The U.S. Border Patrol is hiring agents to work for the nation’s largest border security agency, protecting the American people from terrorism, drug smuggling and illegal entry to our country.
More than 20,000 Border Patrol agents protect our way of life, safeguarding nearly 6,000 miles of land border the United States shares with Canada and Mexico, and more than 2,000 miles of coastal waters.
New hires must successfully complete 55 days of intensive instruction at the U.S. Border Patrol
Academy in Artesia, N.M. Coursework includes topics such as immigration and nationality laws,
as well as physical training and marksmanship. An additional 40 days is necessary for those
who require Spanish language instruction.
U.S. Border Patrol offers the opportunity to serve your country with a competitive salary and benefits package.
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RETIREMENT & INSURANCE BENEFITS
To apply, visit cbp.gov/careers