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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 ICE.gov to read an in-depth list of frequently asked questions and see a list of the most current job announcements.

March 18, 2019 Episode 6: Security Clearance 101

During this episode, John Schwink, 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, an attempt to pull back the curtain on the security clearance procedures and processes.

February 11, 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.

December 10, 2018 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 Operations.

November 5, 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, who talks about opportunities for students at ICE, including the Pathways Program.

October 8, 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. They answer questions about the physical and mental challenges of preparing for training at the Academy and a federal law enforcement career.

Related: ICE Academy instructors teach prospective deportation officers

September 4, 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.