Job Requirements



Basic Requirements

  • U.S. native or naturalized citizen
  • Less than 44 years of age (this may be adjusted based on eligible federal PHS civil service and uniform service active duty time)*
  • Less than 8 years of prior active duty service in any uniformed service other than the Commissioned Corps*
  • Meet suitability, professional, medical and security requirements

* The process to become a commissioned Corps officer may take up to a year. Candidates who exceed the age, prior service or civil service maximums during the application process should be aware that waivers are not generally approved.

Degrees

Candidates must possess a bachelor's or master's degree in engineering from an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Degrees in an engineering-related curriculum, such as engineering technology, are not acceptable.

Page Last Modified on 5/18/2016