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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.


Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

Only Nine Days Remain to Apply for Customs and Border Protection Officer Positions at Washington Dulles Airport

Release Date: 
May 22, 2018

STERLING, Va. – There are only nine days left to apply.

If you are searching for a law enforcement career in the Washington, D.C. area that will allow you to help protect your homeland while you intercept dangerous narcotics, terrorists and weapons of terror, and unsafe counterfeit consumer goods, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has the job for you.

CBP officerCBP is now accepting applications to fill Field Operations officer positions at Washington Dulles International Airport.  This opportunity closes May 31, so apply today.

Applicants with no law enforcement experience, including recent college graduates, can apply for GS-5/7 position at CBP Officer GS-5/7.

Applicants with at least one year of law enforcement experience can apply for a GS-9 position at CBP Officer GS-9.

Applicants with recruiting questions should email their questions to

“CBP is in the midst of unprecedented hiring opportunities, and we need to fill positions at Dulles airport today,” said Casey Durst, CBP’s Director of Baltimore Field Operations.  “It’s been a long time since CBP officer positions opened at Dulles airport, and after this opportunity closes, it may be several more years before positions open again.  So if you are searching for a challenging yet rewarding federal law enforcement career, I urge you to apply to join our team today.”

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and resident for the last three years, have a valid driver's license, pass a medical examination, and fitness and drug tests.  Applicants must also pass a thorough background investigation and polygraph examination.

CBP officerCBP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply so that the agency can create a workforce that reflects the rich diversity of the United States.

The CBP Field Operations Officer is a full-time, uniformed federal law enforcement professional who detects and prevents terrorists and terrorist weapons from entering the United States, enforces customs, immigration, and agricultural laws and regulations, and prevents the illegal trafficking of humans, narcotics and other contraband into the U.S.  Officers serve at 328 international air, land and sea ports of entry in the U.S. and at 15 airport preclearance locations worldwide. 

Visit CBP Careers for more information on job opportunities, or visit Apply Now to start your application process today.  Follow @CBPJobs on Twitter for the latest news on hiring opportunities and events near your town.

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Last modified: 
May 22, 2018