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Sheet Metal Mechanics work on an F-15

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!!!

    OC-ALC needs entry level mechanics as well as those with knowledge in Hydraulic, Electrical, Pneumatic, Generator, Diesel and Gas Engine Maintenance practices.

    OC-ALC also needs 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:


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

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