Civil Service Employment - Nellis Air Force Base (AFB) Nevada

Nellis AFB


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Nellis Air Force Base (AFB) Nevada. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Nellis AFB. 

Applications from the public are being accepted. 

Job opportunities exist across a broad spectrum of skills and duties. Qualified U.S. Citizens are encouraged to apply.


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A few of the on-site military units and defense agencies now hiring (or expected to hire in the near-term) at Nellis AFB include:

  • 99th Air Base Wing
  • 99th Medical Group 
  • U. S. Air Force Warfare Center
  • 57th Wing
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)   
    • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) 
  • Air Force Advanced Maintenance and Munitions Operations School 
  • 53rd Test and Evaluation Group (53 TEG)
  • 505th Test and Evaluation Group (505 TEG)
  • 926th Wing - Air Force Reserve Command

On-base civil service jobs provide support services for Department of Defense (DoD) operations, training programs, military personnel and their families.   

Nellis AFB has over 10,000 personnel (military, federal civil service, and contractors) assigned. Recent data indicates that Nellis AFB has a combined operations and maintenance budget totaling more than $550 million annually.

The 99th Air Base Wing is the host wing for Nellis and Creech AFB. The 99th ABW provides installation support for the personnel assigned to and working at Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, and the Nevada Test and Training Range.

The U.S. Air Force Warfare Center is also located at Nellis AFB. The U.S. Air Force Warfare Center trains military leaders through responsive, realistic, and relevant testing, tactics development, and advanced training across the full spectrum of warfare.

The 57th Wing manages flying operations at Nellis AFB. The 57th Wing conducts advanced aircrew, space, logistics and command and control training through the USAF Weapons School, Red Flag and Green Flag exercises.