Cannon Crewmember - MOS 13B

Kentucky Army National Guard - Bardstown, KY4.4

Part-timeEstimated: $29,000 - $40,000 a year
EducationBenefits

Job Title:

Cannon Crewmember - MOS 13B

Job Location:

Bardstown, KY

Job Category:

Gov/Military

Employment Type:

Part-Time

JOB Description:

Requirements

Must be between the age of 17-35

Be a US citizen or green card holder

Must have High School Diploma or GED

Meet Army height and weight standards

MUST JOIN KENTUCKY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD

OVERVIEW

Cannon crewmembers work the howitzer cannons that support infantry and tank units during combat, and play crucial roles in the Army’s success on the battlefield.

JOB DUTIES

Wire and radio communications

Identify target locations

Operate self-propelled howitzers, ammunition trucks and other vehicles

Participate in reconnaissance operations

TRAINING

Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and seven weeks of Advanced Individual Training. Part of this time is spent in the classroom, and part in the field under simulated combat conditions.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

Calculating targets manually and electronically

Handling ammunition

Operating gun systems

Artillery tactics and battle strategy

HELPFUL SKILLS

Interest in cannon operations

Physical and mental fitness to perform under pressure

Ability to make quick decisions

Capable of working as a team member

FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS

While there is no job equivalent in civilian life, the skills you learn such as teamwork, discipline and leadership, will help you in any career you choose.

Compensation Range:

2,423.52 to 96,397.20 USD Annually

Why Work at This Company

Up to $50,000 in state tuition and Student Loan Repayment, Over 150 career fields, Sign on bonus available to qualified applicants.

Hiring Company Description:

As a Citizen-Soldier®, your primary area of operation is your home state. Typically, Guard Soldiers live at home, where they can be near friends and family while holding a civilian job or going to school. Drill is scheduled just one weekend each month. Two-week Annual Training takes place once each year. The Kentucky National Guard has over 50 armories located across the state, more than any other branch. This allows you to serve close to home, keeping travel expenses and time away from family to a minimum. The National Guard is one of the very best places to find excellent career training. You’ll be paid to learn job skills that fit you and your interests. And you’ll get real-world training you can use right now—along with hands-on experience that will give you a head start toward your career.

Choose from more than 150 jobs in fields like medicine, technology, engineering, transportation, communications—serious jobs that can give you a real advantage over the competition. And you can take your career even further with the leadership opportunities available to Officers and Warrant Officers. Your future—it all begins here with National Guard careers.

To learn more visit www.NationalGuard.com/Kentucky

POSTED IN

Bardstown

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $2,423.52 to $96,397.20 /year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location:

  • Bardstown, KY (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)