Transportation, Supply and Logistics
Careers in this field focus on the acquisition, allocation, preparation, transport and storage of the numerous supplies and materials needed to conduct Military operations. Ships, aircraft, trucks, buses, vans and trains are all part of the Military’s transportation system. Keeping the armed forces ready and able to travel anywhere and everywhere in the world safely and efficiently requires strategic planning and strong organizational and troubleshooting skills. Other roles keep the Military’s supply system operating smoothly: The Military maintains a large inventory of food, medicines, ammunition, spare parts and other supplies, which must be ordered, stored and distributed each day.