DFAS Hire a Hero Program

DFAS offers careers in Accounting, Auditing, Financial Management, Human Resources, Information Technology, Mission Support, and Contracting. If you’re looking for an opportunity to work for one of the largest finance and accounting operations in the world, DFAS is the place for you.

We recognize veterans bring tremendous value and skill to DFAS – their leadership skills, team attitude and mission focus are key attributes we consider essential to our agency.

DFAS Hire a Hero Program

DFAS is committed to providing employment opportunities for men and women who have honorably served on behalf of our nation. To support this commitment, we are currently using an Applicant Supply File that includes 10 point veteran's preference eligible applicants. After a preliminary qualification determination is made, we place applicants in this file as a match for all of our specialties (series) and grades for which they are likely qualified. As vacancies occur in these specialties and grades, we can use this file and these possible matches as a means of recruitment using streamlined hiring authorities.

Apply through the Hire a Hero Program

Select Category "Applicant Documents", Subcategory "Submit Documentation" to bring up a secure ticket to submit your documentation for the Hire a Hero Program. On the top of the form you will input contact information and establish a password to gain future access to your ticket.  On the bottom of the form you will attach the documents to support your application (see below list of documents) and have the opportunity to ask questions related to program. Once documents have been attached and required fields have been completed you will click the “Submit” button to securely transmit your information. Provide the following documents:

  •  Resume
  •  DD-214 (copy 2 or 4, which includes type of discharge (e.g. honorable, general, etc.) which is the copy needed to be registered)
  •  Letter indicating service-connected disability rating
  • College/University Transcripts (must be provided if qualifying based upon education in lieu of experience and/or requesting consideration for a position that has a positive education requirement (e.g. Auditor, Accountant, Contract Specialist, etc.)
  • Hire a Hero Questionnaire (identifies jobs and geographic locations of interest)

Find where you fit, and apply online at USAJobs

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.

Page updated October 28, 2020