Employment in Antarctica
Employers / Contractors:
Lockheed won the contract to provide support to the U.S. Antarctic Program in early 2012. Lockheed is the largest private contractor (and employer) providing support to the USAP. Lockheed was formed to specifically meet the needs of the National Science Foundation's Office of Polar Programs.
Petroleum Helicopters Inc. (PHI)
In 1996 won a competitively bid contract from the NSF to provide McMurdo-based helicopter operations as a part of the planned withdrawal of the U.S. Navy from Antarctica.
Petroleum Helicopters, Inc.
Attention: Recruiting - Human Resources Department
Post Office Box 90808
Lafayette, LA 70509
NANA Management Services (Sedexho Marriott)
Provides Station Services Support with a special arrangement under Raytheon Polar Services. Apply through RPSC.