Get to know your local recruiters and see how they can help you prepare for your future as an Airman. Whether you're entering the Air Force as an enlisted Airman or an officer, there are a lot of factors that will shape your journey, including your unique background, current situation and goals for the future. We'll help you determine the best path for you and figure out what steps you need to take to get your Air Force career started.
TSgt Chris Balderas
TSgt Chris Balderas -I recruit out of Alton IL. -I joined the Air Force out of Vandalia IL in July of 2010 -Prior to becoming a recruiter, I was a Security Forces member specializing in patrol, dispatch, corrections, and Police Services and Crime prevention - My hobbies include everything Marvel, I am a huge Captain America fan, I love to spend time with my wife and concerts and you can always find me trying the new local food shops -I love the Air Force because it has taught me to think outside of myself and to be part of a team while giving me skills, education and the ability to use critical thinking -I believe in the philosophy of “People first” and I personally believe it is my responsibility to give each of you the Air Force experience you deserve!
MAKE A DECISION
Your decision to join the United States Air Force starts here. Choose a path that is right for you. Whether your desire is to get a free education, travel the world, or make a difference, the Air Force allows you to do all three and more.
As with most jobs, the Air Force does require that you meet certain standards. The next step in the process is to make sure you qualify to join. Make an appointment with your local recruiter today to learn what those requirements are and see if you are eligible.
Once you've decided to become an Airman, it is up to you to make sure you are physically and mentally prepared for service. Make sure your application process goes smoothly by providing all the necessary documentation and meeting the required standards of the Air Force.