Is Air Force recruiting right now?
The U.S. Air Force’s recruiting mission will continue as the United States combats the COVID-19 pandemic. Click below to read frequently asked questions about how Air Force recruiting, Basic Military Training and our Airmen are operating and navigating this situation, and how it may affect you.
How long does the Air Force recruitment process take?
There are 65 MEPS located across the U.S. Usually, the MEPS process takes two days. Depending on how far the nearest MEPS is from where you live, you may have to stay overnight in a contract hotel.
How do I contact an Air Force recruiter?
The number is 1-800-423-8723, and it will connect you with an automated system that will help you find an Air Force recruiting office in your area.
What do I need to know before talking to an Air Force recruiter?
10 Tips For Visiting the Recruiting Office
- Have No Fear. Remember you are under no obligation when speaking to a recruiter.
- Go with Someone. You may feel more at ease if you take a friend, parent or someone else you trust.
- Know the ASVAB.
- Be stationed where you want.
- Get paid more.
- Choose your commitment.
- Correct the contract before signing.
- Get it in writing.
What are the best jobs in Air Force?
Best U.S. Air Force jobs
- Public affairs officer.
- Flight engineer.
- Security forces.
- Operations intelligence.
- Air traffic control.
- Tactical aircraft maintenance.
- Aircraft loadmaster.
Can you enlist in the space force?
How can I join the U.S. Space Force? The United States Space Force (USSF) has been established as the newest military branch under the Department of the Air Force. Individuals who would like to support USSF in a non-uniform capacity can apply for employment as a Department of the Air Force Civilian.
What disqualifies you from joining the Air Force?
There are age, citizenship, physical, education, height/weight, criminal record, medical, and drug history standards that can exclude you from joining the military.
What questions do Air Force recruiters ask?
*At this time, all Space Force inquiries will be coordinated by an Air Force recruiter. Recruit Questions
- How is your Service branch different from the others?
- What is the recruiting process like from beginning to end?
- Why should I join the (Service)?
- What’s the Delayed Entry Program?
Do military recruiters lie?
shows. Unfortunately, some (perhaps even many) recruiters do lie. Obviously it’s a detestable thing to give misleading information just to help your sales numbers, especially when it’s a substantial stretch of a recruit’s life that may result in him or her in a combat environment.
What should you not say to a recruiter?
7 Things You Should Never Tell a Recruiter
- “I’m pretty desperate.”
- “It’ll do, I suppose.”
- “I hated my last boss/ colleagues.”
- “Did you not even bother to read my CV?”
- “I’m hoping to go travelling at some point.”
- “I just want more money.”
- “I’d probably accept a counter-offer.”
Which branch has the best benefits?
Which Branch of the Military has the Best Benefits?
- ARMY. The Army is accountable for the defense of the United States on land.
- AIR FORCE. The Air Force oversees the protection of our country from the air.
- MARINE CORPS.
- COAST GUARD.
What military branch pays the most?
- Air Force.
- Marine Corps.
- Coast Guard.
- E-1: $1732 per month.
- E-2: $1,942 per month.
- E-3: $2,043-$2,302 per month.
What should I not tell a military recruiter?
Eight things your military recruiter will never tell you
- 1: Free housing and healthcare isn’t really.
- 2: When you get out, the VA sucks.
- 3: You’re not going to do all the things you saw in the commercials, and if you do, you’re gonna pay for it.
- 3: Spoiler Alert: POGs win in the end.
- 4: Your time is not your own, even when it is.
What happens when you talk to an Air Force recruiter?
The first meeting with the recruiter will likely be in their office and will be an informal chat asking more about you, why you want to join the Air Force, about your past, and answering any questions you have about the Air Force. Also, bring a pad and paper to take notes to the answers of your questions.
What do Air Force recruiters look for?
Confirm Eligibility: Your Air Force recruiter will interview you to confirm your moral and other eligibility to join. 2. Aptitude Testing: You will take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) exam, which tests both your current knowledge and your propensity to learn in eight different subject areas.