Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with the U.S. Army
Aviation & Missile Command's Research, Development, and Engineering Center (AMCOM -
RDEC). Typically, our entry-level engineers and scientists are given a wide variety of technical and
system related assignments. The assignments may be theoretical or experimental in nature. They
are challenging but achievable, and senior level mentoring is nearby; result: our entry-level engineers
and scientist rapidly progress to the journeyman level. This Center encourages and supports graduate
level education, rewards innovation, and provides the resources needed to excel.
Entry level for most graduates is DB-02 (GS-05 thru GS-11).
Exceptional Students may be hired at a higher level.
Department of Army Engineers and Scientists (CP-16) Web Site
Current and prospective Department of Army Engineers and Scientists (non-construction) can find
valuable career planning information at the E&S (Non-Construction)
Career Program 16 web site. The site includes organization, management and points of contact
information related to CP-16, professional development opportunities, professional recognition, job
announcements from entry to senior levels, workforce demographics, and the Department of Army Engineers
and Scientists Career Program Strategic Plan.
The Huntsville Association of Technical Societies (H.A.T.S.) is an active organization
of approximately 70 organizations in the Huntsville area. Check out the
Arsenal and Huntsville area through the links on our Community Info page.
Personnel Demonstration Project
As one of the leading laboratories in DOD, AMRDEC was chosen to be one of the DOD S&T Reinvention
Laboratory Personnel Demonstration participants. Better known as LabDemo to us, it provides a variety of
benefits and opportunities not available to most federal employee including better pay and faster pay
raises. The LabDemo is a significant change in how DOD reimburses its people.
AMRDEC Employment Opportunities
Redstone and other government employment opportunities at
Government-wide employment opportunities at USAJOBS - United States Office of Personnel Management