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
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.
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:
Potential to earn a bonus upon enlistment
Free health insurance
A retirement plan
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.
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.
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.
- 18 years or older
- Legally authorized to work in the United States
- At least high school diploma or equivalent or higher