U.S. Customs and Border Protection will host a CBP officer recruiting event Friday.
CBP recruiters will be at the American Job Center , 860 Main Street in Brawley , from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The officers will answer questions and assist with completing online applications. There will be on-site computers for applicants to use. The agency is offering a recruitment incentive for border locations including Calexico and San Ysidro , California and Douglas , Lukeville , Nogales and San Luis ,in Arizona. The monetary incentive is 25% for San Ysidro and 33% for Calexico and all other locations. The incentive applies to new federal employees only and is dependent on the availability of funds.