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Component Careers

As a Homeland Security employee, you will help secure our borders, airports, seaports and waterways; research and develop the latest security technologies; respond to natural disasters or terrorists assaults; analyze intelligence reports, and much more. Find out more about our component agencies:

  • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Careers

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    CISA is the nation’s risk adviser, leading efforts to understand and manage risk to our cyber and critical infrastructure.

  • Citizenship and Immigration Services

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    Maintain the integrity of our nation's immigration system as a beacon of hope and liberty.

  • Customs and Border Protection

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    Whether on the frontlines or working behind the scenes supporting our mission, CBP employees know that the work they do is vital to our nation’s security.

  • Federal Emergency Management Agency

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    FEMA is seeking highly motivated, creative, energetic, innovative and self-disciplined employees to help us meet our challenging mission.

  • Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

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    The Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) is a unique inter-agency organization that prepares the next generation of law enforcement officers to meet the nation’s most pressing law enforcement challenges.

  • Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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    ICE is responsible for enforcing the nation's immigration and customs laws.

  • Transportation Security Administration Careers

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    A wide range of challenging opportunities exists throughout the TSA - just waiting for you to apply.

  • U.S. Coast Guard - Active Duty and Reserve Careers

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    The U.S. Coast Guard is one of five branches of the US Armed Forces, and falls under the jurisdiction of DHS.

  • U.S. Coast Guard - Civilian Careers

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    Office employees

    Civilians in the U.S. Coast Guard provide essential services in diverse business and technical fields while enjoying superior workplace training and excellent federal benefits.

  • U.S. Secret Service

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    Seeks men and women who want a fast paced, exciting and challenging career.

  • Federal Protective Service

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    The Federal Protective Service plays a leading role in the protection of our nation’s critical infrastructure, with lead responsibility for ensuring a safe and secure working environment for federal workers and visitors in approximately 9,000 federal facilities nationwide.

Last Updated: 01/27/2022
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