Civil Service Employment - Naval Station Newport, Rhode Island

Naval Station Newport


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Naval Station Newport (NS Newport) Rhode Island. There are frequent employment opportunities with the federal civil service at NS Newport. 

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. 


  • You can use the website to search for current Federal Civil Service job openings at military bases and Department of Defense agencies across the United States. 
 USAJobs Website 
  • This is an essential guidebook for correctly navigating the federal hiring process and getting selected. 

 Guidebook: How to Get a Civil Service Job at a Military Base

A few of the defense agencies now hiring (or expected to have new openings in the near future) at NS Newport include:

  • Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport (NUWCDIVNPT) 
  • Navy Supply Corps School 
  • Naval War College 
  • NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Public Works Department Newport
  • Navy Operational Support Center Newport
  • Officer Training Command Newport (OTCN) 
  • Officer Candidate School (OCS) 
  • Naval Officer Development School (ODS)
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions
    • Navy Exchange Service (NEX)
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) 
  • *National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 
There are approximately 5,800 military and federal civilian personnel working at Naval Station Newport.  Each year, over 17,000 military and federal civilian students attend schools at Naval Station Newport. Foremost among the many schools at Naval Station Newport are: Naval War CollegeNavy Supply Corps School, Marine Corps Aviation Logistics School, Naval Officers Candidate SchoolSurface Warfare Officers School, and the Naval Justice School