The Department of Military Affairs (DMA) is a unique and complex organization. Department Operations is comprised of State and Federal partners that support the mission of the DMA in the areas of human resources, budget and finance, facilities, and strategic initiatives.
The State and Federal bodies of Department Operations each provide services to specific customers, both within and outside of the DMA. Please visit both branches of DMA’s support system to learn more about the specific services, customers and Career Opportunities.
Federal Human Resources Office
The Federal Human Resources Office (J1/Manpower & Personnel directorate) provides personnel support services for the Air National Guard and the Army National Guard. This encompasses the full-time Active Guard Reserve(AGR) and Federal Civil Service/Technicians, both "dual status" (excepted or affiliated with the military) & "non-dual status" (competitive) employees.
State Human Resources Office
The State Human Resources Office provides personnel support services for the State of Wisconsin. This encompasses both full-time and part-time personnel employed by the State of Wisconsin. The Department of Military Affairs employs approximately 400 permanent state classified employees.