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We help make America’s roads safer for everyone… saving lives, reducing injuries, and avoiding costs and disruption by preventing crashes involving large trucks and buses. Join us and do something that is great for our country and great for your career with a supportive workplace which includes the training, advancement opportunity, and robust benefits that U.S. federal government careers offer. 

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FMCSA: Many Roads to Safety = Many Career Paths

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) collaborates with national and state safety organizations, the commercial motor vehicle industry, research organizations, and more to innovate safety improvements through research, education, technology, and compliance. 

With many roles for transportation and safety experts, FMCSA also taps the talents of data scientists, legal and legislative specialists, analysts, training professionals, and outreach/communications experts. We have opportunities at every experience level, including entry-level, for professionals with strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to analyze information, and a desire to support public safety. 

Upcoming Events to Connect with FMCSA on the Road

  • May 2, 2024 - Baltimore Port Alliance Hiring & Career Expo  (Baltimore, MD)
  • May 8, 2024 - University of La Verne Career & Internship Fair (California)
  • May 8-10, 2024 - WTS Annual Conference (Louisiana)
Where the Jobs Are

Where the Jobs Are

FMCSA has operations and opportunities across the U.S. Explore openings by location. View Positions.

Careers in Demand

Careers in Demand

Explore entry-level, mid-career, management, and executive opportunities. See Job Descriptions.



FMCSA offers the many benefits of Federal employment and more! Learn why FMCSA is an employer of choice.

Student being hired with handshakeFor Students and Recent Graduates

Jump-start your career with an exciting position at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). With training and mentorship, you’ll be on your way to a dynamic career.

In addition to our regular full-time entry-level positions, FMCSA participates in two Pathways programs designed to let young professionals explore federal careers.

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