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CYS Europe Recruitment Fair

Note: This event has already passed.

Start your CYS Career Today!

Ready to start a new career as a Child & Youth Program Assistant (CYPA) with great pay and benefits? How does a $200 recruitment bonus upon appointment to the position sound PLUS an $800 retention bonus* at the six month mark? Starting today, you apply for vacancies for the CYS Europe Recruitment Fair!

CYS employment also comes with:

  • Career Progression
  • Training tied to salary increases and promotions
  • Access to Childcare
  • Flexible Work Hours
  • Insurance Coverage, including medical, dental, vision, and life
  • Paid Leave
  • Travel Opportunities


Hourly rates of pay are based on qualifications:

  • Entry Level: $00.00
  • Skill Level: $00.00
  • Target Level: $00.00


Qualifications and Conditions:

  • Must be at least 17 years old, a dependent of a Service member or Department of Defense Civilian Employee and in pursuit of a high school diploma, OR must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma/GED
  • Communicate effectively in English (written & orally)
  • Satisfactory completion of pre-employment and background checks
  • Health assessment and immunizations
  • Physical ability to lift 40lbs
  • Walk, bend, stoop and stand on a routine basis

*Recruitment and retention bonus: A $200 recruitment bonus will be paid to the applicant upon appointment to the position. An $800 retention bonus will be paid to the employee after 6 months of satisfactory employment.  Eligibility for these incentives and bonus will be applicable to newly hired individuals selected from this Fair only


USAG Ansbach has two (2) ways applicants can choose from to apply (in-person OR virtual). Please only choose one (1) of these application processes and follow the steps below.  



Here’s how it works on the 20th:

Step 1:

Applicants who are applying in-person must do so at: Pamela Esters CYS Administrative Services, Bldg 5984, Katterbach Kaserne on 20 October, 2021

Please see announcement for a list of documents to bring with you on the day.


Step 2:

Applicants will register in-person at the Pamela Esters CYS Administrative Services Building where applications for the in-person event will be accepted from 8:30 am - 10:30 am.


Step 3:

If your application is successful, you must be available for an in-person interview that will be conducted between 11:00 am - 2:00 pm that same day. If your application is not being considered by HR, you will receive notice prior to interview time.


NOTE: Applicants who arrive after 10:30am will not be considered for hire during the Fair. Interested applicants that miss the deadline can apply via USA Jobs separately to the CYS Europe Recruitment Fair.




Here’s how it works on the 20th:


Step 1:

Click on the link below to apply for the Ansbach CYS Europe Recruitment Fair and submit the documents below (in PDF format) from now until 10:30 a.m. on 20 October, 2021.


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