While the United States Air Force has some of the most talented people available to work on any given project, there are still needs to call in outside experts from time to time. These contractors need to be handled correctly including discussing the terms of the contract and making sure that they are living up to their end of the contract. When you work as a Contract Apprentice in the US Air Force, you will be in charge of shopping out contracts and finding the right person for the job.
What You Bring to the Table
While you will receive excellent training in order to be able to do your job well, there are a few things you should already have control over. You should be able to maintain patience even when dealing with two unhappy parties. You will have to be able to maintain a diplomatic attitude even when are upset that a contractor is not staying true to the contract agreement. You should also have the ability to make executive decisions without compunction.
Duties and Responsibilities
As a contract apprentice in the US Air Force you will have to maintain a list of contractors and the work that they will be able to do. You will then have to take a look at the list of needs that the Air Force has which need to be met by an outside contact. Matching the two involves shopping for quotes and then making a decision about what contractor is the best decision. Click above to learn more.