families are prepared for and support this move.
Work a minimum of a 50-hour workweek, which may include irregular hours, and be on-call 24/7, including holidays and weekends.
Pass all physical fitness requirements; must be physically fit to complete training at the FBI Academy at Quantico, VA, and maintain a high level of fitness throughout your career.
Be willing and able to participate in arrests, execute search warrants, raids and similar assignments.
Throughout your career, be available for temporary duty assignments anywhere in the world, on either a temporary or a long-term basis.
Undergo a rigorous background investigation, credit checks and a polygraph in order to obtain a Top Secret Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Clearance.
Successfully complete approximately 19 weeks of employment as a Special Agent trainee, while housed at the FBI Academy at Quantico.
- Be at least 18 years old.
- Be able to obtain a Top Secret Clearance.
- Have lived in the United States for three of the last five years, unless employed outside of the country by the federal government.
- Be a U.S. citizen. If you have dual citizenship, you are not required to renounce your native citizenship, but be willing to renounce if asked.
- Be available to work onsite at least 20 hours a week and perform work as mutually agreed upon with the local FBI office.
- Be prepared to undergo a language proficiency test battery, polygraph and comprehensive background investigation.
- Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree or higher from a U.S.-accredited college or university.
Company: Federal Bureau of Investigation
Vacancy Type: Internship
Job Location: San Diego, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A