The Department of Homeland Security has a vital mission to secure the nation from the many threats we face. This requires the dedication of more than 230,000 employees in jobs that range from aviation and border security to emergency response, from cybersecurity analysis to chemical facility inspections. Our primary goal is clear - keeping America safe.
Current job opportunities include:
- Law Enforcement
- Business Operations/Mission Support
- Human Resources
- Public Affairs
- Travel Security
- Prevention and Response
- Information Technology
- Emergency Management
- And many more
Upcoming Recruitment Opportunities
Please attend one of the following events to meet with Department recruiters, hiring managers, and human resources specialists to discuss our mission and current job opportunities.
October 11, 2019
|Congressman Bennie G. Thompson College & Career Fair|
|College Students, Graduates, and Professionals|
October 15 - 16, 2019
|Association of the United States Army, Warriors to the Workforce in Washington, DC|
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
November 7, 2019
Fort Belvoir Community Center
November 22, 2019
|Career Expo for People with Disabilities|
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
|Individuals with Disabilities to include College Students, Graduates, and Professionals|
December 4, 2019
|DHS Day at Joint Base Myer/Henderson Hall|
Henderson Hall Community Center Building 405
As part of our recruiting efforts, DHS is hosting a series of webinars prior to each upcoming in-person recruitment event. Each webinar provides attendees with information on the DHS mission, tips on writing a federal resume, and an overview of current available job opportunities.
Please select the webinar you are interested in and register with the link provided. All sessions are scheduled in Eastern Daylight Time (EST).
|Date and Time||Target Audience||Registration and Deadline|
Thursday, October 3
|College Students, Graduates and Professionals|
Register for the 10/3/2019 Webinar by October 2
Monday, October 7
Register for the 10/7/2019 Webinar by October 6
Monday, November 4
|Veterans||Register for the 11/4/2019 Webinar by November 3|
Thursday, November 14
|Individuals with Disabilities to include College Students, Graduates and Professionals||Register for the 11/14/2019 Webinar by November 13|
Monday, December 2
|Veterans||Register for the 12/2/2019 Webinar by December 1|
Note: Each webinar is limited to the first 1,000 participants. Once capacity is reached, the webinar will be closed.
Reasonable Accommodations: Captioning services have been arranged for all webinar sessions. We will provide the link upon registration.
All candidates are strongly encouraged to apply to our open job opportunity announcements on USAJOBS.
For more information about careers at DHS, please visit:
- Homeland Security Careers
- Student Opportunities
- Recent Graduate Opportunities
- The Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer
DHS is fully committed to inclusive diversity as it emphasizes the importance of building inclusive workplaces and is comprised of a set of behaviors that promote collaboration, creativity and innovation, high performance, fairness and respect, and an environment where employees believe they belong. An inclusive and diverse workforce enables DHS to be more responsive to the public it serves and better equipped in fulfilling its missions, including preventing terrorism, securing and managing our borders, enforcing and administering our immigration laws, safeguarding and securing cyberspace and ensuring resilience to disasters.