Pros: wonderful people. love being in uniform.
Cons: constantly at work, but that is active duty.
I am responsible for 223 GSA vehicles dispersed across the state of Texas and used by the Texas Army National Guard Recruiting and Retention Force. I oversee all government purchase card purchases for the company and for the marketing department, and I am responsible for making sure that those purchases fall within guidelines. I manage all the Unit Travel Card purchases for the Recruit Sustainment Program. These purchases include rental vehicles and lodging necessary for the young soldiers awaiting Basic Training and other training who are drilling in preparation for upcoming schools. I am in charge of providing the entire recruiting force and support staff with laptops, computers, cell phones, and wifi. I facilitate the systems maintenance and imaging of the comoputers. I forecast logistical needs for the recruiting force for budget and contracting purposes. I control the property book inventory of all equipment in addition to the inventory of vehicles throughout the state. I am a logistics project manager for any and all major events, such as Annual Training for 300 personnel plus spouses, Texas Strong Warrior Challenge, and others.