US Army Cardiovascular Specialist (68N) (Entry Level)

UNITED STATES ARMY / ARMY RESERVE - East Bay, CA

Full-time$40,000 - $85,000 a year
EducationBenefits

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS:

* You must be a U.S. citizen
* You must be 18-34 years old
* You must be in good physical condition
* You must have a clean legal record
* You must have a high school diploma or GED

Contact your local Army Career Representative to schedule an interview call/text 925-852-7581

Overview:
The cardiovascular specialist assists with the management of cardiac clinics and performs specialized, invasive and noninvasive cardiac tests and examinations.

Job Duties

  • Administers and records tests to obtain diagnostic data on condition of heart
  • Assists physician with diagnostic and interventional catheterizations
  • Performs diagnostic echocardiography studies

Training:
Job training for a cardiovascular specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and two phases of Advanced Individual Training. Phase one is 21 weeks at Fort Sam Houston TX, and phase two is 35 weeks at one of several locations.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Cardiac tests and examinations
  • Assisting physicians with cardovascular tasks

Helpful Skills

  • Willingness to help and care for others
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work under stressful conditions
  • Interest in chemistry, biology, general science and algebra
  • Attention to detail

Required ASVAB Score(s)General Technical (GT): 107, Skilled Technical (ST): 101
Learn more about the ASVABand see what jobs you could qualify for.

Compensation

Total compensation includes: housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more abouttotal compensation.

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Education Benefits:
In the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses. Learn more abouteducation benefits.

Future Civilian Careers:
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes or rehabilitation centers. With a cardiovascular specialist background, you may consider a career as a cardiovascular technician, a medical assistant or a physician’s aide.

PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program:

Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment after the Army by enrolling in the Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS). The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military-friendly employers that are looking for experiencedd and trained veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program athttp://www.armypays.com.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $85,000.00 /year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Location:

  • East Bay, CA (Required)

License:

  • Identification Card (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)