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Stocking-Stuffer Ideas: How About a CBP Hiring Announcement?

Release Date: 
December 20, 2018

STERLING, Virginia – Looking for a last-minute stocking-stuffer for a loved one who is considering a career change or might be searching for that perfect job that offers them purpose?  How about gifting them a hiring announcement for a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer position at Washington Dulles International Airport.

You can select from among the following hiring announcements for military veterans (VRA) and non-veterans, experienced law enforcement officers (GS9) and those with no experience.

A CBP officer inspects the cargo hold of an airplane that arrived at Washington Dulles International Airport from a foreign location.
A CBP officer inspects the cargo hold
of an airplane that arrived at Washington
Dulles International Airport from a
foreign location.

A Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer is a full-time, uniformed, federal law enforcement professional. In addition to CBP’s anti-terrorism mission, CBP officers enforce customs, immigration, and agricultural laws and regulations, and officers prevent the illegal trafficking of humans, narcotics and other contraband into the U.S.  CBP officers accomplish that and much more during "A Typical Day."

“Customs and Border Protection is now hiring officers to serve at Washington Dulles International Airport – the 12th busiest international airport in the United States,” said Casey Durst, CBP’s Director of Field Operations in Baltimore.  “If you want to serve, honor and protect your country, then join an elite group of CBP law enforcement professionals and help us to safeguard America’s borders against dangerous individuals and goods that threaten our citizens, our economy, and our way of life.”

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.

Learn more about duties, pay and benefits, and additional specialty opportunities of a CBP officer. Visit CBP Careers for more information on job opportunities, or visit Apply Now to start your application process today.

CBP 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.

For local recruiting questions, contact Baltimore-recruitment@cbp.dhs.gov.  Follow @CBPJobs on Twitter for the latest news on hiring opportunities and events near your town.

Last modified: 
December 21, 2018