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    This Job Announcement Opportunity should only be used for individuals who are registered for and planning to attend the Customs and Border Protection Expedited Hiring Expo (EHE) on August 23 - 25, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. The Expo is an exclusive opportunity for applicants to complete several steps of the hiring process in one location over the course of a few days. The following hiring steps will be offered: Application, Entrance Exam, Medical Exam, Fitness Exam, and Structured Interview.

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    Please only apply to this JOA if you are registered and planning to attend the event in person. To attend the event, ensure you have registered for the Expedited Hiring Expo at cbp.careers/expo. If you are interested in the CBPO position, but are unable to attend, please apply to the Job Announcement Opportunity here.

    "Location Negotiable" means the duty location offered in your final offer may include any location along the Southern Border that meets operational and mission requirements, and critical agency hiring needs. You may choose your preference from the following: Douglas, Lukeville, Nogales and San Luis, AZ; Andrade, Calexico and Otay Mesa, CA; Columbus, NM; and Del Rio and Laredo, TX. Most locations have recruitment incentives. See the How to Apply section for more information.

    A fully trained Customs and Border Protection Officer (CBPO) is eligible for up to $45,000 in overtime pay in addition to the starting salary. The starting salary for this position may be higher in certain duty locations, please visit the OPM website for salary information. More information about potential salary and career ladder progression can be found in the Qualifications section.

    Being a Customs and Border Protection Officer makes you a valuable member of the Federal Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) profession. Typical assignments include:

    • Enforcing customs, immigration, and agriculture law and regulations;
    • Facilitating the flow of legitimate trade and travel;
    • Conducting inspections of individuals and conveyances;
    • Determining the admissibility of individuals for entry into the United States; and
    • Preventing the illegal entry of individuals and prohibited goods and the smuggling of illegal drugs and other contraband

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    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required based on operation needs

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/506148900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.