Rss http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb test description en-us Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:02:42 GMT Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:02:42 GMT http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb/rss/ Weblog Editor 2.0 editor@example.com webmaster@example.com <![CDATA[Avionics and Survivability Equipment Repairer]]> http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb/display_job/515774/Avionics-and-Survivability-Equipment-Repairer.html As an Army National Guard Avionics and Survivability Equipment Repairer, you will keep the lines of communications open for the Army. In this specialty, you become an essential member of the communications maintenance team responsible for maintaining switchboards, telephones, and associated wire instruments and equipment.

Some of your specific duties may include: maintaining, testing, and repairing communications equipment; installing and repairing circuits and wiring; calibrating and aligning equipment components; testing and isolating faulty assemblies and components; replacing parts, rewiring equipment, and interconnecting components on semiautomatic telephone switchboard equipment; using circuit and wiring diagrams and schematics; and testing repaired equipment.

Plus, you'll be building a better future. The skills you learn here will prepare you for a future with civilian engineering companies, the Federal Government, or aircraft and military hardware manufacturers. Through your training, experience, and additional study, you may also be able to qualify for the Electronics Technician Association (ETA) certification.

Earn while you learn
Get paid to learn! In the Army National Guard, you will learn valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for an Avionics and Survivability Equipment Repairer consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 29 weeks of classroom instruction, including practice in repairing radar and sonar equipment.

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability. Benefits subject to change.]]>
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<![CDATA[Utilities Equipment Repairer]]> http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb/display_job/515773/Utilities-Equipment-Repairer.html Energize your future by joining the Army National Guard as a Utilities Equipment Repairer.

Utilities Equipment Repairers maintain and repair electrical equipment such as electric motors and electric tools. Some of your duties as a Utilities Equipment Repairer may include maintaining, testing, and repairing electric motors; inspecting and repairing electrical equipment; inspecting and repairing electric instruments; replacing worn gaskets and sealing in watertight electrical equipment; maintaining and repairing gasoline engine systems, air conditioner electrical systems, and portable heater fuel/electrical systems.

The skills you learn as a Utilities Equipment Repairer will help prepare you for a civilian career in any industry that uses equipment powered with electrical motors, including hospitals, manufacturing firms, and governmental agencies. With some additional certification, this occupational specialty could prepare you for self-employment as an electrical tool, motor, and equipment repairer.

Earn while you learn
Get paid to learn! In the Army National Guard, you will learn valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for a Utilities Equipment Repairer consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 12 weeks and 3 days of Advanced Individual Training, including practice in repairing electrical products. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability. Benefits subject to change.]]>
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<![CDATA[Quarrying Specialist]]> http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb/display_job/515772/Quarrying-Specialist.html If the concept of reducing a mountain to rubble appeals to you, then join the Army National Guard as a Quarrying Specialist. You won't be disappointed.

Quarrying Specialists are responsible for creating the gravel necessary for Army National Guard construction projects. This process begins with blasting rock and ends with delivering the finished product to the site. In between, rock usually goes through two crushing stages and a washing station. Maintenance, repair, and upkeep of the machinery are also a part of this specialty.

The skills you learn as a Quarrying Specialist will help prepare you for a civilian career with building contractors, state highway agencies, rock quarries, well drillers or construction firms. There are a number of formal three-year operating engineer apprenticeship programs that you might qualify for as well. These programs, which are administered by the International Union of Operating Engineers and the Associated General Contractors of America, Inc., consist of at least three years or 6,000 hours of on-the-job training and 144 hours per year of classroom instruction.

Earn while you learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to learn. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for a Quarrying Specialist consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and seven weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT), including practice operating construction equipment. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability. Benefits subject to change.]]>
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<![CDATA[Indirect Fire Infantryman]]> http://jobs.nationalguard.com/ngb/display_job/515771/Indirect-Fire-Infantryman.html As an Army National Guard Indirect Fire Infantryman, you'll be trained and ready to be a vital part of a mortar squad, section, or platoon. You will perform challenging activities that may include parachuting from troop transport airplanes and camouflaging mortar fire positions. Plus, the teamwork, discipline, and leadership skills you learn as an Indirect Fire Infantryman will help you in any civilian career you choose.

And as your skills increase, so will your responsibilities. Advanced team members supervise and train other Soldiers, lead and control mortar squads, provide tactical and technical guidance to subordinates, and supervise the construction of mortar positions. Advanced Indirect Fire Infantrymen are responsible for receiving and implementing combat orders, directing Soldiers in offensive and defensive operations, and requesting, observing, and adjusting indirect supporting fire.

Earn while you learn
Get paid to learn! As an Army National Guard Indirect Fire Infantryman, you will learn valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

After 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you will learn fundamental Soldiering skills, you will attend eight weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT), which will include a combination of hands-on simulated combat and classroom training where you will keep your skills sharp through frequent squad maneuvers, target practice, and war games.

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability. Benefits subject to change.]]>
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