US Military jargon
: The Snack Officer
in a military
unit. Typically a second lieutenant
, they are responsible for running the snack bar
of the unit. This is an additional duty
This will usually require a weekly trip to the Commissary to acquire snacks and beverages, keeping account balances, and generally being hit up for money by every squadron function.
In fighter squadrons, the SnackO usually also has to take care of the beer kegs in the crud room.