Civil Service Employment - Patrick Space Force Base (AFB) Florida

Patrick AFB


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Patrick Space Force Base (AFB) Florida. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Patrick SFB. (Note: This base is now assigned to the new U.S. Space Force.) 

Applications from the public are being accepted. 

These civil service jobs provide support for Department of Defense (DoD) operations, training programs, and military personnel. 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 projected to hire in the near-term) at Patrick SFB include:

  • Space Launch Delta 45 
  • 45th Medical Group 
  • Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Office of Aviation
  • Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Disposition Services
  • 920th Rescue Wing, Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC)
  • Defense Equality Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI)
  • Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC)
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)   
    • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) 

Patrick SFB is home to the Space Launch Delta 45 (formerly the 45th Space Wing) with over 13,000 military, civilian and contractor personnel who support the launch of U.S. government and commercial satellites from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station (CCAFS) on the U.S. Eastern Range. The Eastern Range is a 15-million-square-mile area which supports approximately 15 to 20 launches per year.

Patrick Space Force Base and the Space Launch Delta 45 conducts launch operations and support at Cape Canaveral AFS. This support includes ballistic missile test launches, aircraft tests, manned civil space launch operations, and commercial space lift operations.

The operations at Patrick SFB indirectly create approximately 4,000 jobs annually valued at $182 million. Annual defense expenditures for Space Launch Delta 45 total $384 million.