Careers at FEMA

FEMA employees are driven by our core values of compassion, fairness, integrity, and respect. FEMA is a team of federal leaders who support people and communities by providing experience, perspective, and resources in emergency management. Each employee finds strength and value from their role at FEMA, whether they are helping others in the office or in the field. Whether you’re following a hiring path, or applying as a civilian or federal employee, there are three types of positions we hire into: Permanent Full TimeReservist (On-Call)Cadre of On-Call Response/Recovery (CORE).

To find out more about opportunities at FEMA, view current FEMA job openings or search through current FEMA positions on When you’ve found a position, follow our step-by-step instructions for how to apply on Please note: Reservistsstudent and recent graduate programs and FEMA Corps have different application processes. Please visit their pages, or the specific job announcement, to learn more.