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How to Get a Civil Service Job at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson (JBER) Alaska. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson. A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or projected to 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.

On-base civil service jobs at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson provide support services for Department of Defense (DoD) operations, training programs, military personnel and their families. Civilian job opportunities exist across a broad spectrum of skills and duties. Qualified U.S. citizens are encouraged to apply for these positions.  

Categories of civilian jobs at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson and at other Department of Defense installations:  
We have compiled a master list of the major categories of civilian jobs at military bases and Department of Defense installations. This list includes the federal occupational groups and the specific series codes within each group. 

Categories of Civilian Jobs at Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson

 Civil Service - Department of Defense