Careers



Security is TSA's highest priority. Nearly 2 million passengers are screened everyday by TSA's highly trained workforce that works to ensure the safety of the traveling public. The work is challenging and a wide range of career opportunities exist throughout the agency. From law enforcement to technology to security operations and management, TSA continues to look for dedicated people with the skills and desire to protect transportation security.

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About Us



TSA was created to strengthen the security of the nation's transportation systems and ensure the freedom of movement for people and commerce. TSA uses a risk-based strategy and works closely with transportation, law enforcement and intelligence communities to set the standard for excellence in transportation security.

Mission

Protect the Nation's transportation systems to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce.

Vision

Provide the most effective transportation security in the most efficient way as a high performing counterterrorism organization.

Core Values

Integrity. Innovation. Team spirit.

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Benefits



In addition to rewarding work, you will be eligible for numerous benefits during your career with TSA.
  • A wide choice of health insurance programs
  • Personal leave days for vacation, illness, and family care
  • Ten paid holidays per year
  • Paid training
  • Fully portable Thrift Savings Plan (similar to a 401(k))
  • Non-taxable Flexible Spending Accounts for out-of-pocket medical or dependant expenses
  • Transportation subsidies
  • Defined benefit retirement plan
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Employee recognition program
  • Life and long-term care insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Uniform allowance
  • Telework


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Career Areas



We have more than 450 work locations nation-wide and multiple career paths and federal benefits.

TSA is comprised of nearly 50,000 security officers, inspectors, air marshals and managers who protect the nation's transportation systems by screening for explosives at checkpoints in airports, inspecting rail cars, patrolling subways with law enforcement partners, and working to make all modes of transportation safe. Visit www.usajobs.gov for current job availabilities.

A career at TSA offers more than just rewarding work. TSA provides opportunities like career coaching, development and training as well as federal employee benefits.

A Day in the Life

Our work is more than simply screening travelers. A wide range of challenging opportunities exists throughout our agency - just waiting for you to apply.

From law enforcement to technology and from security operations to management, we are looking for dedicated people with the skills and desire to join us.

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