Jobs & Employment - Fort Lee (U.S. Army)

Fort Lee (U.S. Army)


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Civil Service Jobs and Employment at Fort Lee (U.S. Army). There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Fort Lee. A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or projected to hire in the near-term) at Fort Lee include:

  • Headquarters, U.S. Army Combined Arms Support Command (CASCOM) 
  • U.S. Army Transportation School 
  • Army Logistics University (ALU)
  • Network Enterprise Center (NEC) 
  • Software Engineering Center at Fort Lee
  • Kenner Army Health Clinic
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)   
    • Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) 
  • Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA)
  • Global Combat Support System (GCSS)

These 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.  

Fort Lee has a permanent population of approximately 80,000 (not including family members of military personnel):

  • 67,400 students (temporary personnel)
  • 4,694 permanent on-site military personnel 
  • 5,253 Department of Defense civil service personnel and other Federal civilians 
  • 2,799 on‐site government contractors

Fort Lee Economic Impact:
Ft Lee has a large, ongoing economic impact on the Petersburg, Virginia area. It is estimated that Ft Lee has an annual economic output of $2.4 billion. This number includes both direct and indirect spending at Ft Lee plus government contracts for services, products, equipment, and support for organizations and agencies at Fort Lee.

Categories of civilian jobs at Fort Lee 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

 Civil Service - Department of Defense