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Careers at ICE

Careers at ICE

This podcast highlights career opportunities at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the hiring process and how to put your best foot forward. Check out the Careers section on to read an in-depth list of frequently asked questions and see a list of the most current job announcements.

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Episode 6: Security Clearance 101

The Division Chief for Personal Security in ICE’s Office of Professional Responsibility, discusses the pre-employment personnel security process that all ICE applicants must undergo.
DownloadTranscript March 18, 2019

Episode 5: What’s it like to be a special agent with HSI?

During this episode of Careers at ICE, hear from Special Agent Allison Carter Anderson and Special Agent Cory Downs, who will discuss what it's like to be a Special Agent with ICE's Homeland Security Investigations, or HSI.
DownloadTranscript February 11, 2019

Episode 4: What's it like to be a deportation officer with ERO?

During this episode of Careers at ICE, hear from Deportation Officer Ayeisha Ramirez and Supervisory Detention and Deportation Officer Christian Rodriguez, who talk about what it’s like to be a deportation officer with ICE’s Enforcement and Removal Operat
DownloadTranscript December 10, 2018

Episode 3: Student opportunities and Pathways program

During this episode of Careers at ICE, hear from Toni Acevedo, the Pathways Program Coordinator with the ICE Office of Human Capital.
DownloadTranscript November 5, 2018

Episode 2: Physical fitness and mental challenges

During this episode, hear from ICE Academy instructors Frank Unger, Enforcement and Removal Operations and Todd Rignel, Homeland Security Investigations.
DownloadTranscript October 8, 2018

Episode 1: Careers at ICE 101

During the first episode of the “Careers at ICE” podcast, hear from Joe Arata, the Chief of National Employee Recruitment and Retention for ICE.
DownloadTranscript September 4, 2018