Department: Department Of Homeland Security
Agency: Citizenship and Immigration Services
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Saint Albans, VT United StatesView Map
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: Securing America's Promise The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services mission is to ensure the delivery of the right immigration benefits to the right person at the right time, and no benefit to the wrong person. This position supports this mission by detecting and combating immigration benefit fraud, and identifying applicants and petitioners who pose a risk to national security and public safety. Visit us at http://www.uscis.gov/.
Every day, our Immigration Officers (FDNS) provide guidance to field Immigration Officers in Fraud Detection Units, conduct research for the purpose of enhancing current policies and procedures, and identify, articulate, and pursue suspected immigration benefit fraud.
This position of IMMIGRATION OFFICER (FDNS) starts at a salary of $57,408.00(GS-11 step 1), with promotion potential to $106,369.00 (GS-13 step 10). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the FDNS Vermont Service Center, St. Albans, VT OR Essex, VT within DHS US Citizenship and Immigration Services.
The vacancy announcement shows the location to be St. Albans; however, the Vermont Service Center has two sites, St. Albans and Essex Junction, Vermont. The determination as to what location the position is assigned to has not been made at this time.
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THIS IS NOT A LAW ENFORCEMENT (COVERED) POSITION.
Shift work may be required. Shift differential will apply.
Note: The purpose of this notice is to recruit candidates for full-time permanent and term positions. Competition is open to all individuals who feel they can meet the qualification requirements identified in this vacancy announcement. Candidates who accept term positions may be converted to permanent positions without further competition. Term appointment is not-to-exceed thirteen months; however, it may be extended up to a total of four years without further competition. Selectee(s) for the term position, if currently holding a career or career-conditional appointment, is NOT guaranteed return rights to their former position at the expiration date of the appointment. Please note that if you are offered a term appointment and decline, your name will be removed from further consideration under this announcement. Term employees are eligible to earn leave and generally have the same benefits as permanent employees including health and life insurance, within-grade increases and Federal Employees Retirement System and Thrift Savings Plan coverage.
USCIS will not pay relocation expenses.
This position is in the bargaining unit.
This position is not considered "essential" for purposes of reporting to work when the facility might otherwise be closed.
Note: USCIS may fill one or more positions using this vacancy.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. National to apply for this position
- Successfully pass a Background Investigation including financial disclosure
- You must pass a drug screening
- Meet relevant experience and/or education requirements
- You must submit resume and supporting documentation
- Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered with the Selective Service