If you would like to pursue a career with the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), please visit USAJOBS to view current U.S. Marshals Service vacancies and apply for a position.
Applications for Deputy U.S. Marshal Positions are ONLY accepted through the USAJOBS site during posted announcement open periods. We encourage all interested applicants to create or update their existing USAJOBS accounts.
If you are exclusively interested in the Deputy U.S. Marshals (DUSM) position (series 0082), you can sign up for the email notification settings offered by USAJOBS to alert you when this position becomes available.
One Team. One Mission
It's not easy to become a Deputy U.S. Marshal – because it's not easy to be a Deputy U.S. Marshal. Every day, we face challenges that would make the average person quit.
We like it that way.
We don't back down from adversity and we don't fold under pressure. When others count us out, we count on each other.
Whether we're protecting federal witnesses, managing billion-dollar assets, or chasing the world’s most dangerous criminals, we're committed to carrying out our mission.
Who can wear the badge?
The U. S. Marshals Service is seeking highly qualified men and women from diverse backgrounds for an exciting and challenging career as a Deputy U.S. Marshal. Currently the U. S. Marshals Service is utilizing its Excepted Service hiring authority to recruit for the Deputy U.S. Marshal position.
This recruitment campaign is ongoing, with drives happening in various parts of the country at different times during the 2020 and 2021 calendar years. Interested applicants must attend an information session to begin the recruitment process. The information session is a realistic job preview that will assist the applicant with valuable information about the U. S. Marshals Service and next steps in the hiring process.
The U.S. Marshal Service utilizes both Competitive and Excepted Service Hiring authorities in the employment process. If you would like to pursue a career with the U.S. Marshals Service, visit USAJOBS to view current, competitive U.S. Marshals Service vacancies. You can also contact your local District Recruiting Officer to learn more about Deputy Hiring Opportunities and our Excepted Service authority.
All applicants must complete a structured interview and other assessments to advance in the hiring process. All Deputy U.S. Marshal positions are posted through the USAJOBS website. Applications for Deputy U.S. Marshal positions are ONLY accepted through the USAJOBS site during posted announcement open periods. We encourage all interested applicants to create or update their existing USAJOBS accounts.
Do you have what it takes?
The position of Deputy U. S. Marshal demands the highest standards of excellence, dedication, and integrity. Find the local U. S. Marshals Service District Recruiting Officer (DRO) in your area and let them know your interest. Join us at an Information Session event to learn more about the critical roles played by the men and women in the U.S. Marshals Service and just what it takes to become a Deputy U.S. Marshal.