Civil Service Employment - Fort Riley (U.S. Army) Kansas
Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Fort Riley (U.S. Army), Kansas. There are numerous civilian employment opportunities at Fort Riley. These civil service jobs provide support for Department of Defense (DoD) operations, training programs, and military personnel.
Applications from the public are being accepted.
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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A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or projected to hire in the near-term) at Fort Riley include:
- 1st Infantry Division
- Army Community Hospital and medical clinics (on-base)
- Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions base-wide
- Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA)
- Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)
- 407th Army Field Support Brigade
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.
MAJOR EMPLOYERS at FORT RILEY:
Fort Riley is home to the U.S. Army's 1st Infantry Division. The 1st Infantry Division has two armored brigades, one aviation brigade, and one sustainment brigade. The total military populations of Fort Riley is over 17,000. There are nearly 6,000 civil service personnel and government contractors working at Fort Riley.
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- Knowing how to find those position vacancies for which you are best qualified and most likely to be hired.
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Categories of Federal Civil Service Occupations