ENSURING NATIONAL SECURITY PLUS ENHANCING GLOBAL DIPLOMACY
As a Diplomatic Courier in the Bureau of Diplomatic Security with the U.S. Department of State, you will travel throughout the far reaches of the world to ensure the safe and secure transfer of diplomatic pouches containing classified and sensitive materials
This career is about more than protecting the transfer of materials — it is also a way to contribute to changing the world. Working with U.S. diplomats and foreign nationals in host countries can transform your desire to innovate into a force for global change.
While serving overseas as a Diplomatic Courier, it is not unusual for pouch shipments to contain thousands of pounds of equipment and construction materials bound for sensitive posts. With travel and independence highlighting their careers, Diplomatic Couriers accept the challenges as well as the benefits of serving under all kinds of conditions.
In return for your service, you will have access to continued training and career development programs; health and medical coverage; federal retirement benefits; and generous paid leave. When serving overseas, the Department will provide paid housing or an appropriate housing allowance, and paid education for dependent children K through 12.
Become a Diplomatic Courier with the U.S. Department of State and multiply your possibilities for the future.
Visit careers.state.gov/DS to learn more and apply.