Full Time Petroleum Supply Specialist
NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
17-34 yes old
Must be willing to serve in the military
Petroleum supply specialists are primarily responsible for supervising and managing the reception, storage and shipping of bulk or packaged petroleum-based products.
Receive and stock bulk and package products
Issue and dispense bulk fuels and water from storage and distribution facilities to using units
Select and submit samples to laboratory for testing
Perform petroleum and water accounting duties
Operate equipment used with petroleum and water distribution system and multiproduct pipeline system
Those who want to serve must take, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.
Job training for a petroleum supply specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Training and 11 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field, including practice in using petroleum.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
Operating airplane refueling systems and equipment
Planning and scheduling petroleum transport
Operating pumps, pipelines and tanker equipment
Safety regulations and procedures for handling dangerous materials
Testing oil and fuels
Interest in shop mechanics and business math
Ability to follow spoken instructions
Enjoy physical work
Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.
Earn Cash For In Demand Jobs
You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Occupational Specialties.
Education BenefitsIn the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses. Learn more about education benefits.
Future Civilian Careers
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with oil refineries, pipeline companies and tanker truck and ship lines.