Mortarman MOS 11C

Kentucky Army National Guard - Williamsburg, KY4.4


Job Title:

Indirect Fire Infantryman (Mortarman)- MOS 11C

Job Location:

Wiliamsburg, KY

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Employment Type:


JOB Description:


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


The indirect fire infantryman supervises or is a member of a mortar squad, section or platoon. The mortar has the most power and range of any weapon in the infantry unit when on the battlefield


  • Set up, load and fire three types of mortars: 60 mm, 81 mm or 120 mm
  • Employ crew and weapons in offensive, defensive and retrograde ground combat
  • Operate, clean and store automatic weapons
  • Employ, fire and recover antipersonnel and antitank mines
  • Locate and neutralize mines
  • Carry out scout missions to spot enemy troops and gun locations


Fourteen weeks, three days of One Station Unit Training, which includes Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training. Part of this time is spent in a classroom and part in the field under simulated combat. Your skills are kept sharp with frequent squad maneuvers, target practice and war games.


  • Interest in ammunition and weaponry
  • Readiness to accept a challenge and face danger
  • Physically and mentally in shape
  • Ability to work as a team member


The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career in federal, state and local law enforcement.

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.

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Job Type: Part-time

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


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Store Discounts
  • Bonuses
  • Other forms