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US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), part of the Department of Homeland Security, is charged with keeping the nation's borders safe. The agency protects the US borders from terrorists and their weapons, human and drug trafficking, illegal immigration, and ... Read more

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    I have been working at US Customs and Border Protection full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, great location and room for advansement.

    Cons

    very busy sometimes, but its a rewarding career.

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US Customs and Border Protection Interviews

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    Paralegal Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Customs and Border Protection (Newark, NJ) in August 2014.

    Interview

    very easy; be honest and look confident then you will be fine. Make sure to be organized what to say and bring in questions to ask during the panel interview.

    Interview Questions

    • what skills do you possess to contribute to our department?   Answer Question
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