355th Contracting Squadron Mission Spotlight

355th Contracting Squadron

355th Contracting Squadron

Mr. Chuck Gonzales and 2nd Lt. Justin Roberts, review the latest government purchase card guidance during a surveillance here April 16. Mr. Gonzales and Lieutenant Roberts are both members of the Plans and Programs Flight of the 355th Contracting Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alesia Goosic)

Mr. Chuck Gonzales and 2nd Lt. Justin Roberts, review the latest government purchase card guidance during a surveillance here April 16. Mr. Gonzales and Lieutenant Roberts are both members of the Plans and Programs Flight of the 355th Contracting Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alesia Goosic)


Unit:
355th Contracting Squadron

Brief History:
The 355th Contracting Squadron was activated 1 May 1992 under the 355th Logistics Group at Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ. On 30 September 2002, it was reassigned to the 355th Mission Support Squadron. Since its activation, the squadron was awarded the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for the following periods: 1 May 92 - 1 Aug 93, 1 Jun 95 - 31 May 97, 1 Jun 02 - 31 May 04, 1 Jun 04 - 31 May 06, 1 Jun 07 - 31 May 09.

Slogan:
"We Are...CONS"

Mission (Mission Statement):
Directs contracting programs for the acquisition and administration of commodities, services, and construction requirements in support of the 355th Fighter Wing and tenant units including 12th Air Force, and the Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group, and maintains worldwide contingency contracting capability in support of national taskings.

Vision Statement:
Customer's first choice for quality contracting support and business advice

Description:
The 355th CONS is comprised of 25 active-duty Airmen and 18 civilians.
- 2012 CINC Installation Excellence Unit Special Recognition Award
- 2009 ED Jewett Award (Military Affairs Committee's Squadron of the Year)