Civil engineer

at US Army

Job Detail




No experience required

Schedule Type

Full Time


76 W 125th St, New York, NY 10027, USA




03/06/2019, 07:48 PM


OVERVIEW An engineer officer is responsible for providing full support to the wide range of engineering duties in the Army. They can help build structures, develop civil works programs and even provide combat support. JOB DUTIES Sapper — Emplace demolitions, conduct reconnaissance and support maneuver units with mobility, countermobility and survivability Bradley — Destroy, neutralize and suppress the enemy using the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Construction — Construct roads, buildings, military bases, airfields, etc. Bridge — Construct, emplace or assemble numerous bridges Rescue — Perform search and rescue operations Training — Train the force, write new policy and research alternative engineering technology 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 an engineer officer begins with an undergraduate degree and the Basic Officer Leadership Course. Other opportunities may include taking courses at graduate schools and other military institutions. HELPFUL SKILLS Self-discipline, confidence and intelligence Physically and mentally fit to perform under pressure Ability to make quick decisions Capable of bearing numerous responsibilities. COMPENSATION: Army Basic Pay scale as a Soldier depends on how long you’ve been in the Army and your rank. Army Basic Pay will increase as you climb in rank and years of experience.