Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Offutt Air Force Base (AFB) Nebraska
Civil Service Jobs and Employment at Offutt Air Force Base (AFB) Nebraska. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Offutt AFB. A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or projected to hire in the near-term) at Offutt AFB include:
- 55th Wing (55 WG)
- 55th Medical Group
- Headquarters, United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM)
- Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Disposition Services
Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC)
- 557th Weather Wing (Air Force)
- Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
- Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)
- Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)
- Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) - Omaha
Offutt AFB is home to several Air Force units and organizations. The host unit for Offutt AFB is the 55th Wing. The 55th Wing provides global military intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance; electronic attack; command and control; and combat forces awareness to U.S. political and military leadership. The 55th Operations Group flies and maintains 49 aircraft. The 55th Wing has an annual budget of over $477 million annually. It has approximately 7,000 employees (military and civilian workers).
Also located at Offutt AFB is Headquarters, U.S. Strategic Command. USSTRATCOM conducts global operations with to include the deterrence and detection of strategic attacks against the United States and its international allies. USSTRATCOM's key missions include: strategic deterrence; space operations; cyberspace operations; joint electronic warfare; global strike; missile defense; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; combating weapons of mass destruction; and analysis and targeting. Headquarters USSTRATCOM has approximately 1,700 military and civilian personnel working at Offutt AFB.
The 557th Weather Wing provides the Department of Defense (DoD) with timely, accurate weather information. The 557th Weather Wing has over 1,400 active duty, reserve, civilian and contract personnel.
On-base civil service jobs 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 Offutt AFB and at other Department of Defense installations: