Information Technology Specialist (entry level will train) – US Army – Mesa, AZ

REQUIREMENTS:

– 17-34 years old

– U.S Citizen

– HS diploma, currently in HS or GED

– Must meet height and weight standards

– Never convicted of a felony

– No major medical issues, must pass medical physical

– Must pass drug screening

This posting is regarding a job in the United States Army.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Overview

Information technology specialists are responsible for maintaining, processing and troubleshooting military computer systems/operations.

Job Duties

· Maintenance of networks, hardware and software

· Provide customer and network administration services

· Construct, edit and test computer programs

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 information technology specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 20 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

· Use of computer consoles and peripheral equipment

· Computer systems concepts

· Planning, designing and testing computer systems

Helpful Skills

· Interest in computer science

· Attention to detail

· Ability to communicate effectively

· Experience in installation of computers

BENEFITS:

– Paid job training in your choice of available jobs, no experience required

– Receive competitive starting pay

– 30 days paid vacation per year

– Free housing or housing allowance to pay for rent or mortgage and utilities

– Meals provided or meal stipend

– 100% paid tuition at colleges/universities/trade and tech schools plus housing allowance and $1,000/year for books

– Sign on bonuses up to $40,000

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $19,424.00 – $68,231.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift

Application Question(s):

  • Are you between the ages of 17-34 and willing to join the Army for this position?

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Source: Indeed.com
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