Making a Difference
The brightest minds working together to prepare our nation’s military and maintain our country’s leadership in space and science.
Who We Are
Arcata Associates, Inc. is an award-winning technical services company with a 40-year legacy providing outstanding mission critical support to the federal government and aerospace/defense companies.
Who We Support
Together, we support military preparedness, space operations, and aeronautics research, we support the challenging missions of our customers: U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, Department of Defense, and NASA.
What We Do
At Arcata, we offer our customers a broad range of technical services that include Engineering services, Operations & Maintenance, Multimedia, Information Technology, Transportation, and Logistics services.
Arcata Associates Expertise
Our hardware, software, and system engineers develop new systems, support old systems, and provide technical documentation and project management.
Operations & Maintenance
Our operators, technicians, and engineers have been keeping systems up and operational for mission critical test and training missions for over 40 years.
Information technology is essential in today’s world. Arcata’s IT experts help government agencies manage IT assets from the enterprise level to the desktop.
Our award winning multimedia team specialists work together to design and produce products and multimedia projects that help our customers succeed.
We stand ready to support extensive vehicle operations & maintenance, fleet management, and fuels management for military and commercial customers.
Arcata provides highly accurate and comprehensive receiving, storage, and distribution services that include warehouse & property management.
Who We Support
Our talented, energetic professionals thrive on challenge. Together, we support military preparedness, space operations, and aeronautic research.
Great teams achieve great destinies. Join the Arcata team and join like-minded people coming together to find solutions for our nation’s most demanding technological challenges. Are you passionate about science, space, aeronautics, or supporting critical military preparedness? Join the Arcata family and make a real contribution to the workplace and the world in which we live.
Utilize your skills in technical services or transportation – work a job that makes an impact on the earth, in the air, and beyond the edge of space. Benefits of working for Arcata Associates:
We prepare our nation’s military and ensure they have the best systems to defend our country
We design and develop systems to explore our universe and improve our understanding of Earth
Our strength is our people. We treat our employees with respect, and recognize and reward performance
Read the latest updates and news from our team.
Around Arcata – May 2022
President's Message Fantastic start to the year as we experienced a significant decline in the number of COVID-19 cases, started our support of the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC) contract, and received high marks on our DoD and NASA programs....
Around Arcata – December 2021
President's Message The past year has been filled with challenges due to the world-wide pandemic. But the work of Arcata continued at a high level as we supported warfighter training, test and evaluation, aeronautics research, space operations, and space...
One Small Step for Degree, One Giant Leap for Career | UNLV
As a graphic design student, you might expect to get a foot in the door with a magazine or advertising agency, maybe even a fun tech firm....but NASA? Orlando Bustos launched his design career by landing a unique internships through UNLV. Read full...
NASA OSBP – 2017 Small Business Industry Award Winners
Arcata recognized as a OSBP Agency-Level Small Business Subcontractor of the Year. Learn...
Nevada Strong: The Impact of the Armed Forces in the Silver State | Nevadabusiness.com
The U.S. Armed Forces are doing work in Nevada that’s critical to the defense and security of the nation and the state — training pilots, testing drones, fighting overseas remotely, storing munitions and helping battle fires, to name a handful. Read full article on...
UNLV Getting $5 million to develop space exploration technology
UNLV is set to receive up to $5 million to help develop space exploration technology, the university announced today. Read full...
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“The Arcata culture welcomes employees. The culture makes employees feel valued and appreciated. The Arcata culture is grounded on integrity. This culture is sincerely passed down by the company President and Sr. Management. This culture has paved the way for high employee morale and low turnover.”
– Robert, Site Manager