Immigration Officer Resume Samples

An Immigration Officer is responsible for checking the eligibility of all individuals who enter the country at sea and airports. The job description entails taking responsibility for enforcing immigration control in line with the law, and to employ legal powers to detain and remove illegal entrants. Other crucial duties are listed on the Immigration Officer Resume as – determining the length of stay permitted for all non-citizens at the port of entry; refusing entry to passenger found illegible; examining the passports of passengers upon arrival, conducting interviews, writing case reports, and recording personal details and taking fingerprints.

Those seeking to work in this capacity should be able to demonstrate on the resume the following skills and abilities – the ability to be assertive, confident, own judgment skills, being fair and impartial; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to work under pressure, a good eye for details; and the ability to work in a team. There are no pre-set qualifications requirements for becoming an Immigration Officers, although having qualifications in languages or legal studies can prove to be beneficial.

 

Immigration Officer Resume example

Immigration Officer Resume

Headline : Highly motivated, disciplined Marine Corps Veteran with four years of honorable success in managing logistics, mentoring of entry-level Marines, and military deployment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Displayed effective communication skills during both team and individual meetings.
    2. Prepared request for evidence forms, that are well written and clearly define what the customer needs to submit to the Immigration services in order to proceed with their case.
    3. Prepared referrals to our background check unit (BCU,) and central fraud detection office (CFDO.) 
    4. Provided a clear explanation for the reasons as to why it is being referred by providing additional relevant information when it is appropriate.
    5. Maintained strong communication with supervisor and respond to any questions in a timely manner.
    6. Provided effective customer service through the timely completion and processing of files.
    7. Adjudication process to the requestor and have performed adjudications without any errors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Business


Immigration Officer Resume

Objective : Committed to making a career in the Public/private sector. Specifically, in a field where one may contribute knowledge, experience, and skills, and where, skills and knowledge are valued and valuable and are able to make a positive input.

Skills : Computer: Word, Windows, E-mail, Various U.S. Government Database Programs; Accounts Ledger Maintenance; Bilingual-Spanish.

Description :

    1. Examined evidence and determined the credibility and veracity of purported claims.
    2. Worked in refugee camps and dealt with multi-national members.
    3. Personnel, foreign country representatives, State department staff officers, and refugee interpreters.
    4. Interfaced with law enforcement heads (immigration, airport, and police).
    5. Determined imposters and participated in visa fraud interviews.
    6. Made quality decisions effectively.
    7. Assessed and data entry and also other office duties required.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Sociology


Immigration Officer Resume

Objective : A seasoned manager, boasting a diverse career and a variety of flexible skills developed through hands-on experience. Understands the importance of communication in all fields, and takes great pains to provide coworkers, students, and clients alike with the assistance they need in a courteous, empathetic way.

Skills : Computer, Data Entry, Record Keeping, Problem Solving, Customer Service, Law Enforcement.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of fraud detection and national security-related duties consistent with the national effort directed by CIS' Office of Fraud Detection and National Security.
    2. Employed a variety of resources and procedures to detect immigration and benefit fraud, in order to bolster CIS' ability to accomplish its mission of delivering the right benefit to the right person at the right time, and no benefit to the wrong person.
    3. Also functions as their local office's primary liaison with other state, local, and federal law enforcement agencies and task forces.
    4. Responsible for resolving and/or overseeing the resolution of national security and egregious public safety (criminal) lookouts and other related issues.
    5. Interviewed applicants for immigration benefits.
    6. Deny applications in accordance with the Immigration and Naturalization laws.
    7. Established and held seminars where applicants are exposed to actual interview situations, with the goal of removing the fear of the interviewing officer and replacing it with a more capable and confident interviewee.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS In International Relations

Immigration Officer Resume

Summary : Dependable Administrative professional bringing management experience and a willingness to take on added responsibility to meet tight deadlines. Enthusiastic team player with a strong work ethic and advanced complex problem-solving skills.

Skills : Customer Service, Administrative, Case Management, Care Giver.

Description :

    1. Investigated the current system, conducted meetings, and demonstrations of possible solutions.
    2. Recommended the course of action, configured and administered the new system after the decision was made.
    3. Managed a staff of 8 people.
    4. Served as executive staff liaison to several committees.
    5. Observed all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations.
    6. Represented the company at conferences and seminars.
    7. Researched statutes, decisions, legal articles, and codes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Business Administration

Immigration Officer Resume

Headline : Conscientious and detail-oriented with solid experience and training in organizational processes and accounting. Knowledge of business operations, administrative support, office procedures, and problem-solving. Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously streamlines processes and procedures.

Skills : Tax, Problem Solving, Accounting, Small Business, Writing.

Description :

    1. Identification of immigration benefit fraud.
    2. Officers conduct investigations and interviews to pursue illegal immigrants who falsify information on applications for asylum, visas, or citizenship.
    3. Duties may include coordinating activities with other agencies, such as local law enforcement.
    4. Officers might analyze policies and procedures relevant to their jobs and prepare reports or make recommendations.
    5. Performed adjudication duties using specific databases and records.
    6. Participated in mentoring for newly recruited officers.
    7. Core membered of a specially selected team by management to develop an office-wide tracking system that was used to record mission-essential statistics and goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In International Relations

Immigration Officer Resume

Headline : To obtain a part-time Immigration Officer position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

Skills : Management Skills, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Accurately and timely processed an average of 800 visa applications monthly in accordance with the US and the Immigration laws.
    2. Daily followed-up on documentation discrepancy issues, which requires the ability to troubleshoot and communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with customers and foreign origins.
    3. Experienced in training/ implementing business strategies locally and internationally.
    4. Communicated effectively with all stakeholders at different levels of operations.
    5. Worked in a fast-paced environment with constantly changing priorities on daily basis.
    6. Identified and solved problems that increased productivity and enhanced work conditions.
    7. Created a learning and development program for the department and advised on the business process within the department.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA In Negotiation And Conflict Resolution

Immigration Officer Resume

Summary : Seeks to use the experience as a proactive, tenacious, and prolific immigration compliance manager and draw on these acquired skills to forward career. Have excellent networking skills and have provided the team with a vital source of knowledge.

Skills : Immigration, Human Resources, Policy Development, Recruiting.

Description :

    1. Monitored inbound passengers.
    2. Assessed whether passengers have a genuine reason for visiting the.
    3. Enforced immigration rules and policies.
    4. Maintained home office systems, ensuring details are correct and up to date.
    5. Conducted comprehensive interviews and investigations to verify the validity of a passenger's reason for entry.
    6. Produced reports summaries on passengers removed.
    7. Highlighting fraudulent attempts to pass through border control.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Immigration Officer Resume

Objective : Responsible for Managing or coordinating classroom activities by providing technical and program guidance to students and instructors in such areas as attendance, academic issues, scheduling, special accommodations, and ceremonies.

Skills : Developing Skills, Researching Skills.

Description :

    1. Professional approach at all times, proactive, results-oriented, can-do attitude, flexible, comfortable with ambiguity and change, resilient and rigorous.
    2. Reviewed and redacted records division inventory for processing.
    3. Denied complex and highly sensitive applications and petitions for immigration benefits based on electronic or paper applications/petitions.
    4. Researched, interpreted and applied appropriate statutes, regulations, and precedent decisions to make adjudicative decisions.
    5. Interviewed applicants and petitioners to elicit statements, assess credibility, and analyze information to identify facts that form the basis for a decision concerning eligibility for immigration benefits.
    6. Conducted security checks and provide assistance to federal law enforcement agencies to identify individuals who are ineligible for immigration benefits due to national security, public safety, or other legal grounds.
    7. Used electronic systems to provide verification of any number of established data points to make adjudicative decisions, determine appropriate level of adjudicative review, and update databases with appropriate information and decisions.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                0-2 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Entry Level
                Education
                Education
                MS In International Relations

                Immigration Officer Resume

                Summary : Self-motivated individual with excellent team spirit who seeks employment opportunities that will utilize qualification, knowledge, and experience for the advancement of employer and self.

                Skills : Microsoft Office, Interpersonal Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Approved/Declined visitor/work/resident visas.
                  2. Dealt with customers upfront in regards to Immigration Issues.
                  3. Made quality decisions effectively.
                  4. Facilitated the immigration of a variety of individuals by carefully interpreting and enforcing immigration laws, regulations and procedures.
                  5. Carefully conducted a number of interviews to determine an individual's eligibility for immigration.
                  6. Managed the cases of both accepted and rejected candidates for immigration, ensuring that all paperwork is channeled and organized appropriately.
                  7. Instructed BASIC and advanced immigration courses.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  Associate In Legal Assistant/Paralegal

                  Immigration Officer Resume

                  Headline : Looking to obtain a position that will enable using working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

                  Skills : Data Entry, MS Office.

                  Description :

                    1. Processed Travel History requests and where necessary draft and dispatch responses to requesting Entities.
                    2. Posted and Archived watch list information on the immigration watch list and where necessary draft and dispatch response to requesting Entity.
                    3. Liaised with courts and law enforcement agencies to strengthen the unit's capabilities.
                    4. Monitored the operation of the Border Management System Updates.
                    5. Completed over 150 immigration verifications daily while providing support to the Immigration Supervisor.
                    6. Located, apprehended, and detained persons in violation of Immigration laws.
                    7. Arrested and detained families in violation of the Immigration law.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  MS In International Relation

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