HAVE ORDERS TO DTRA? WELCOME ABOARD!
Welcome to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA).
Our mission is one of unparalleled importance, and its success is solely dependent upon our most valuable resource – our people. Everyone at DTRA performs an important role. The work we do has the power to change the future. DTRA
Senior leaders are committed to your success, and we excited to have you join us in pursuit of our critical mission.
We want to make your transition as easy as possible. By following this
you can access helpful information to begin working on prior to your arrival. It explains what you need to do before your first day, as well as how we will help you get ready for your new responsibilities. If at anytime
you have questions regarding onboarding, your Sponsor and your Supervisor should be your first line of support. You may also contact your Human Resources Specialist, or e-mail
Welcome to our team!
YOUR REPORTING DAY
On your first day at DTRA, you will be greeted by your Sponsor, who will assist you with signing into the building. Afterwards, you will be provided a formal introduction to the organization and attend Orientation (to include in-processing),
given a tour of the office facilities, introduced to your co-workers, setup in your new work space, and provided an opportunity to meet with your new supervisor. Service members will complete service-related in-processing.
When reporting for your first day of duty, you are required to have your Common Access Card (CAC), Orders, Leave Form (depending on your Service), and additional items required for in-processing outlined in Service regulations and instructions.
Wireless and electronic devices, including USB flash drives, are prohibited in the building. Electronic devices must be left in your vehicle, or must be turned off prior to entering the building and stored in the lockers located
in the main lobby.
COMMUTING AND BASE INFORMATION
DTRA is based at the Defense Threat Reduction Center (DTRC), located at 8725 John J. Kingman Road, Fort Belvoir, Virginia on the campus of the McNamara Headquarters Complex (HQC).
For directions and additional information about how to access our facilities on your first day:
Public Transportation/Car & Vanpool Information
Personnel working in the National Capital Region (NCR), DTRC, Fort Belvoir, VA can take advantage of the following transportation options:
Washington Area Metro/Bus
Fort Belvoir Ride
Van Pool Services
GW Ride Connect - Transportation Options
Geographically Separated Units
For new personnel reporting to one of DTRA’s Geographically Separated Units (i.e., remote site locations), follow the links below for additional information: