Department: Department Of Homeland Security
Agency: Customs and Border Protection
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Customs & Border Protection (CBP): Securing America's Borders
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 resiliency to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
Discover a challenging and rewarding career in CBP, the sole organization responsible for securing the nation's borders. At U.S. Customs and Border Protection, we:
Screen passengers, vehicles, and shipments entering our country
Seize illegal narcotics, vehicles, and agricultural products
Prevent unauthorized entry into the country
Rescue individuals who fall into dangerous conditions traversing our border
For more information about CBP's mission, activities, and careers, please see http://www.cbp.gov/.
In this position, you will serve as a first-line supervisor with the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, at a Communications Center within a Border Patrol Sector. The incumbent will provide administrative and technical direction to the Center, which operates on 4-10 hour shifts or eight hour shifts, seven days a week, on a rotational basis. The incumbent facilitates operations and training to Law Enforcement Communications Assistants (LECAs) who serve as the focal point and primary contact for Border Patrol Agents and other law enforcement agencies operating within the Sectors area of responsibility. This position starts at a salary of $39,179 (GS-07).
Who May Apply: Open to all U.S. Citizens.
For definitions of terms found in this announcement, please see http://www.dhs.gov/xabout/careers/gc_1303762131481.shtm.
Organizational Location: This position is located within U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Border Patrol, Laredo Sector Headquarters, Laredo, Texas.
One or more selections may be made using this job opportunity announcement.
- Not Required
- You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this position
- You may be required to pass a background investigation
- Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered with Selective Service
- Primary U.S. residency for the last three years (see "Other Information")
- You may be required to pass initial and random drug testing