US Department of Homeland Security
3.2 of 5 151 reviews
www.dhs.gov Washington, DC 5000+ Employees
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2004
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The US Department of Homeland Security exists to keep America safe. Created in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the department is devoted to keeping the US safe from natural and man-made disaster. Its activities include domestic nuclear detection, intelligence coordination, and protection of high-level government officials. The department's structure includes agencies for citizenship and immigration services, customs and border protection, emergency response and recovery (FEMA), and science and technology research. The US Department of Homeland Security has more...More


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Jeh Johnson

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 Current Senior Advisor in Washington, DC

Pros: There is always a new challenge to tackle and more progress to be made. There are opportunities to make a difference and create new policies, programs, initiatives, plans, etc. Appointed leaders are always working to do the right thing and make… Full Review

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Special Agent

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$118,448
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Transportation Security Officer

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$35,872
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Management Program Analyst

6 US Department of Homeland Security Salaries

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No Offer – Interviewed in Nogales, AZ Feb 2014 Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interview Details – Submitted resume and application via USA Jobs.com. Once position closed several weeks later I was notified via email that my application was referred to the hiring agency. A few months latter I was emailed a questionnaire, along with a request for an interview time via phone.Full Interview

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America's Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities -- Top 25 Government Agencies (#2), DiversityBusiness.com, 2012
Best Places To Work in the Federal Government (Large), Partnership for Public Service, 2009

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