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#1 Posted : Tuesday, July 20, 2021 6:49:07 AM(UTC)

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Hey all, I’m starting this post hoping to get some insight on the DEA hiring process. I was recently given a tentative offer. This has been a waiting game for sure. Does anyone know what the next step is? I’m also under the impression that training is conducted a couple of times a year. Can anyone add any insight to that? Time frame etc. also, during training are we allowed to have visitors or leave the facility to visit family? what are the chances of your desired locations being honored? How often are IRS required to move.

I know my questions are all over the place but they are questions that are important to me. As a mom it’s going to be hard to leave my kids for training (if I make it that far) although I know they’ll be fine. I live only a few hours from Quantico so it would be nice to see my kids on the weekends at least.

Finally, my husband works for the federal government, I’m wondering if they consider that when deciding on locations. I’d prefer to stay where I am to avoid selling my home and him needing to relocate his job. I’m ready to start a new career with the DEA but need to get my priorities in order and start thinking about all of these factors.
#2 Posted : Tuesday, July 20, 2021 11:33:32 AM(UTC)

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Ops! Thank you 😊
thanks 1 user thanked Maddieb226 for this useful post.
GSBS on 7/20/2021(UTC)
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