With more than 60,000 employees, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP, is one of the world's largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade.
As the United States’ first unified border entity, CBP takes a comprehensive approach to border management and control, combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity.
The CBP Pathways Programs are paid internship opportunities for veterans, high school and college students, and recent graduates to gain valuable experience while working under the guidance of CBP professionals. Upon successful completion of all program requirements, participants may be eligible for conversion to a permanent position within CBP.
When you join our elite team of CBP professionals, you will be assisting CBP in safeguarding our homeland, protecting the American people, and facilitating lawful trade and travel. Whatever your career interest may be, CBP has a list of major career opportunities for you.
Every career at CBP is a rewarding one. In addition to serving your country with the certainty that your work makes a difference, we also offer a safe place to be you.
CBP offers a comprehensive package which include life benefits such as annual leave, sick leave, paid holidays and family care programs. Our health benefits include a number of health insurance coverage options as well as fitness and recreation programs, flexible spending plans, life insurance retirement benefits, student loan repayment plans and much more.
CBP has a demanding mission and operates in an environment of ever-increasing complexity. To continue to accomplish our mission and sustain organizational excellence, CBP relies on our most valuable resource – our employees. It is our diverse and professional workforce that develops solutions to new problems, facilitates legitimate international travel and trade, and protects our Nation’s borders. Every day, the varied backgrounds, perspectives, and social identities of CBP’s employees contribute to our overall success and help CBP operate efficiently and effectively.