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Come Work With Us!

Tinker Air Force Base is Oklahoma's largest single site employer, with over 25,000 personnel delivering airpower for America!

The Tinker AFB LinkedIn page regularly posts job announcements available under direct hire authority, or DHA.

Current Direct Hire Authority Openings

  • Resume Call (Ongoing)

    OC-ALC is hiring experienced Nondestructive Testing Technicians, Aircraft and Aircraft Engine Mechanics, Sheetmetal Mechanics, Aircraft Electricians, Aircraft Ground Equipment Mechanics, and Electronic Integrated System Mechanics.

    If you have experience or education in these fields and are interested in a long-term career with the State of Oklahoma's largest single site employer, please send your resume as a file attachment--Last name, First name (.pdf preferred) to:


Tinker Talks Podcast: What is the Employee Enhancement Program?

Tinker Talks - Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex people, jobs and the future
72nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs
Audio by Clayton Cummins
June 2, 2023 | 50:43
In this edition we sit down and talk to the OC-ALC commander, Maj. Gen. Jeff King, OC-ALC Vice Director, Mr. Wayde Loflin and AFGE Local 916 Union President, Mr. Jeremy Ross about the great employees in the complex and the programs put in place to assist with personal and professional growth, job growth, and the work being done now to prepare the complex for future workload and growth.

For more information on careers and all the ways to apply for a career in the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, please visit:

Also make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram @TinkerAirForceBase and on Twitter at Team_Tinker and LinkedIn @TinkerAFB.

DISCLAIMER - the appearance of the AFGE Local 916 is not endorsement by the United States Air Force.


Visit to view open job announcements available in the Tinker area, as well as nationwide.

Learn how to navigate the USAJOBS website by viewing this slide show (PDF): USAJOBS-How Do I Get Through It All

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