EFFECTIVE March 23, 2020: All Foreign Service (FS) Oral Assessments have been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). The safety and security of the American people, our workforce, and prospective candidates is a top priority for the U.S. Department of State. Click here for details.
Recruitment Incentives for Highly Skilled Medical Professionals
The U.S. Department of State provides a 10% recruitment and retention bonus for all Medical Specialist positions. The recruitment bonus is given at the time of hire and after one year of service all Medical Specialists are eligible for the annual 10% retention incentive.
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Foreign Service Medical Providers (MP NP/PA)
We are now accepting applications for Foreign Service Medical Providers (MP NP/PA). Serve your country – safeguard and promote the health and well-being of America’s diplomatic community. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2020.
Foreign Service Security Engineering Officer: Now Accepting Applications
We are now accepting applications for Foreign Service Security Engineering Officers (SEOs). SEOs provide technical security support and engineering expertise to protect U.S. Foreign Service posts. Responsibilities range from security system design, development and analysis to installation and testing. The deadline to submit applications is May 26, 2020.
Security Technical Specialists: Now Accepting Applications
Security Technical Specialists provide support and assist in worldwide technical security programs which provide protection for U.S. Department of State facilities and personnel from technical espionage, acts of terrorism, and crime. Their work is incredibly varied – managing projects and people, supporting dignitary travel, exploring the use of new technology, and installing, maintaining, and repairing a vast array of complex technical security equipment.
Foreign Service Facility Managers – Now Accepting Applications
Facility Managers (FMs) oversee large holdings of United States government-owned and leased properties and ensure they are maintained within accepted U.S. standards in a safe and operable condition. The FM is a member of the government’s management team who provides a wide range of building-related services, managing physical resources and asset management in a specific country. The application deadline is April 30, 2020.
Speak One of These Foreign Languages? Become a Consular Fellow.
Spanish. Mandarin. Arabic. Portuguese. Use your proficiency in any of these languages to serve your country and develop valuable skills and experience in international relations. Just complete the online application through http://www.PearsonVUE.com/cfpt and sign up for the Consular Fellows Program Test (CFPT).