Job Overview


TOUGH WORK. VITAL MISSION. Challenge yourself! You have the power to help combat drug trafficking. Be a part of DEA! It's tough work, but a vital mission. Whatever your background or expertise, your work at DEA will be tremendously rewarding because it will have a daily impact on national security and the quality of life of all Americans. 

Do your career "Justice" by working with DOJ, which has been ranked in the Top 10 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. Come and join the nation's law enforcement agency, where our most important resource is our people. The Department leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. Become a member of a team where you can achieve your career goals and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. All applicants for employment with DEA must possess and maintain the highest levels of character and conduct. DEA will evaluate applicants' qualifications based on these qualities. Once a conditional offer is made, DEA will conduct a continuous evaluation of information, as it is obtained, to ensure that the prospective employees with DEA meet the agency-specific qualifications in the areas of character and conduct. To this end, an unfavorable decision in any of the areas that follow will be deemed as disqualifying: Drug Policy Requirements (as specified in this announcement), Credit History, Candor and Honesty, Work History, History with the Law, and other qualities that would detract from the integrity and efficiency of the DEA.


Position will be filled subject to availability of funds.


The position is located in the Miami Division, Weston, FL.

The incumbent will perform the following duties:

· Searches and gathers information from a variety of law enforcement sources.  Queries incoming requests and provides information to law enforcement organizations.

 · Maintains and supports automated law enforcement data systems to conduct preventive maintenance, traffic analysis, and systems administration.

· Serves as technical expert providing technical support to the communications of information necessary for the success of enforcement operations and the administration of DEA programs and operations.

· Responds to incoming calls, views, and monitors a closed circuit security system to provide real time response to inquiries concerned with criminal activity.  Plans and conducts meetings, briefings, and other activities in support of a program.

· Researches and gathers data, preparing reports for a variety of functions. 

PLEASE NOTE: The Communication Center is open 24 hours, 7 days per week providing extensive investigative support services.  The incumbent will be required to work rotating shift hours including weekends and holidays.  

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No