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Recruiting Toolbox

Office of Special Investigations (OSI) Special Agents are a mix of active duty officer and enlisted personnel, civilians, and reservists who share a common desire to serve their country as a member of the Department of the Air Force’s premier investigative agency. To defend our country and safeguard its interests, OSI agents travel the world to protect the people and resources of the Department of the Air Force.

Being an OSI Special Agent is one of the most challenging and fulfilling careers in National Security. OSI Special Agents receive elite training and operate world-wide throughout the full spectrum of federal law enforcement and counterintelligence mission sets.

The OSI team is comprised of a diverse mix of professionals from IT to Human Resources from all backgrounds and experiences.  Explore the civilian options by selecting "Job Listing" under the careers tab and on USAjobs using the key word "Air Force Office of Special Investigations."

Recruiting Materials

OSI Recruiting Handout  - Learn about our mission and priorities.

Contact Us - Business Card  - Easy contact card for sharing.

Mission Video Learn about the many missions of the OSI and how our team protects the Department of the Air Force and our Nation.

Careers Podcast - In this episode Recruiting Team members, Mr. Steve Carmical, Special Agent Jennifer Holland and Special Agent Ryan Hanna discuss current recruiting initiatives for prospective enlisted, officer and civilian special agents.

Recruiting Q&A - OSI Special Agents share their path to becoming an agent and what attracted them to the Office of Special Investigations.

Training - Tag along with the Office of Special Investigations team as they complete weapons and vehicle training.

OSI Civilian Hiring Process - Read in-depth about the process for becoming a civilian Special Agent with OSI.

OSI Enlisted Selection System - Read in-depth about the process for becoming an enlisted Special Agent with OSI.

What it Takes to Be An OSI Agent - Enlisted Edition - Short video for briefings/presentations.

Strictly Facts: An OSI Story - Short video for briefings /presentations describing a day in the life of an OSI special agent.

Virtual Recruiting Event: Women in OSI - 1-hour panel discussion with a diverse group of OSI agents to discuss their experiences working for OSI.  Q&A with specific recruiting questions towards the end.

OSI Careers v1 - Recruiting Handout

Recruiting Poster v1

Recruiting Poster v2


OSI's Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion
OSI is committed to attracting, recruiting, developing and retaining a highly-effective and diverse workforce, ensuring a culture of inclusion that transforms diversity into strategic advantages in national security. We recognize the critical role that deliberate and intentional diversity, equity and inclusion management plays in achieving a high-performing organization and commit to being a leader in supporting and valuing all facets of diversity in our workforce.