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Defense Courier Duty


Defense Courier Duty
Program Background
The Defense Courier Operations and Plans Directorate is responsible for executing the courier mission to provide secure, timely, and efficient end-to-end global distribution of classified and sensitive material for the United States and its allies. DCD is open to all rates through-out various billets. The tour length will be 36 months or Department of Defense (DoD) area tour for overseas assignment.
  • U.S Citizen
  • Paygrade of E-5 and above or have been selected to E-5
  • Possess mature judgment, highly reliable, and be diplomatic and courteous
  • Military Physical Profile Serial Code of or better
  • No physical condition that prevents frequent travel onboard aircraft
  • Valid State driver’s license
  • Able to lift at least 50 pounds
  • Free of chronic pain that prevents sitting or standing for long periods of time, bending over, carrying materials, and enduring long missions on aircraft or in vehicles
  • Must not have received court-martial or non-judicial punishment within the last 5 years
  • Need to complete the defense courier training course, Levels I & II, upon reporting
  • Willing to endure frequent and lengthy missions
  • Screening will be conducted for selection status to billet
  • NAVPERS 1306/92 sections A, B, C, D2 and D3 will need to be completed
  • All applicants must be able to hold or must currently hold a Top Secret security clearance



  • DoDI 5200.33
  • NAVMED P-117
  • DoD 520.2-R



For further information:


901-874-4583/DSN 882-4583





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