FIRST® is the world’s leading youth-serving nonprofit advancing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). For over 30 years, FIRST has evolved into a global movement by engaging millions of people with a proven game-changer for preparing kids to solve the world’s greatest problems.

Join our team and help create the leaders of tomorrow and those who will change the world today.


FIRST Core Values

FIRST Core Values


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If you are known for being a tech savvy individual with strengths in communication, strong conflict resolution skills and approaches new opportunities and challenging tasks with a project manager attitude, read on to learn more about this opportunity. Apply today!
We are seeking a Software Engineer that is involved with the development, testing, and maintenance of the software used at FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) events.Apply today!
FIRST® looks toward attracting its next President to carry the vision of FIRST® into the next decade, whereby creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders. Apply today!
Our employees have a passion for STEM education and youth development and are committed to helping the young people of today become the scientists and engineers of tomorrow. Learn more!
VISTA members support and assist in the recruitment of teams, mentors, coaches and volunteers with an emphasis on securing and sustaining support to the low income/underserved. Learn more!
FIRST Senior Mentors are a group of highly skilled and talented, technical and non-technical individuals serving in various locations across the United States and Canada. Their main focus is on recruiting, supporting, and expanding FIRST programs at the local level. Learn more!

FIRST Employee Benefits

FIRST Employee Benefits




"Every day is a new challenge and experience at FIRST. There are so many things that I never would’ve been able to do working anywhere else. These challenges allow me to grow in my profession and as a person."

- Andrea Mikus, Director of Events
Andrea Mikus, Director of Events


"Our mission is powerful and works, everyone here is dedicated to working towards that mission, and our leadership is incredibly supportive of employees and empowers us to find new ways that we can increase our impact."

- Collin Fultz, Stewardship Manager
Collin Fultz, Stewardship Manager


"I've worked at FIRST for the past nine years and I absolutely love it! FIRST truly cares about their employees, and if an employee wants to be challenged, there are many opportunities for growth and professional development."

- Haley Dunn, Public Relations and Social Media Specialist
Haley Dunn, Public Relations and Social Media Specialist