Staff Sgt. Jorge Ducos, an Ozone Park native and alumnus of John Adams High School, has been assigned to the United States Air Force recruiting office at 91-31 Queens Blvd. in Elmhurst.
Ducos, 30, attended John Adams from 1997, graduating in 2001. He is a recent graduate of the Air Force Recruiting School in San Antonio, Texas, where he was trained in various areas of study, including the job classification system, testing and enlistment processing procedures, as well as public speaking. He was selected for a special course and recruiting duty as a volunteer with an outstanding Air Force record.
Ducos has previously been stationed at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, where he served as a Bioenvironmental engineering technician for the 779th Aerospace Medical Squadron. In that position, Ducos conducted health risk assessments for base personnel and worked to prevent illnesses from spreading across the base.
In his position as recruiter, Ducos will be available to help potential recruits learn more about the USAF. He can be contacted at (718) 478-0845 or stop by his Queens Boulevard office weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.