12C Bridge Crewmember
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Plum Branch
Posted on: May 4, 2021
AGE REQUIREMENTS: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
Be the first responder when a squad, section, or platoon tackles
rough terrain in combat situations. As a Bridge Crewmember in the
Army National Guard, your main responsibility will be to provide
bridge and rafting support for dry and wet gap crossing operations.
Other duties may include operating bridge truck and light vehicles,
preparing bridge sites, assisting in rafting operations, and the
assembly of military bridges.Job Duties • Assembly and maintenance
of military fixed and float bridgesSome of the Skills You'll Learn
• Road maintenance and repair • Rough carpentry and rigging • Use
of hand and power toolsHelpful Skills • Ability to use hand and
power tools • Perform strenuous physical activities over long
periods of time • Interest in construction and engineering • Enjoy
working outdoors Through your training, you will develop skills in
bridge construction and engineering, which will prepare you for a
civilian career in the construction field.Earn While You Learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to train. 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 Bridge Crewmembers consists of 10 weeks of Basic
Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 14 weeks
of Advanced Individual Training. Your on-the-job training primarily
consists of hands-on work in a variety of construction projects.The
National Guard is a unique element of the U.S. military that serves
both community and country. The Guard responds to domestic
emergencies, overseas combat missions, counterdrug efforts,
reconstruction missions and more. Any state governor or the
President of the United States can call on the Guard in a moment's
notice. Guard Soldiers hold civilian jobs or attend college while
maintaining their military training part time. Guard Soldiers'
primary area of operation is their home state.
The Guard dates back to 1636, when Citizen-Soldiers formed militias
to defend community and country. And for 377 years, the Guard has
stayed true to its roots. Enlisting in the National Guard means
more time at home. Training typically requires one weekend each
month, with a two-week training period once each year. Get a degree
with money for school, learn job skills that translate to the
civilian world, make bonds that last a lifetime and earn pride for
life. When you become a Guard Soldier, your family will thank you,
your country will thank you and your future will owe you. Contact a
recruiter to find more specifics about your opportunities in the
Army National Guard.
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