Civil Service Employment - Naval Station Norfolk (U.S. Navy) Virginia

Naval Station Norfolk


Civil Service Jobs & Employment - Naval Station Norfolk (NS Norfolk) Virginia .  There are many reoccurring employment opportunities with the federal civil service at NS Norfolk. 

Applications from the public are being accepted. 

Job opportunities exist across a broad spectrum of skills and duties. Qualified U.S. Citizens are encouraged to apply.


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  • 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 NAS Norfolk include:

  • Headquarters, United States Fleet Forces Command (USFLTFORCOM)
  • Headquarters, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) 
  • Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk 
  • Naval Facilities and Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Norfolk 
  • Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) 
  • Headquarters, Military Sealift Command (MSC)
  • Nonappropriated Funds (NAF) positions
    • Navy Exchange Service (NEX)
    • Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) 
  • Navy Warfare Development Command 


Naval Station (NS) Norfolk is the world's largest naval base.  It is home to  75 naval ships and 134 military aircraft.  NS Norfolk has a total of 14 ship piers and 11 aircraft hangars. NS Norfolk's airfields supports an average of 275 daily military flights.

NS Norfolk is home to United States Fleet Forces Command (USFLTFORCOM).  USFLTFORCOM trains, sustains, and provides U.S. Naval forces for deployment to the U.S. Unified Command Combatant Commands worldwide. 

NS Norfolk is also the headquarters for Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) and the Atlantic Fleet Logistics Center.  This Center manages logistics supply support destined to the European, Caribbean, and Middle Eastern U.S. Naval operations.  NAVSUP's contracting offices follow a "decentralized acquisition structure."  This means that all of NAVSUP's contracts for supplies and services are awarded at its field activities. 

Headquarters Military Sealift Command (MSC) is located at NS Norfolk.  MSC operates, manages, and sustains the U.S. Navy's ocean transportation network. MSC operates 110 transportation and cargo ships daily worldwide.  MSC depends heavily upon small businesses to support its worldwide operations.  In an average year, MSC awards approximately $600 million in contracts to small businesses.