/\"The success and safety of every mission depends on getting needed supplies, materials and equipment at a moments notice. The service members of the Purchasing, Supply & Logistics community make sure Americas Navy has what it needs, when it needs it. #GDJULYOfficer positions in the Supply Corps are available to college graduates, and Logistics Specialist (LS) positions are available to those without a degree.Officer RoleA four-year college degree is required to become a Supply Officer. In this role, you will perform executive-level duties in inventory control, financial management, physical distribution systems, petroleum management, personnel transportation, and other related areas. You might:Analyze the demand for supplies and forecast future needsManage the inspection, shipping, handling, and packaging of supplies and equipmentDirect personnel who receive inventory and issue supplies and equipmentEvaluate bids and proposals submitted by potential suppliersStudy ways to use space and distribute supplies efficientlyDetermine the fastest, most economic way to transport cargo or personnelOversee the handling of special items, such as medicine and explosivesEnlisted RoleAs a Logistics Specialist (no college degree required), your efforts are crucial in delivering what the Navy needs for mission success. Enlisted Sailors in the Purchasing & Supply field may:Keep fiscal records of a facilityOrder, store, check and issue Naval aircraft and aeronautical equipment and accessories, including flight gearPrepare inventory reports and correspondenceKeep official publications up to dateMaintain financial logs and recordsOperate computer systems that provide logistic support information for submarine supplies and accounting functionsOrganize and operate Navy post offices, ashore and afloatWork under the supervision of a Supply OfficerOfficer QualificationsThis Officer position requires at least a four-year degree. Degrees in business, science, technology, engineering and mathematics are preferred but not required. A graduate degree is preferred by not required.Enlisted QualificationsA high-school diploma or equivalent is required to become an Enlisted Sailor in the Logistics Specialist field. Those seeking this position must be able to work well with people in a customer service environment. Good arithmetic, verbal and writing skills, as well as recordkeeping skills, are also very important.General QualificationsAll candidates must also be: U.S. citizens, willing to serve worldwide, and qualified for sea duty.General qualifications may vary depending upon whether youre currently serving, whether youve served before or whether youve never served before./\"