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How to Get a Civil Service Job at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or projected to 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.

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is home base to several types of aircraft: the C-17 Globemaster III, the KC-10A Extender and the KC-135 Stratotanker. The flying units at this base maintain and operate these aircraft in support of global contingency operations and assigned military missions.

On-base civil service jobs at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst 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 McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst 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 McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

 Civil Service - Department of Defense