Civil Service Employment - Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson (JBER)

Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson (JBER) Alaska. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson. These civil service jobs provide support for base operations, training programs, and military personnel. 

Applications from the public are being accepted. 

Civilian job opportunities exist across a broad spectrum of skills and duties. Qualified U.S. citizens are encouraged to apply for these positions. 


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  • This is an essential guidebook for correctly navigating the federal hiring process and getting selected. 

 Guidebook: How to Get a Civil Service Job at a Military Base

A few of the on-site military units and defense agencies now hiring (or may hire in the near-term) at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson include:

  • U.S. Air Force Units and Organizations
    • Headquarters, Alaskan Command (ALCOM)
    • Alaskan NORAD Region (ANR)
    • Joint Task Force-Alaska (JTF-AK)
    • Eleventh Air Force (11 AF)
    • 673rd Air Base Wing
    • 3rd Wing
    • 176th Wing
    • 477th Fighter Group - Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC)
  • U.S. Army Units and Organizations
    • U.S. Army Alaska
    • 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division
    • 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division
    • Arctic Support Command
    • U.S. Army Alaska Aviation Task Force
    • U.S. Army Garrison Fort Richardson
    • 59th Signal Battalion
  • U.S. Navy / Marine Corps / Dept of Defense Units and Organizations
    • Alaska Naval Militia
    • Detachment - Military Sealift Command
    • Navy Operational Support Center Anchorage
    • D Company, Anti-Terrorism Battalion, 4th Marine Division
  • Medical facilities and clinics (on-base)
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)   
    • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) 

Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson is home to three Air Force wings, two Army brigades, and 75 associate and tenant units. JBER hosts the headquarters for the United States Alaskan Command, 11th Air Force, U.S. Army Alaska, and the Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Command Region. The 673rd Air Base Wing is the host unit for JBER. The 673rd ABW has over 5,500 military, civilians and contractors performing installation support functions and activities.