Civil Service Employment - Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. 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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 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 McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst include:

  • 87th Air Base Wing (87th ABW)
    • 87th Medical Group
    • 87th Mission Support Group
  • 621st Contingency Response Wing (621 CRW)
  • 305th Air Mobility Wing (305 AMW)
  • 514th Air Mobility Wing (Air Force Reserve Command)
  • 108th Air Refueling Wing (New Jersey Air National Guard)
  • USAF Expeditionary Center
  • 21st Expeditionary Mobility Task Force
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)   
    • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) 
  • Naval Air Warfare Center at Lakehurst (NAWCAD)
  • Center for Naval Educational Training (CNATT)
  • Naval Mobile Construction Battalion, 21st Battalion
  • Marine Aircraft Group 49
  • Fleet Logistics Squadron (VR-64)
  • Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Naval Reserve
  • Government Services Agency (GSA)
  • Urban Search and Rescue Team, Task Force-1
  • Department of Justice, United Air Surveys
  • USAF Air Mobility Center, Assault Landing Zone
  • U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research,
  • Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC)
  • Army Support Activity
  • 99th Regional Support Command
  • Atlantic Division, 75th Training Command
  • U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team
  • 174th Combined Arms Training Brigade
  • Army 1st Brigade Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is home to 41 military organizations and operational units. These units come from the Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, Navy, and Army.

The 87th Air Base Wing (87 ABW) is the host unit for Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. The 87th ABW provides installation management support this military base. This includes 3,933 buildings, facilities, and base infrastructure. At Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst are more than 44,000 Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Coast Guardsmen, civilian workers, and military family members.