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
Each day, our employees make a difference as they contribute to our global society and defend and advance our country’s interests and values. We work on the business of diplomacy and high-priority issues that affect our world—human rights, environment, energy, food security, public health, and technology—all while experiencing a unique career.
The U.S. Department of State believes that it takes the diversity of people from all cultures, ethnicities, religions, abilities, and socio-economic backgrounds to advance diplomacy. We employ adventurous, adaptable, well-rounded, and strategic problem-solvers from diverse educational, geographic, and cultural backgrounds and perspectives, who want to make a contribution to our global society. If you have the desire to live and work in any country in the world and have the ability to integrate into culturally diverse environments, we have an opportunity for you.