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Job Vacancies

Welcome to the Federal Railroad Administration’s (FRA) employment page!

See available FRA positions on the USAJobs site.

How to Apply:  Follow the directions in the vacancy announcement.  Most positions will require you to apply on-line through USAJOBS, but some positions will require you to send your application to the address listed in the vacancy announcement. 

Additional information on how to apply to Federal positions is located here.

Applying through USAJOBS will require you to create an account.  You can find guidance and tutorials on creating a USAJOBS account at the USAJOBS Resource Center

Remember:  Your resume must support your responses to the vacancy questions and provide detailed examples of work and/or volunteer experience to ensure you receive full consideration. 

FRA (RRSI) Voluntary Reassignment Opportunities

Applications will be accepted from FRA status candidates and candidates eligible for special appointing authorities. DOT candidates eligible for consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Program may also apply. 

Ann. Number Office Title Closing  Date Location
FRA-24-59DP RRS 11.5 Railroad Safety Inspector (OP/Bilingual) 05/23/2024 (D5)New Mexico-Valencia County, Bernalillo County, Dona Ana County, Sierra County, Socorro County, Torrance County, Lincoln County, Otero County. Texas-El Paso County (The incumbent of this position must be able to speak, read, and write fluently in Spanish)
FRA-24-60DP RRS 11.2 Railroad Safety Inspector (OP) 5/24/2024 (D2)Pennsylvania-York County, Dauphin County, Perry County, Cumberland County, Lebanon County
FRA-24-61DP RRS 11.2 Railroad Safety Inspector (OP) 5/24/2024 (D2)Pennsylvania-Allegheny County, Bever County
FRA-24-62DP RRS 11.3 Railroad Safety Inspector (OP) 5/28/2024

(D3)- Tennessee-Tipton County, Shelby County, Fayette County, Hardeman County, McNairy County, Madison County, Haywood County, Chester County. Mississippi- DeSoto County

         
         
         

FRA Detail / Temporary Promotion Opportunities

Office Opportunity Closing Date
RAD-50 Management Analyst (DETAIL 120 days) Open Until Filled

FRA (RRS) Internal Vacancies

Ann. Number Office Title Closing Date Location
FRA.S-2024-0012 RRS - 1 Supervisory Transportation Specialist (Accident Investigations) 05/22/2024 Remote (Location Negotiable)
         

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