Sheet Metal Mechanics work on an F-15

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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:  



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

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