Company: United States Army ( Learn More )

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Job Description

Some of the most important and exciting careers in the country are performed by U.S. Army Soldiers. Whether it’s working with computers to assisting physicians to fixing helicopters, there’s an Army job that’s right for you. See for yourself the long list of job and leadership training opportunities that give you the skills and strength to succeed in the Army—and in life.



Several Mechanic positions are available ranging from heating and cooling mechanics to vehicle mechanics who service:

  • Aircraft
  • Wheeled and tracked vehicles
  • Heavy equipment
  • Watercraft
  • The training and skills you receive in the Army can prepare you for a civilian career with firms that design, build and test weapons for the military, service stations, auto dealers, farm equipment companies and state highway agencies to name a few. You are also able to earn certifications and licensures for civilian jobs.

    The training and salary you get are only some of the ways the Army strengthens you for tomorrow. The Army also offers:

  • Comprehensive health care (medical and dental)
  • Generous vacation time (30 days annually)
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Family services and support groups
  • Special pay for special duties
  • Cash allowances to cover the cost of living

  • You may also be eligible for:

  • Enlistment bonuses totaling up to $40,000
  • Up to $81,756 for college
  • Up to $65,000 to repay qualifying student loans
  • Up to $4,500 a year tuition assistance while serving
  • Job Requirements

    Requirements for Mechanic Opportunities:

    • U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien
    • 17–34 years old
    • Healthy and in good physical condition
    • In good moral standing
    • High School or equivalent education
    • Enlistment in the U.S. Army


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