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Exciting training
Private First Class (Current Employee), Brewer, MESeptember 3, 2014
Pros: exciting, develops new skills
BCT and your MOS specific AIT will equip you with both personal life skills, and skills applicable to said assigned MOS.
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Military
Automated Supply Specialist (Former Employee), Butler, PASeptember 3, 2014
Received medal for overseas. Germany. Supply specialist.
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Being a Solider Changed my Life
Computer Detection Systems Repairer (Current Employee), Detroit, MISeptember 2, 2014
Certified by Fort Gordon, Georgia through Advanced Individual Training to perform the following tasks such as inspect equipment for faults and completeness, test equipment to determine operational condition, troubleshoot to determine location and extent of equipment faults, and repair equipment by adjusting, aligning, repairing, or replacing defective – more... components to a fully mission capable status. – less
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Great benefits, Great People!
Supply Specialist (Current Employee), Denver, COSeptember 2, 2014
Pros: rewarding, benefits
Cons: long work days
A variety of jobs can be found in the National Guard.
It is a great place for hard working, motivated individuals who are seeking a career with the military but want to also keep a civilian life. Has great benefits for school and your family!
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Great career for people looking to travel and be challenged daily
Combat Medic (Current Employee), Long Beach, CASeptember 2, 2014
Enlisting in the military has been one of the best decisions of my life. Not only have I had a chance to see the world, but I have been an integral part of shaping the lives of people I have met worldwide. I have received the best training of my life and the skills I have learned and developed in the military make me an exceptional employee in my civilian – more... life as well. – less
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Productive workplace with many opprotunities to expand your learning field.
Cook (Current Employee), Harrodsburg, KYSeptember 2, 2014
Pros: free lunches, more learning for civilian life
Cons: short breaks
My typical work day consists cooking for the unit I work for and then cleaning it up. And sometimes working on vehicles.
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68W Healthcare Specialist
68W Healthcare Specialist (Current Employee), Bluefied, WVSeptember 2, 2014
• 209 Hours of NREMT Certification/Recertification for EMT.
 NREMT Cert # E3138256 Exp: 03/31/2016
 CPR/AED Exp: May 2016
• State EMT Certification
• Hazardous Materials Response – Awareness Lvl. 1
• WV MCI I and II
• Provide medical care and transport for all personnel in my unit. Provide other medical aid to soldiers and personnel as directed by – more... Chief Medical Officer.
• Advance Airway including but not limited to King LT, Combi Tube, and Emergency Cric.
• Administering IV’s, and emergency NCD’s.
• Provide basic to intermediate lifesaving aid.
• Trauma and Medical Assesments

Provide medical treatment and transport to all soldiers and personnel in my unit. Provide additional medical treatment as requested by Chief Medical Officer.

Hardest part, declaring your battle buddy, friend, etc. as expectant and unable to save due to severity of injuries.

Best part, being able to save a soldier's life and allowing him/her to return home to their family. – less
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Army Strong!
Operations/Human Resources Manager (Current Employee), Saluda, SCSeptember 2, 2014
Wonderful work atmosphere and team oriented environment!
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Very good
Aviation Liaison Officer (Current Employee), Camp Blanding, FLSeptember 2, 2014
I enjoy working for the National Guard. I do not understand this requirement for posting my resume. If you would like to know more about my experiences with the National Guard, please contact me, and I will be more than happy to discuss this at length.
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Great place to work
Reset Program- Officer In Charge (OIC) (Current Employee), Fort Stewart, GASeptember 1, 2014
worked with many great Soldiers and civilians with the Georgia Army National Guard. Managed multiple employees and was responsible for the accountability of multiple pieces of equipment
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Valuble Training a Life Skills
CBRN Trainee (Former Employee), Springfield, MOSeptember 1, 2014
Pros: becoming stronger both physically and mentally.
Cons: mass punishment, lack of sleep, harsh conditions
One of the most challenging and rewarding things I have done in my life. Learned how to conduct operations relevant to my MOS.
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Army
Intelligence analyst (Current Employee), MissouriSeptember 1, 2014
Pros: free lunch
Cons: it is an mre
If you like the army you will love this. it is the military it is not that fun you will not have a great time.
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Teach and Train
Supervisor (Former Employee), El Paso, TXSeptember 1, 2014
The ability to mold young man and woman into soldiers and make them become outstanding leaders and correct errors in which that needed to be corrected
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Good career
EOD Operations Officer (Current Employee), Marietta, GASeptember 1, 2014
Pros: slow paced
Cons: boring
An average run of the mill workplace. Not too much zest or energy put forth by anyone makes this a good place for ritualistic people to work.
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Serving your country
(CBRN) (Current Employee), Philadelphia, PAAugust 31, 2014
Not for everyone, or the faint of heart. It can be very tough through your first term of service, but there are many enjoyable moments. They pay for school, pay is not bad, and you get to serve your country!
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Learning never stops
RIFLEMAN/DRIVER (Former Employee), Seagoville, TXAugust 31, 2014
Pros: learning how to work with a variety of people
Cons: lack of raises on the officer/deputy level
To make it to being a street deputy you have to spend one year working in the jail. It was a great learning experience (the jail) and co-workers are excellent.
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Military - Not For Everyone
Recruiting and Retention NCO (Former Employee), Philadelphia, PAAugust 30, 2014
Had to give up on my desire to serve due to an overzealous NCO.
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Always busy. Never a dull minute.
SERGEANT FIRST CLASS (Current Employee), Plymouth, INAugust 30, 2014
Pros: great benefits
Cons: long hours away from home.
One day your fixing education issues the next someone with a pay problem.
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Extremely Friendly, Great NCO's
Automated Logistical Specialist (Current Employee), Owensboro, KYAugust 30, 2014
is the best life decision I have ever made, the NCO's are all friendly, also work efficient. only have to go once a month and two weeks out of the year
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Army
Okay to contact this Supervisor (Current Employee), Savannah, GAAugust 30, 2014
Pros: free lunch
Cons: heathcare
weekend soldier. weekend a month 2 weeks a year for ait. depending on your mos and rate you'll have different jobs

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The National Guard serves both state and federal governments. The difference between the Guard and other branches is that while – Read more