Job Overview


Why is it Great to Work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons?

Do your career justice and consider a career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). In addition to being regarded as a family and career-oriented agency, the BOP offers a broad range of exciting career opportunities in a work environment that promotes integrity, diversity, and professional development. With over 38,000 highly motivated individuals, the Federal Bureau of Prisons is one of the most unique agencies in the United States Department of Justice where each employee's day-to-day performance makes a difference.

Will the Federal Bureau of Prisons Pay for me to Move?

Reimbursement IS NOT authorized for travel and transportation for this position.


The incumbent serves as a Public Affairs Specialist for the Federal Bureau of Prisons, reporting to the Bureau’s Chief of Public Affairs, and working closely with the Office of the Director, and all Bureau Divisions and facilities to ensure a smooth flow of accurate and timely information to and from: the Director’s Office; between the various components of the Bureau of Prisons; and with outside agencies, the media, and the public. Incumbent assists in developing and carrying out a wide range for activities in support of highly complex and controversial policies, programs and topics. These duties require immediate, daily contact with appropriate management staff to ensure that the Bureau’s position on any matter is disseminated in a accurate manner.