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The 176th Wing needs committed team members and leaders to help:

  • Support U.S. national security objectives
  • Protect life and property
  • Preserve peace, order
    and public safety
  • Participate in local, state and national programs
    that add value to America

You need:

  • A meaningful part-time job
  • Some of the best job training in the country
  • Real work and leadership experience
  • Money for education
  • The opportunity to travel
  • To network and make connections
  • To be part of something bigger than yourself
  • To make a difference

Let's talk!

The 176th Wing is always interested in new members. We'd love to talk with you. 


I need to make sure I have all the right information before I make a decision. What should I do first?
Your first step is to check out some of the benefits available. This will help you decide if the Guard is right for you.


Done. Now what?
Next, contact a member of the recruiting team. You will not be "pressured" or anything like that. A recruiter is an expert who can fully explain:

  • What jobs we currently have open 
  • More about the benefits available to Wing members
  • How to prepare for and pursue a full- or part-time career as a Guard member

OK, so how do I contact a recruiter?

If you'd like to ask questions and chat face-to-face, feel free to drop by one of our recruiting offices.

Diamond Center Recruiting Office
800 E Diamond Boulevard, Suite 3-209B
Anchorage AK 99515
Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
(907) 644-8033

» Master Sgt. Kaleo Vicente, 176 Wing Recruiting Office Supervisor: (907) 727-0400
» Tech. Sgt. Garrett Wier, Designated Officer and Enlisted Recruiter: (907) 727-2521
» Tech. Sgt. Mike Hecker, Production Recruiter: (907) 602-3982


Wasilla Recruiting Office
1519 E Financial Drive, Suite 210c
Wasilla AK 99654
Mon-Fri, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat by appointment
(907) 357-9320

» Tech. Sgt. Franz Deters, Production Recruiter: (907) 240-2471


Other links you might find helpful:
GoANG.com -- A national site that provides more information about the Air National Guard as a whole. It offers chat operators who can help answer any questions you may have. (The chat operators are available Monday thru Thursday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Alaska Standard Time, and Friday from 4 a.m. to 1 p.m. AST. Just click on "Chat" in the menu options.) You can also call these recruiters at 1-800-ToGoANG (1-800-864-6264). 

Undergraduate Pilot Training. Want to be an Alaska Air National Guard pilot? These professional flying positions require a high level of training. Find out more at this link.

Full-time job openings: In addition to its "traditional" (that is, part-time) workforce, the 176th Wing also has some full-time employees. These employees fall into two categories:

* Active Guard Reserve (AGR)
 employees are paid according to their rank and time in service, like members of the active-duty Air Force. Active Guard Reserve (AGR) vacancies

* Technicians are federal employees, and thus are paid according to the federal civilian pay scale. A technician is similar in many ways to a federal civilian employee. The main differences are that (a) they wear the normal military uniform on the job; and (b) to be eligible for a technician position, a person must also have or take a regular "traditional" position with the Air National Guard. Technician vacancies


 Inside the 176th WG

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tab176WG - FLIGHT TRAINING
Want to be a professional pilot or navigator in the Alaska Air National Guard? These positions require more extensive training than most other positions. Find out more here.

tabBENEFITS
Joining the 176th Wing gives you access to a long list of benefits. Here's a quick look at just a few of them.

Pay
Regular pay
Enlistment bonuses

Education
Tuition Assistance
Montgomery G.I. Bill 
Student Loan Repayment 
Scholarships

Job Training

Health Insurance
Medical
Dental

Life Insurance

Free Travel

Base Privileges 
Shopping
Lodging
Classes
Recreation
Child Care
Auto Shop
Much More

VA Home Loans

Retirement

Thrift Savings Plan

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