Job Description: SKs procure, store, preserve, and package supplies, spare parts, provisions, technical items, and all other necessary supplies and services. They also keep inventories, prepare requisitions, and check incoming supplies. Storekeepers handle all logistical functions and are experts in the Coast Guard accounting system, preparing financial accounts and reports. They utilize all types of office equipment and use computers extensively. They also operate all types of material handling equipment, including forklifts.

  • Branch Branch: Coast Guard
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: SK
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $43,266
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB:
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-31
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Administrative & Scientific
Average Age
33 Average Age
Average Age
1,327 Number Employed
Average Age
10.0 YearsAverage Employment


Pros: Diverse, advancement opportunities

Cons: Stressful at times

Location: San Francisco, CA


Great place to work if you like a high intensity work-reward office. The job covers every aspect of supply/finance/inventory for multiple departments and outlying sites. Management is extremely knowledgeable and willing to help with any situation whether it be personal or professional. This unit provides the widest areas of growth for professional development and really teaches every aspect of the job. With that said, business is business, and this is a serious work environment with minimal time to connect with colleagues and build work relationships.