Logistics Manager

U.S. Navy


Job Description

To be eligible to enlist in the U.S. Navy, candidates must be between the ages of 18-34

 

In this field, your efforts are critical in delivering what the Navy needs for mission success. Youll always be thinking ahead and will know what people want before they doand youll never miss a beat. Become a pro in inventory management, financial management, and procurement.


SUPPLY AND LOGISTICS JOBS IN THE NAVY

 

LOGISTICS SPECIALIST
How do you launch F/A-18 Hornets off an aircraft carrier without a stocked supply of new tires on board? You dont. From ordering needed supplies in the middle of a hurricane to inspecting incoming cargo from across the world, Logistics Specialists keep it all running.

 

RETAIL SERVICES SPECIALIST
You might think being stationed on a Naval ship in the middle of the ocean would mean going without simple joys like favorite snacks and coffee runs, but youd be wrong. Youll be in charge of maintaining inventories and operations for all things retail on the shipstores, coffee shops, laundry services, etc.

 

CULINARY SPECIALIST
In the Navy, the galley, or dining area, is the heart of every ship. This is where the crew gathers to eat, socialize and relax. As a Culinary Specialist, you run the showplanning and managing all inventories, food orders, and financial records.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

 

From the day you start, youll receive:
Competitive salary
Potential to earn a bonus upon enlistment
Free health insurance
Free housing
A retirement plan
Paid training
College credit

 

EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

 

Navy College Program and Tuition Assistance
Post-9/11 GI Bill, up to 100% tuition
Professional credentials and certifications
College credit hours toward a bachelors or associate degree through the American Council on Education

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS


U.S. citizen or equivalent
High school graduate or equivalent
17 years of age or older

 

General qualifications may vary depending upon whether youre currently serving, whether youve served before or whether youve never served before.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

 

These roles perform a variety of duties worldwide, at numerous overseas and stateside shore commands, aboard surface ships, aircraft and submarines. They generally divide time between assignments ashore and afloat.

 

PART-TIME OPPORTUNITIES

 

Serving part-time as a Navy Reserve Sailor, your duties will be carried out during your scheduled drilling and training periods. During monthly drilling, Sailors in the Navy Reserve typically work at a location close to their homes.

 

Take a moment to learn more about the general roles and responsibilities of Navy Reserve Sailors.

 

 

Required qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

Preferred qualifications:

  • At least high school diploma or equivalent or higher
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