The Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Service (DCPAS) develops and oversees civilian human resource plans, policies, and programs for more than 900,000 Department of Defense employees worldwide.
We are the Department of Defense enterprise leader in the development and delivery of civilian personnel policies and HR solutions that strengthen mission readiness.
To be the Federal Government’s premier provider of innovative and fiscally responsible civilian personnel policies, Human Resources solutions, advisory and consulting services.
Department of Defense policies will meet employment laws, be equitable, and respond to the needs of business operations. Human Resource policies cover staffing, workforce relations, pay, classification, leave, and employee benefits.
Defense Civilian Advisory Service training programs support the deliberate development of a highly skilled civilian workforce who are high performing, results-oriented and well prepared to excel in a joint, total force environment.