Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (Lakehurst, NJ)

Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division

Program Dates: TBD

Only US Citizens will be considered.  Dual Citizens are not eligible.  You must be at least 18 to participate.


NAWCAD/NAVAIR Lakehurst, an agency in the Department of the Navy, is the primary source of Naval Aviation Technology for the Fleet. With locations on both the East and West coasts, NAVAIR develops, acquires and supports aircraft and weapons technology for U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and the Department of Defense. 

NAWCAD/NAVAIR Lakehurst, located in New Jersey, employs electrical, mechanical, computer engineering and computer scientists; as well as CyberSecurity/Information Assurance.  Specific opportunities exist in the areas of electromagnetics, systems engineering, control systems, instrumentation, system testing, digital imaging, robotics, information technology, networking, machine vision applications, electro-optics, night vision device compatibility, electrical/electronic and system/subsystem/component design. 

NAWCAD/NAVAIR Lakehurst is located approximately 60 miles east of Philadelphia on the newly designated Joint Base McGuire, Dix, Lakehurst in Central New Jersey.  It is the center of excellence for Aircraft Launch and Recovery Equipment (ALRE) and Support Equipment (SE) for the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Navies around the world.  NAWCAD/NAVAIR Lakehurst core mission is to provide the Fleet with Aircraft Platform Interface (API) products, that allow the successful and safe operation of naval aircraft from aircraft carriers, air capable ships and expeditionary airfields worldwide.  NAWCAD/NAVAIR Lakehurst is the only agency in the world performing this critical API mission.

Various state-of-the-art technologies of the NAWCAD are as follows:

For information:

Michele Huk  732-323-5009