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Career Fields

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Move the World in a Variety of Ways

We provide the safest, most efficient airspace system in the world. We need exceptional men and women to contribute.

Whether you're interested in air traffic control, engineering, safety and security, acquisition, contracts or IT, an opportunity awaits you at FAA.

Our dedicated employees work with next-generation technology in a variety of position areas in locations throughout the United States. Because the impact of the work that we do affects an entire nation — and reaches around the world — it takes the combined efforts of our aviation, technical, business, and safety and maintenance professionals to keep civil aviation moving as it should.

Working Here

Working at FAA offers a unique opportunity to experience a career where your impact not only reaches throughout the aviation industry, but around the world.

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How We Do It

Ensuring the safety and efficiency of air travel requires a workforce skilled in developing and operating the most advanced next-generation technology available.

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FAA's mission of safe and efficient flight is one that affects all Americans. It is crucial that we grow and maintain a workforce featuring a variety of perspectives.

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