Supervisory Border Patrol Agent Intelligence Job in IMPERIAL, CA

Vacancy No. MHCBPMP-1887573-WR Department Customs and Border Protection
Salary $85,816.00 to $111,560.00 Grade 13 to 13
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/12/2017 Close Date 1/26/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


Customs and Border Protection

3 vacancies in the following location:

  • Imperial, CA
Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent

Opened Thursday 1/12/2017

Closes Thursday 1/26/2017

  • Salary Range
    $85,816.00 to $111,560.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    Current U.S. Customs and Border Protection employees with competitive status.
  • Control Number
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Job Overview

Job Overview


Customs & Border Protection (CBP):  Securing America's Borders
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career?  If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling.  DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resiliency to disasters.  The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations.  Make an impact; join DHS.

Discover a challenging and rewarding career in CBP, the sole organization responsible for securing the nation's borders.  At U.S. Customs and Border Protection, we:

  • Screen passengers, vehicles, and shipments entering our country
  • Seize illegal narcotics, vehicles, and agricultural products
  • Prevent unauthorized entry into the country
  • Rescue individuals who fall into dangerous conditions traversing our border

For more information about CBP's mission, activities, and careers, please see CBP.

This position will allow you to use your expertise to prevent illegal entry of aliens into the United States by land, water, or air, enforce criminal provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Laws, and seek out and apprehend smugglers or aliens who are in the United States illegally. This position starts at a salary of $85,816.00 (GS-13). Apply for this exciting opportunity to strengthen the Department's ability to protect the homeland.

Who May Apply: Current U.S. Customs and Border Protection employees with competitive status.

For definitions of terms found in this announcement, please see Definitions.

Organizational Location:  This position is located within U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Border Patrol, El Centro Sector, Imperial CA.

One or more selections may be made using this job opportunity announcement. Further selections may also be made for additional organizational divisions and/or units within the duty location(s) listed above.


As a first-line Supervisory Border Patrol Agent you will serve as a primary law enforcement officer (under 5 U.S.C. 8331 (6C) and 8412 (d)) and be responsible for:

  • Directing assignments of subordinate Border Patrol Agents, specialized units, and station operations.
  • Directing activities aimed at preventing the illegal entry of aliens into the United States by land, water, or air.
  • Seeking out and apprehending smugglers or aliens who are illegally in the United States.
  • Enforcing the criminal provisions of the Immigration and Nationality laws.
  • All normal functions involved in supervising personnel, including leave approval, resolving disciplinary problems, and preparing annual performance appraisals.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Overnight travel may be required on a regular and recurring basis.

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department Of Homeland Security

Customs and Border Protection


CBP MHC Hiring
Phone: (952)857-2932


CBP Minneapolis Hiring Center
5600 American Blvd
Suite 700
Fax: (478)757-3144

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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