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TSA to host recruitment and hiring event for full and part-time TSA officer jobs in St. Louis

Local Press Release
Thursday, April 11, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a hiring event this Saturday to recruit TSA officers to work at St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL). 

Interested media: Interviews with our Federal Security Director can be scheduled between 9 and 10 a.m on Saturday, April 13, at the event.

The event will be held this Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Marriott St. Louis West Hotel, 660 Maryville Centre Drive, St. Louis, MO 63141. Starting pay for TSA officers at STL is $15.78 per hour, with opportunities for pay increases after six months.

Interested individuals are invited to begin the application and hiring process by coming to the event. In order to be considered for employment, applicants are required to have two valid forms of state or federal identification. Examples of acceptable forms of identification are a driver’s license, military ID card and passport.

tion must be legible, unexpired and issued with your full legal name.

During the information session, TSA officials will discuss the duties of a TSA officer and the hiring process. Applicants will be briefed on the benefits of working for the federal government including paid training, annual and sick leave, health care plans for full- and part-time employees and a generous retirement plan.

After the information sessions, those who are interested in pursuing part-time and/or full-time employment with TSA may complete an application, take a computer-based aptitude test, complete a structured interview and will potentially leave with a medical kit for drug screening and a medical exam, which will be scheduled at a later date.

Applicants can apply for the positions at the recruitment event, but can also begin the application process online. Interested individuals may also call (877) 872-7990 with any questions.

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