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Who We Are

Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Naples provides the sustainment, fleet technical assistance and voyage repair to naval ships and craft operating within the FIFTH and SIXTH Fleet area of operations (AOR). Manned with numerous highly specialized technicians the staff provides Distance Support and Fleet Technical Assistance to the ships deployed to Mediterranean Sea, while a cadre of maintenance professional provide oversight for Continuous Maintenance Availabilities (CMAVs) on ships and the Aegis Ashore Missile Defense facilities in Romania and Poland. In addition, the staff at Naples serve as the headquarters for the FDRMC, providing command and control functions and oversight for the maintenance detachments in Manama, Bahrain and Rota, Spain.

Live the experience of a lifetime in a fast-paced, challenging civil service ship maintenance position that will strengthen and accelerate your professional development, expertise and skill set while promoting peace, regional cooperation, and stability in the European theater.

Why Serve in Italy?
  • You can make a difference!
  • Naples is the home of the U.S. SIXTH Fleet. The Flag ship USS MOUNT WHITNEY is homeport in Gaeta, Italy, four Ballistic Missile Defense Destroyers are station in Rota, and the entire Atlantic fleet deploys to our theater. When you are stationed in Naples, you are in the heart of all the action.
  • We have positions which will challenge your skills and broaden your horizons.
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Moving to Naples truly offers you the opportunity and the Experience of a Lifetime!

We are a small command with limited billets that enable each employee to test their skills and expand their capabilities. You won't be just another team member repairing a system in a shop, you will be the independent technical expert sent to Souda Bay, the Seychelles, Bremen, Split, Odessa, or one of the numerous other world ports in order to correct a critical ship casualty. You will be at the tip of the spear, as part of the team that is protecting and defending U.S. maritime interests in the cradle of civilization. We need the best!

Living in Naples offers unmatched opportunities for travel. It is in the heart of the Mediterranean with access to North Africa, the Middle East and of course all of Europe. The culture and history of the Western world is outside your door step, from the Eternal city of Rome, the destructive majesty of Vesuvius and Pompei, to the Renaissance centers of Florence, Milan and Venice. The food, wine and people will amaze you. With a tour in Naples, you will see the world!

We fix ships and take care of our people!