Immigration Enforcement Agents
(ICE) -- ICE intends to hire hundreds of Immigration Enforcement
Agents (IEA) this fiscal year. Applicants must register for consideration
by November 14 and will be required to take a written test.
Enforcement Agents perform a variety of enforcement functions,
including the apprehension, prosecution, detention and deportation
of illegal and criminal aliens. IEAs also gather and analyze
information relating to the identification, citizenship and
prosecution of persons in violation of immigration laws. IEAs
work with other law enforcement officers and agencies. Initial
duty assignments will be in various locations nationwide.
This is an
entry-level position starting at the GS-5 ($34,005–$38,471
per year) or GS-7 (from $38,703– $43,785 per year) levels,
with promotion potential to the GS-9. This position is covered
under federal law enforcement retirement provisions. Candidates
must be appointed before reaching their 37th birthday, unless
they presently serve or have previously served in a federal
civilian law enforcement retirement- covered position.
applicants can register for the test and learn more about the
job qualifications and selection process at www.ice.gov/careers.
The Internet Web site is available 24-hours a day during the
open period dates.