DoD civilian workforce

(U.S. Army Photo by Bridgett Siter)Soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division used the latest prototype of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) during a training exercise in October at Fort Pickett, Va. The event was part of a larger Soldier Touch Point, the third major milestone in the development and testing of the IVAS, which will undergo one more STP in the spring before initial fielding next year. (U.S. Army Photo by Bridgett Siter)

From recruitment to retention, Army puts more management focus on civilian workforce

In the last year, the Army said its “People Strategy” led to major gains in recognizing the value of its civilian workforce, spurring recruitment and career…

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)Lloyd Austin

Pentagon civilian employees get their deadline to receive COVID-19 vaccine

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More than 800 service members and civilians gathered at Camp Atterbury for Cyber Shield 18 at Camp Atterbury, Indiana from May 6-18, 2018.

In NDAA, shift in attitude toward DoD civilians goes beyond pay raise

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The Army has ideas for reducing civilian time-to-hire

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DoD pushing to resurrect contractor-vs-civilian competitions

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Navy, Air Force want Congress to abolish 180-day waiting period to hire military retirees

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Army wrongly diverted civilian payroll funds to pay other headquarters bills, IG says

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Military leaders say Pentagon’s hiring freeze exemptions don’t fully resolve civilian workforce concerns

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Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work/AP/Cliff Owen

Pentagon ends temporary stoppage in civilian hiring

Commands and agencies throughout the Defense Department have identified the precise civilian jobs they intend to eliminate or restructure under a Pentagon…

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Defense Secretary Ashton Carter/APAsh Carter

Carter proposes host of changes to military, civilian personnel rules

Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced sweeping changes to DoD’s personnel system for both military officers and civilian employees, saying it needs…

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Pentagon orders temporary stoppage in civilian hiring

As of last week, all of the Defense Department components that fall under the direct control of the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) are barred from hiring any new civilian employees.

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