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A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agent works at a check-point at LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in the Queens borough of New York, U.S., on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. The Federal Aviation Administration temporarily halted flights into New York's LaGuardia Airport because of a shortage of air-traffic control staff, escalating the pressure on President Donald Trump and lawmakers to end the government shutdown. Photographer: Mark Kauzlarich/Bloomberg via Getty Images

If you’ve ever wanted a job working for the government, the Department of Homeland Security could be your chance. They are looking for Transportation Security Officers in Charlotte.

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recruiting event is Saturday, July 17, 9 am – 3 pm at the Hilton Charlotte Airport, 2800 Coliseum Centre Drive, Charlotte. It’s part of a national initiative of Homeland Security to hire 6,000 TSA workers as the country opens up again to travel. Jobs may vary, but the TSO position starts at $16.72/hour.

TSA is hiring for both full-time and part-time Transportation Security Officers at Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (CLT). Training will be provided with pay. No previous security experience is required. Candidates must be at least 18 years old.

What to Expect

  • Attend an information session hosted by a TSA representative
  • Learn about the TSO position and employment with TSA
  • Complete TSO job application (if you have not done so beforehand)
  • Facemasks are required, and COVID-19 health and safety protocols will be followed

How to Prepare

  • Bring your mobile phone and two forms of federal or state-issued identification
  • Ensure you have access to an email address and passwords
  • DO NOT bring firearms or weapons of any kind


  • U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Learn more here

For more information, CLICK HERE.