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

  • OC-ALC Resume Call (Ongoing)

    The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex has a need for entry-level and Journeyman mechanics experienced in hydraulic, electrical, pneumatic, generator, diesel and gas engine maintenance practices.


    Experience with aircraft engines and/or ground equipment experience is preferred but not required.


    Please send your resume named: Last name, First name (.pdf preferred) to the following email address:  



Tinker Talks Podcast: What is the Employee Enhancement Program?

Red Flag 16-4: challenge issued, challenge accepted
20th Fighter Wing
Audio by Tech. Sgt. Frank Miller
Aug. 26, 2016 | 2:17
A still image compilation from Red Flag 16-4 start to finish. (U.S. Air Force photos by Tech. Sgt. Frank W. Miller III) More


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

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