Selection Process

Application period for Port of Entry Intern positions is now closed.

The POE Intern selection process takes several months to complete and consists of the following steps:

Step 1- Comparative Analysis

Online assessment. 

The online assessment measures essential skills, such as: Basic Math, basic MS Office 2010-Excel and Word, Customer Service skills, as well as the ability to follow directions. There is no study guides available for this exam. 

If you are a military veteran you must submit a copy of your DD214 at the time of application so we can determine if you are eligible for veteran's preference points.

Step 2- Interview

The highest scoring candidates will be invited to an interview process. 

Step 3. Background Investigation

A background investigation and interview will be completed that will include verfication of current tax status, criminal history, driving record and employment history.

Step 4. Polygraph examination

Step 5- Drug test


Disqualification Considerations

For information, please contact Director Kirstie Nixon, kirstie.nixon@state.co.us.