OFFICER

PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER

COMMUNICATE OUR MISSION

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With so much of our information classified for the safety and success of our missions, it can be a challenge for the public to understand our goals. Public Affair Officers use their diplomatic expertise to educate the public while safeguarding the details of endeavors from foreign threats. These experts develop a strong working relationship with media representatives as well as serving as liaison with civilian organizations and other groups to properly share our story without jeopardizing national security.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Bachelor’s degree specializing in one of the following: communication, journalism, public relations, visual information, broadcasting, advertising, business/marketing, management, political science, foreign area studies or one of the behavioral or social sciences

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of principles and practices of communication and the Air Force
    • No record of disciplinary action that brings into question integrity, responsibility or professionalism
    • Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
    • No recorded evidence of substance abuse, emotional instability, personality disorder or unresolved mental health problems
    • A valid state driver’s license to operate government motor vehicles
    • Completion of Officer Training School (OTS), Air Force Academy (AFA) or Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC)
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 39

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you into a leader and an officer in this field? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • OFFICER TRAINING SCHOOL

    9.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

YOUR FUTURE IS WAITING.

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