How do you find available employment opportunities on a military base?


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Each branch of the U.S. Military hosts a website with information about available employment opportunities on military bases. A comprehensive list of job opportunities can be found at usajobs.gov. Job listings can also be found at the Civilian Personnel Office on each military base.

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Jobs on military bases are available for civilians, as well as active duty military personnel. Military bases are located throughout the U.S. and around the world. Position availability, along with information on benefits, pay scale, job requirements and the application process are detailed on the civilian employment sites for the Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard. Jobs listed on usajobs.gov include both positions on military bases and at government facilities worldwide. Job listings include detailed information on the qualifications and the hiring process for each position.

Certain positions on military bases are only open to veterans, disabled veterans or spouses and family members of active duty military personnel. Proof of eligibility for these jobs is required. Documentation of employment status and qualifications, as well as any military or federal government service records are requested as part of the application process. A drug test and background screening are required for employment on a military base.

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