436th Contracting Squadron

The 436th Contracting Squadron supports Dover AFB by providing quality, customer-oriented contracting support, training and contingency contracting capability to meet all 436th Airlift Wing and tenant unit requirements. This support gives Dover AFB the capability to plan, budget and acquire material and services for all mission area requirements. The services provided range from single, low-dollar commodity purchases and equipment repairs to multi-million dollar service and construction contracts. The 436th Contracting Squadron consists of four flights, all working together to achieve mission success with outstanding professionalism.

The 436th Contracting Squadron plans, awards and administers over $60 million in operational contracts for Dover AFB units. The squadron also manages the government purchase card program, overseeing more than $18 million in small dollar value purchases annually, and prepares contingency contracting officers for world-wide deployment.

Our primary focus is customer satisfaction and awarding performance-based contracts based on "Best value" determinations, while maintaining legal sufficiency. Our vision is to be a highly trained and professional team partnering with our customers and industry to be AMC's preeminent contracting squadron. The 436th Contracting Squadron is located on the second floor in building 639. Our hours of operation are from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. For more information, please call (302) 677-5204.