Join us! Now hiring for 27 enlisted career positions in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air Guard

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  • By Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Matwey
  • 166th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
If you are a high school graduate, under 35 years of age, or have prior military service, our recruiters want to talk with you. We are now hiring for 27 enlisted career positions available this summer in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air National Guard.

Throughout this year we are looking to enlistĀ people into over 100 part-time positions in a wide variety of career fields (called Air Force Specialty Codes, or AFSCs for short). They have great training and pay, medical and insurance benefits, and best-in-a-lifetime education opportunities. You can advance your career while serving your state and nation. Join a unit dedicated to maintaining our core competencies in airlift (operating the C-130 transport aircraft), aeromedical evacuation, civil engineering and network warfare.

Call now to see if you qualify -- contact our recruiting team at 1-302-323-3444, or 1-800-742-6713. Our recruiters can answer any questions you might have about joining and serving. Or, email our Recruiting Office Staff (select 166th Airlift Wing Recruiting).


(Listed by AFSC and Job Title, followed by number of vacancies)

2A5X1 Aerospace Maintenance Apprentice C-130: 4 Vacancies
Inspects, repairs, maintains, troubleshoots, services, and modifies aircraft and install equipment. Performs crew chief and maintenance staff functions.

2A6X1B Aerospace Propulsion Apprentice: 3 Vacancies
Inspects, removes, repairs, disassembles, installs, assembles, service tests, and modifies turbojet, missile, turboprop, turbo shaft, small gas turbines, and turbo fan engines and propellers.

2A6X2 Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE) Apprentice: 3 Vacancies
Services, inspects, troubleshoots, repairs, and performs preventive maintenance on motor and engine driven generator sets, air conditioners, hydraulic test stands, air compressors, bomblifts, heaters, and other similar support equipment.

2A6X4 Aircraft Fuel System Apprentice: 1 Vacancy
Removes, repairs, inspects, installs, and modifies aircraft fuel systems to include integral fuel and water cell tanks, and associated hardware and equipment.

2A6X5 Aircraft Hydraulic Systems Apprentice: 2 Vacancies
Inspects, troubleshoots, installs, repairs, overhauls, and modifies aircraft hydraulic and in-flight refueling systems and associated ground equipment.

2A7X1 Aircraft Metals Technology Apprentice: 2 Vacancies
Operates metalworking machines; welds, blazes, forges, heat treats, and solders metal in fabricating, reworking, designing, and repairing metal parts or components.

2F0X1 Fuels Apprentice: 2 Vacancies
Operates installed and mobile fuel handling equipment. Receives, stores, inspects, issues, transfers, tests, and transports petroleum fuels, aircraft systems environmental fluid, demineralized water, and cryogenics. Performs operator maintenance on fuel equipment. Prepares receipt, inventory, and issue accounting documents for fuels and cryogenics.

2T2X1 Air Transportation Apprentice: 3 Vacancies
Receives, processes, and categorizes cargo; processes eligible passengers for airlift; selects and assembles aircraft loads, loads and unloads aircraft; prepares and maintains air movement records and reports, and performs fleet services on aircraft.

2T3X1 Special Purpose Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance Apprentice: 1 Vacancy
Inspects, maintains, and repairs special purpose base vehicle equipment.

3E2X1 Pavement and Construction Equipment Apprentice: 2 Vacancies
Operates construction equipment to prepare surfaces, excavates, moves earth, grade, level, stabilizes, and compacts soil. Operates snow removal equipment. Construction maintains, and repairs airfield pavements, roads, curbs, matting, membranes, and revetments. Assist in use and handling of explosives.

3E3X1 Structural Apprentice: 1 Vacancy
Construction, maintains, repairs, and modifies structural systems wooden, masonry, metal, and concrete buildings. Fabricates and repairs components of buildings, utility systems, and real property equipment including hoist and cranes.

3E4X1 Utilities Systems Apprentice: 1 Vacancy
Installs, maintains, and repairs water distribution, storm and sanitary sewage, industrial waste and gas distribution-piping systems. Also included are appurtenances, controls, and electrical equipment. Operates water and waste water treatment systems. Complies with environmental and safety regulations.

4N0X1 Medical Service Apprentice: 2 Vacancies
Assists professional personnel to plan, provide, and evaluate patient care including inpatient care, outpatient care, emergency services, and disaster preparedness. May perform as an independent duty apprentice. May perform aeromedical evaluation duties. Participates in medical service training activities. May assist in caring for and monitoring allergy patients and administering immunizations. May perform duties in caring and treating neurological patients.

Call now to see if you qualify: 1-302-323-3444

Note: This listing is updated periodically to reflect our current enlisted vacancies, and available openings will change over time.