"Protecting our Nation's vital assets and ensuring our freedom"

The Office of Secure Transportation (OST) provides safe and secure transportation of nuclear weapons and components and special nuclear materials, and conducts other missions supporting the national security of the United States of America.


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Federal Agent Brochure
This brochure provides a brief explanation of the Federal Agent, Nuclear Materials Courier Position.

20-Year Retirement Benefits For NNSA Federal Agents
This handbook serves only as a quick reference for benefits under the 20-Year “enhanced” retirement benefits for nuclear materials couriers.
This document explains the Human Reliability Program under which Federal Agents are certified.

Federal Agent

"We will no longer be providing e-mail updates. All future hiring updates for the Nuclear Courier position will be announced here on the Recruiting Website. If you have any questions after reading through the Federal Agent Brochure, please e-mail your questions to:



The Federal Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer