U.S. Department of State
The U.S. Department of State leads America’s foreign policy through diplomacy, advocacy, and assistance by advancing the interests of Americans.
Working at U.S. Department of State
U.S. Department of State employees make a difference every day as they contribute their knowledge and skills to our global society and represent America to the world. They work on the business of diplomacy and high-priority issues—human rights, environment, energy, food security, public health, and technology—all while experiencing a unique public service career.
To be effective in its global efforts, the U.S. Department of State recruits, retains, and empowers a workforce that truly reflects America. Diversity and inclusion makes them stronger, smarter, and more creative, and gives them a significant competitive advantage on the world stage. The U.S. Department of State invites you to share your different perspectives, life experiences, and innovative thinking and collaborate with colleagues who work to support and advance U.S. interests worldwide.