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Finance office comes to flightline

irman 1st Class Vaughn Swinton (right), 4th Comptroller Squadron financial operations technician, assists Airman 1st Class Tin Diep, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics technician, with his in processing, Jan. 17, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina.

Airman 1st Class Vaughn Swinton (right), 4th Comptroller Squadron financial operations technician, assists Airman 1st Class Tin Diep, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics technician, with his in processing, Jan. 17, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The finance office will be providing additional customer service for personnel working on or near the flightline in order to help resolve financial issues or concerns while minimizing time spent away from the work center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shawna L. Keyes)

Airman 1st Class Tin Diep, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics technician, fills out a finance form, Jan. 17, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina.

Airman 1st Class Tin Diep, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics technician, fills out a finance form, Jan. 17, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. Airmen from the 4th Comptroller Squadron finance office will be at the 4th AMXS headquarters building every Wednesday to assist Airmen located on or near the flightline with financial concerns or issues. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Shawna L. Keyes)

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. -- On Jan. 10, the 4th Comptroller Squadron Finance Office began providing additional customer service support to those Airmen serving on the flightline.

The Finance Office’s goal is to provide service to those Airmen on or near the flightline to help resolve financial issues or concerns while reducing time spent away from the work center. Every Wednesday from 7:30-11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m., a finance customer service representative will be available in the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron headquarters building.

“We provide the same services as if the individual were at the finance office,” said Airman 1st Class Vaughn Swinton, 4th CPTS financial operations technician. “We can process transactions, in process [Airmen], stop meal deductions, check on travel vouchers. Everything that we can do at the main building, we can provide here.”

In addition, Swinton encourages Airmen to spread the word about this new initiative as he and his fellow finance Airmen are here to help everyone.

“Having finance here on the flightline is super convenient for me, especially being a new Airman and not knowing where everything is yet,” said Airman 1st Class Tin Diep, 4th AMXS avionics technician. “Not having a car, I was able to walk over and didn’t need one of my co-workers to take time away from the shop to drive me.”

Regular business will still be conducted at the finance office. If you have any questions, call 722-5363.
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