Stennis Space Center is a unique federal and commercial city that is home to more than 30 federal, state, academic and private organizations and numerous technology-based companies. For more than four decades, Stennis has served as America’s largest rocket test complex.
Located in Hancock County, Mississippi on the Louisiana border, the workforce of 4,500 civil servants, contractors, scientists, and engineers provides a significant source of employment and income in the two state region.
NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility is located in New Orleans, where Lockheed Martin Space Systems manufactures the Space Shuttle External Tanks. Michoud also works on experimental space vehicles and related projects. With 2,200 employees, the organization is one of the largest employers in New Orleans.
The Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command is headquartered at Stennis Space Center. The command administers nearly 1,000 personnel at Stennis, comprising the largest concentration of oceanographers in the world.
The partner communities in Mississippi and Louisiana surrounding Stennis offer abundant job opportunities. Below, you’ll find a number of links to help in your search for area opportunities.
Hancock County, Mississippi
Harrison County, Mississippi
Pearl River County, Mississippi
St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Louisiana Department of Labor
Mississippi Department of Employment Security
South Mississippi – Sun Herald job listings
Mississippi Works – Dedicated to making sure that every Mississippian who wants a job can find a job