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 Navy Careers

  1. New rules for early exits

    Early outs are back. But before you pack your sea bag and head down the brow listen up: This isn't like any other early-out program. Officials aren't opening the doors to everybody....

      1:49 PM, May 19, 2014
  2. New rules for early exits

    Early outs are back. But before you pack your sea bag and head down the brow listen up: This isn't like any other early-out program. Officials aren't opening the doors to everybody....

      1:49 PM, May 19, 2014
  3. Congratulations, chief! The 2015 selection board results

    The career aspirations of 3,794 first class petty officers were given a huge shot in the arm today as the Navy released the names of the sailors chosen to become chiefs by the 2015 selection board....

      12:27 PM, Aug. 7, 2014
  4. Tips from the insiders on advancing to chief

    It's one of the hardest jobs that chief petty officers have counseling their E-6s who didn't select for chief petty officer....

      10:43 AM, Aug. 24, 2014
  5. Congratulations, chief! The 2015 selection board results

    The career aspirations of 3,794 first class petty officers were given a huge shot in the arm today as the Navy released the names of the sailors chosen to become chiefs by the 2015 selection board....

      12:27 PM, Aug. 7, 2014
  6. Switching services could be your best shot at OCS

    Michael Heller knew that if he was going to move up, he had to get out....

      1:46 PM, Apr. 21, 2014
  7. New rules issued for sailor evals and fitreps

    Sailors just got another reason to take care of their shipmates: If you don't, it'll be marked against you on your evaluation....

      2:01 PM, Aug. 29, 2013
  8. Joint Base Charleston getting new commander

    The military community at Joint Base Charleston is bidding farewell to commander Col. Richard McComb and welcoming a C-130 combat veteran in his place....

      8:45 AM, Aug. 29, 2013
  9. Boosted bonuses: New rules raise payout ceiling to $100K

    A new war is on the Navy's horizon, one for keeping the best people with the hottest skills in the ranks....

      8:22 AM, Apr. 21, 2014
  10. New rules issued for sailor evals and fitreps

    Sailors just got another reason to take care of their shipmates: If you don't, it'll be marked against you on your evaluation....

      2:01 PM, Aug. 29, 2013
  11. E-8 selections released

    Here is a list of the sailors selected for promotion to senior chief:...

      7:39 PM, Jun. 5, 2014
  12. Flying warrant officer program gets the ax

    The Navy has permanently grounded its 6-year-old Flying Warrant Officer Program, saying that though successful at turning enlisted sailors into aviators, the needs of the service have changed....

      7:07 AM, Aug. 26, 2013
  13. Tough chief induction rules

    The end of chief induction, at least as many sailors have come to know it, was previewed in a stern message early this year from Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (AW/NAC) Mike Stevens....

      8:09 AM, Jul. 15, 2013
  14. CO of hospital ship's treatment facility sacked

    The Navy fired the senior naval officer aboard the hospital ship Comfort on Tuesday, citing him for command climate problems and for being unengaged, according to a news release....

      3:48 PM, Aug. 28, 2013
  15. Tough chief induction rules

    The end of chief induction, at least as many sailors have come to know it, was previewed in a stern message early this year from Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (AW/NAC) Mike Stevens....

      8:09 AM, Jul. 15, 2013
  16. 15-year retirement option opens again

    The 15-year early retirement option again will be offered to certain categories of active and reserve soldiers who are selected for involuntary separation in fiscal 2014 because of promotion passovers or drawdown-related force management programs....

      5:35 PM, Sep. 3, 2013
  17. Commanding officer, XO and senior enlisted firings

    A list of commanding officers, XOs and senior enlisted leaders who have been fired, sorted by year....

      10:22 AM, Jul. 3, 2014
  18. Want a fast promotion? Go intel or medical

    Hoping to speed up your chances for promotion in an age of staff drawdowns and plummeting selection rates? Bone up on your intelligence skills or anatomy books....

      7:44 AM, Aug. 20, 2013
  19. Take time off from the Navy and keep your benefits

    When Lt. Cmdr. Richard Witt found out he'd been accepted into the Harvard Kennedy School, he thought he had two choices: end his 13-year military career or say no to Harvard....

      10:32 AM, May 6, 2013
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