Defense Search is dedicated to bringing companies and candidates together.
As the premier specialized staffing firm dedicated to the defense and aerospace industries, our team is focused on your success.
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Staffing done right

Defense Search is the premier specialized staffing firm servicing the defense and aerospace industries. In addition to having more fun, we are dedicated to your success by matching the best talent with leading organizations. Our process is designed to be smooth and efficient – making the best matches seamless.

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Featured Candidates

  • Accounts Payable Analyst
    Accounts Payable AnalystSan Diego, CA

    2 years of experience with Deltek Costpoint

    Proficient in Excel and Word

    Great tenure with reputable defense companies

    • Quality Engineer
      Quality EngineerSan Diego, CA

      MS Business Administration

      BS Manufacturing Engineering Technology

      3+ years Quality experience

      CQE certified, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certified

      Extensive experience with Root Cause Analysis

      AS 9100, ISO 9001

      Statistical Process Control (SPC) experience

      • Warehouse Associate
        Warehouse AssociateSan Diego, CA

        Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage, production areas and loading docks

        Tagged all inbound merchandise with receiving date

        Operated forklifts and other heavy machinery safely

        Operated PC and RF-based computer systems with a high level of accuracy

        Search openings

        Defense Search is constantly seeking talented individuals who are looking for the next step in their career. We match the top employees in the defense and aerospace industries with the foremost companies; spelling success for both candidate and company every day. Click below to explore an up-to-the-minute overview of our openings.

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        Board of excellence

        We pride ourselves on our service and we’re thrilled when clients and candidates share their experiences about us.
        • "I've been talking your services up over here and so there may be a few colleagues of mine looking to sign up (with your firm). I think you guys are awesome so... I had to tell my friends.”

          Micah, Candidate
        • “I think you’ve done a very good job finding candidates. This isn’t an easy position to recruit for.”

          Scott, Client
        • “Your team really impressed me with how they not only went full throttle, but I’m screening every candidate because they’re all that good!”

          Micah, Client
        • “I just wanted to say thanks for your help in this process. I’ve had a few recruiting companies working with me, and you are the only one who has taken the time to communicate with me."

          Levi, Candidate
        • “I wanted to thank you for your help in the recruiting process. I’ve been increasingly impressed by the amount of time and consideration that professionals such as yourself at Simply Biotech have taken in connecting job seekers with potential employers. Although it may simply be your job, the work you’ve done so far has appeared to be above and beyond what I could have possibly expected. Thank you so much.”

        • You are the best! I have never had any recruiters provide such useful information before sending someone on an interview!

          Srinivas, Candidate