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    Organizational Location: This position is with the Department of Homeland Security, within U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations, Preclearance Division in Oranjestad, Aruba.

    For information regarding Preclearance Operations and location specific details, please see the Preclearance SharePoint page: https://uconnect.cbpnet.cbp.dhs.gov/sites/OFO/FO/pre/Pages/CBP_Welcome.aspx

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    Joining the Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations will allow you to use your expertise to detect and prevent terrorists and instruments of terror from entering the U.S. This position starts at a salary of $63,600.00 (GS-12, Step 1) to $82,680.00 (GS-12, Step 10) with promotion potential to $82,680 (GS-12, Step 10).

    Salary above excludes COLA. Please see the following link for specific COLA Rates for Foreign locations or OPM COLA Rates page: for Nonforeign locations.

    In this position you will become a key member of a team of homeland security professionals responsible for detecting and preventing terrorists and instruments of terror from entering the U.S. Typical work assignments include:

    • Serving as an expert and technical consultant in the areas of inspection, intelligence, analysis, examination and law enforcement activities related to the importation of agricultural/commercial commodities and conveyances at a port of entry.
    • Determining the admissibility of agriculture commodities while preventing the introduction of harmful pests, diseases, and potential agro-terrorism into the United States.
    • Participating in special enforcement, targeting or analysis teams charged with collecting and analyzing information and identifying high-risk targets.
    • Conducting visual and physical inspections of cargo, conveyances, or passenger baggage.
    • Planning and conducting remedial actions such as treating, disinfecting, and decontaminating prohibited commodities, conveyances, contaminants or agricultural materials.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/517955800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.