Warehousing and distribution specialists oversee the receipt, storage, documentation, transport, issue, and quality assurance of military supplies. They conduct inventory control using automated or manual methods, and they keep detailed records of the number and condition of supplies. They perform the critical job of maintaining and safeguarding items that are important to the success of military missions and to the health and well-being of military personnel.Explore this career outside the military
Warehousing and distribution specialists work in large general supply centers, small specialized supply rooms, or ship storerooms.
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Warehousing and Distribution Specialists in the Military
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All enlisted service members complete basic military training, which includes time spent in a classroom and in the field, and covers tactical and survival skills, physical training, military life and customs, and weapons training. Warehousing and distribution specialists in the Military will gain skills through classroom study and on-the-job experience. Job-specific training topics relate to handling and storing stock, and may include: Stock control and accounting proceduresProcedures for shipping, receiving, storing, and issuing stockProcedures for handling medical and food suppliesMovement, storage, and maintenance of ammunitionRead More
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