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CBP Officer

CBP Officers have exciting careers enforcing laws that protect the United States.

CBP’s primary mission is preventing terrorism. As a CBP Officer, you will secure the border and prevent drug smuggling while enforcing immigration laws, protecting agriculture, and ensuring trade compliance.

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“I enjoy working for CBP because of the endless opportunities. I can go anywhere in the world and do an infinite variety of jobs. At the same time, it provides a stable career for me and my family.”

Why We Love Our Job

“I enjoy working for CBP because of its fast paced ever evolving environment. Working to interdict threats against the United States is rewarding. There is always a chance to learn something new and to share with your fellow officers the knowledge you possess.”

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New York Native CBP Officer Loves Year Round Golf in Arizona

After one temporary duty assignment at the Port of Nogales, Arizona, golf aficionado Heather Snide decided she was leaving the cold northeast border and switching to a year round golf climate. Her work at the Southern Border is interesting, varied and provides great career satisfaction.

CBP’s Border Life

Last modified: 
March 26, 2019