US MILITARY - Engineering

at Army

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No experience required

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3233 Richmond Ave, Staten Island, NY 10312, USA




05/04/2019, 09:06 PM


Carpenter OVERVIEW A carpentry and masonry specialist is responsible for general heavy carpentry and masonry duties. JOB DUTIES Construct and maintain rigging devices, trusses and other structural assemblies Assist in building layout, framing, sheathing, fabrication and roofing structures Perform basic carpentry and masonry skills Assist in the performance of combat engineer missions Construct concrete form work for slabs, walls and columns REQUIREMENTS 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. TRAINING Job training for a concrete and masonry specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and nine weeks of Advanced Individual Training. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field with on-the-job instructions. Some of the skills you’ll learn are: Basics in concrete technology, materials, proportioning and control tests Proper use of finishing tools Placing, consolidation and finishing Edging, jointing, curing and protection Basics in structure foaming, roofing and flooring HELPFUL SKILLS Enjoy doing physical work Interest in science and math Preference for working outdoors Interest in working with your hands REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S) General Maintenance (GM): 88 Learn more about the ASVAB and see what jobs you could qualify for. COMPENSATION Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation. EARN CASH FOR IN DEMAND JOBS You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Military Occupational Specialties. Visit Jobs in Demand to see if this job qualifies for an enlistment bonus. 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 about education benefits. FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career in commercial and residential construction. 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 PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at AT&T, Inc. Hewlett-Packard Company Kraft Foods Global, Inc. Sears Holdings Corporation Time Customer Service, Inc. Walgreen Co.