When disaster strikes, America looks to FEMA — now FEMA looks to you.
Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need.
We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and embrace complex challenges with our well-skilled, knowledgeable, high-performance workforce.
Discover Your Future at FEMA
For a limited time, FEMA is offering signing bonuses anywhere from $500 to $2,500 for reservist positions.
Learn About Career Paths
Permanent Full Time
Hired through a competitive process.
Cadre of On-Call Response/Recovery (CORE)
Hired to work for a specific, limited period.
FEMA hosts informational webinars about our mission, FEMA career opportunities, special hiring authorities, effective resume writing and more.
View Upcoming Recruitment Events
What to Expect During the Hiring Process
Positions are available across the General Schedule with additional locality pay adjustments based on location.
Get the inside scoop on resume writing for a federal job. A federal resume is your application to a position and requires more detail than private-sector resumes.
Use the template to help prepare your resume.
Career Path Tool (CPT) lets current and prospective FEMA employees explore the many different careers that are available at FEMA.
A career with the U.S. government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding.