JOBS AT MSC: still hiring CIVMARs!

Did you know that as long as our U.S. Navy warfighters are operating forward, the Navy’s team of civil service mariners (CIVMARs) are on-call and ready to support worldwide?

The Navy has a fleet of over 50 ships operated by CIVMAR crews who deliver the gas, guns and groceries needed for Navy warfighters to stay on mission for extended periods. Together, these CIVMARs and Sailors are ONE Navy team.


Despite the recent federal hiring freeze, we continue to hire approximately 30 CIVMAR personnel each month.

If you are following us at you’ve probably noticed that our recruitment team is back on the road, planning events in prime markets that identify and recruit qualified individuals to apply for our CIVMAR positions. Current, OPEN positions include:

  •  First Officer
  • Second Officer
  • Operations Chief
  • First Assistant Engineer
  • Second Assistant Engineer
  • Third Assistant Engineer
  • Second Electrician
  • Refrigeration Engineer
  • Deck Engineer Machinist
  • Unlicensed Junior Engineer
  • Pumpman
  • Engine Utilityman
  • Steward Cook
  • Cook Baker
  • Entry Level

Learn more about each position here.  

Find out if a recruiter is visiting your area.

If you have additional questions, please call 1-866-562-7672 and speak with our CIVMAR Support Center.

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