42A Administrative Specialist

Oregon Army National Guard - Hillsboro, OR4.4

Part-timeEstimated: $28,000 - $37,000 a year


A human resources specialist is responsible for providing support that affects Soldiers' overall welfare and well-being while assisting leaders with keeping Soldiers combat-ready and effective. .

Job Duties

  • Assist on all human resource support matters
  • Oversight of all strength management and strength distribution actions
  • Responsible for the readiness, health and welfare of all Soldiers.
  • Postal and personnel accountability support
  • Maintain emergency notification data


Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.


Job training for human resources specialist begins with 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and nine weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions on human resource systems. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field. Additional training opportunities will be available based on the type of unit you are assigned to, including (but not limited to) postal operations, airborne or air assault school.

Helpful Skills

  • Aptitude for English and business administration
  • Able to follow detailed orders
  • Sound people skills

Basic Enlistment Requirements:

Age 17-35

High School Graduate or GED (or on track to graduate as Junior)

US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Be of good physical/mental health

No Felony Charges

Benefits with service includes 100% State Tuition Assistance, low cost healthcare, access to VA benefits and more.

All of this only 1 weekend a month and 2 weeks during the summer.

If this sounds interesting you and you would like to get to know more, give me a call or text and I'll start you on your adventure today.

SSG Curtis Winkelman

503 686 0620

848 NE 28th, Ave,

Hillsboro, OR 97124

Job Type: Part-time

Job Type: Part-time


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)