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Working at BEP

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The BEP has six directorates in two facilities that contribute to its overall mission:  “To develop and produce United States currency notes, trusted worldwide.”  The main responsibilities of each directorate, as well as some of its key positions, are listed below.

Director’s Directorate

Responsible for supporting the Director and the Senior Executive Team, and BEP’s mission and its strategic goals.  This directorate includes the Office of Chief Counsel and the Office of External Relations.

Key positions include:

  • Attorney
  • Public Affairs Specialist


Chief Information Officer Directorate

Responsible for overseeing BEP’s technological infrastructure.  This directorate is responsible for the management of our information assets and technology projects, information security, system development and maintenance, and product assurance.

Key positions include:

  • IT Specialist
  • IT Project Manager
  • Program Analyst


Manufacturing Directorate

Responsible for manufacturing U.S. paper currency and other security documents.

Key positions include:

  • Offset Printer
  • Plate Printer
  • Platemaker
  • Engraver
  • Electro-machinist


Product Design and Development Directorate

Responsible for the banknote development process for each denomination of U.S. currency.

Key positions include:

  • Designer
  • Technology Analyst
  • Physicist


Quality Directorate

Responsible for BEP’s Quality Objectives which include providing excellent service and quality products to our customers, ensuring products meet customer quality requirements, and continuously improving manufacturing operations and prevention capabilities.

Key positions include:

  • General Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Chemist


Management Directorate

Responsible for security, human resources, facilities support, and environment, health and safety.

Key positions include:

  • Police Officer
  • Security Specialist
  • Emergency Management Specialist
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Human Capital Analyst
  • Employee and Labor Relations Specialist
  • Safety and Occupational Health Manager
  • Plumber


Chief Financial Officer Directorate

Responsible for the development of BEP’s budget while overseeing the procurement of goods and services.

Key positions include:

  • Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Contract Specialist
  • Internal Auditor
  • Mutilated Currency Examiner