HR Careers Human Resources Careers

Join DFAS and become a member of an exciting team of select individuals chosen to provide human resources services to the Department of Defense. We are looking for people who have a passion for ensuring we have the right people in the right place at the right time with the right skills. As a recognized leader in Human Resources, we provide HR services for approximately 25,000 DoD employees from DFAS and 7 other DoD agencies.  We also provide HR services to two additional non-DoD agencies. As a member of our team, you will help DFAS attract, develop, manage and retain a high quality, diverse workforce

Key functional areas

  • Recruitment and placement

  • Labor and employee relations

  • Learning and development

  • Position management and classification

  • Benefits

  • Personnel security

  • Innovation and information solutions


As a member of our team, you will receive training in federal human resources policies and processes as well as other topics such as leadership, project management, and Lean Six methodologies. You may also have the opportunity to pursue professional certifications such as:

  • Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)

  • Security Fundamentals Professional Certification (SFPC)

  • Certified Counter-Insider Threat Professional-Fundamentals (CCITP-F)

  • Society of Human Resource Management – Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)

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AskHRHRCCC DFAS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. We are committed to cultivating a diverse, results-oriented, high-performing workforce and fostering a flexible, inclusive work environment to provide the highest level of service to our customers. We know that we are at our best when we draw on the talents of all parts of our society and that diverse perspectives are one of our greatest strengths.