Job Overview


Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

Becoming a Military Technician allows you to experience the best of two worlds by taking advantage of the opportunity to become a Citizen Soldier in the US Army Reserve Military Technician program. This enables you to receive full civil service benefits and military reserve benefits. Military Technicians are a vital link between the US Army Reserves and civil service and are one of the most important keys to combat readiness.

About the Position:

This position is located at: 81st Regional Support Command, Equipment Concentration Site 126, Maintenance, Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico.

About the Surrounding Area: Juana Díaz is a municipality of Puerto Rico located in the southern coast of the island, south of Jayuya, Ciales, Orocovis and Villalba; east of Ponce; and west of Coamo and Santa Isabel and the Caribbean Sea to the south. Juana Díaz is spread over 12 wards and Juana Diaz Pueblo (The downtown area and the administrative center of the city). It is part of the Ponce Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Description of the Working Environment: Work is performed primarily in a maintenance shop setting.

Who May Apply:

  • U.S. Citizens


Duties of this position include:

  • Completing preventative maintenance on a variety of automotive, heavy mobile and powered support equipment
  • Replacing automotive parts
  • Taking oil samples
  • Loading and unloading shipments
  • Updating automated files
  • Maintaining warehousing reports
  • Operating motor vehicles to pick up an and transport supplies

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • The business travel requirement is 5%.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Relocation costs may be paid if the selecting official determines the relocation is in the best interests of the government.