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Fulfill Your Passion,
Protect Your Nation

ONE MISSION,
IMMEASURABLE IMPACT

 

A career with U.S. Border Patrol is unlike any other. Every day, Border Patrol Agents protect our country and communities against illegal activity, narcotics, human trafficking and terrorism while providing aid to those in need. Few jobs are as rewarding, and the opportunities are as vast as our nation.

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YOUR ADVANTAGES AS A 
BORDER PATROL AGENT

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COMPETITIVE SALARY
Up to $45K in locality, after-hours differential, overtime and premium
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JOB-RELATED TRAINING
Plus diversity in work experience and opportunities for paid training
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PAID TIME OFF
Eleven federal holidays, in addition to annual and sick leave
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HEALTH INSURANCE
Widest selection of consumer-driven and high deductible plans in the country

U.S. BORDER PATROL POSITIONS

 

**Effective Immediately** Newly appointed Border Patrol Agents who meet the criteria defined 5 CFR 575.102 for new federal employees will be offered a $5,000 recruitment incentive upon successful completion of the academy. Additionally, new agents assigned to a hard-to-fill duty location will be eligible for an additional $5,000 recruitment incentive (for a total of $10,000). Hard-to-fill locations include: Sierra Blanca, Texas; Presidio, Texas; Sanderson, Texas; Rocksprings, Texas; Comstock, Texas; Lordsburg, N.M.; Freer, Texas; Hebbronville, Texas; Ajo, Ariz. will be eligible for an additional $5,000 recruitment incentive (for a total of $10,000). All incentive recipients will be required to sign a one year service agreement.

Applicants who have received a tentative offer of employment and are currently in the pre-employment process and have not entered on duty do not need to reapply to be eligible for the recruitment incentive.

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BORDER PATROL AGENT
5K to 10K RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE

Public
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BORDER PATROL AGENT
5K to 10K RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE

1+ Year of Law Enforcement Experience
Public
(GL-9)

APPLY NOW

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BORDER PATROL AGENT
5K to 10K RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE

Veterans
(GL-7)



APPLY NOW

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BORDER PATROL AGENT
5K to 10K RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE

1+ Year of Law Enforcement Experience
Veterans
(GL-9)

APPLY NOW

BEGIN YOUR JOURNEY