DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
CAREER AND EDUCATION PLANNING
MILITARY CAREERS RESOURCE INFORMATION
|Careers, Education, Benefits, and more with the Military - for men and women!|
careers are available in the
general categories listed below
for qualified individuals with a
high school education. Starting
salary is $16,164 with free room
and board, enlistment bonus, and
full medical benefits. Pay and
benefit information can be found
Specific job information is
located at the following
Air Force Reserve,
Air National Guard,
Army National Guard,
Coast Guard/CG Reserve,
Marine Corps Reserve,
Administrative Support focuses on support activities dealing with personnel, administration, finance, information, supply, and religious services.
Arts and Media covers the administration, communication and supervision of affairs for both military and civilian audiences. Specialties include public affairs, broadcast technicians, graphic designers, translators, journalists and musicians.
Combat involves reconnaissance, security and other aspects of both offensive and defensive combat situations. Jobs include artillery specialists, infantry, special operations, tank crew and aviation.
Computers and Technology includes technical and informational support for a variety of areas such as computers, communications, environmental health, intelligence, and unmanned vehicle operations.
Engineering focuses on every aspect of construction, including electrical, carpentry, masonry and plumbing, as well as heavy equipment operation and supervising construction engineering.
Legal and Law Enforcement involves keeping people and property safe. Duties include paralegal, firefighters, military police, criminal investigators, security and emergency specialists.
Mechanics concerns keeping vehicles and machines in proper running order. Assignments range from heating and cooling mechanics to vehicle mechanics who service aircraft, wheeled and tracked vehicles, heavy equipment and watercraft.
Medical consists of jobs in medical, dental and veterinary fields. Positions cover a variety of responsibilities throughout the military health care field, from clinical settings to point of injury.
Transportation involves the movement of troops, equipment, supplies and machinery.
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Give an Hour (www.giveanhour.org) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3), founded in September 2005 by Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen, a psychologist in the Washington, D.C., area. The organization’s mission is to develop national networks of volunteers capable of responding to both acute and chronic conditions that arise within our society. Currently, GAH is dedicated to meeting the mental health needs of the troops and families affected by the ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Give an Hour has providers across the nation—in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico—and continues to recruit volunteer mental health professionals to its network. Mental health professionals interested in joining Give an Hour can complete an easy on-line form at www.giveanhour.org - - also click here for more info
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