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What this job is about

The armed forces require a lot of supplies, from food for soldiers to gas for armed vehicles and weapons – you get the drift. And, since the organization of supplies requires a precise touch, specialized supply technicians that track the use off supplies, as well as divvies up goods and reorders new stuff so everyone has exactly what they need. Because you'll be keeping meticulous records, it's better for someone with good organizational skills. Record-keeping, inventory control, shipping and receiving are all in a day's work for supply techs. If you're really into bubble wrap and invoicing, it'd be the perfect job for you.

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What it Takes

Active Listening

Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

Complex Problem Solving

Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.


Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.

Critical Thinking

Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.


Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.

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