Department of the Air Force

Department of the Air Force

Kyle Stone | GovCentral Contributing Writer

The mission of the United States Air Force is to deliver sovereign options for the defense of the United States of America and its global interests – to fly and fight in Air, Space, and Cyberspace. To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, Technology-to-Warfighting and Integrating Operations. This vision requires that it have top civil engineering and intelligence personnel.

The department’s largest agencies are Air Force Materiel Command, Air National Guard, Air Education and Training Command, Air Force Reserve Headquarters, and the Air Combat Command.

Number of Civilian Employees: 155,228

Career Fields:

Information Technology

Types of Occupations:

Intelligence Specialist
Flight Engineer
Aircraft Mechanic
● <a href=“” target ="_blank">Human Resources Specialist

Search for Jobs:

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Agency Website:

Department of the Air Force

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