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:

These Term Positions are under the 9th Mission Support Command (MSC) at the locations listed below:

  • Detachment 1, 871st Engineer Company, 411th Engineer Battalion located in Maui, Hawaii
  • Detachment 1, 297th Engineer Company located in Fort Wainwright, Alaska.

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens


The Duties Of This Position Include:

  • Performance of administrative functions, clerical tasks and supply work
  • Process personnel and military pay actions
  • Maintain files and records
  • Prepare and process supply actions
  • Prepare training schedules
  • Prepare unit attendance records
  • Enter military personnel data into the automated system
  • Compile information for recurring and one-time reports related to functions of the unit
  • Prepare general correspondence
  • Review all work for compliance with regulations,policies, and procedures
  • Provide advice on procedures for enlisting or transferring to a unit, assist in completing forms, make arrangements for physical exams, and answer general questions on eligibility for promotions,transfers, discharges, etc.
  • Monitor key logistical areas that impact unit readiness, such as equipment serviceability and on-hand status of equipment.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • The business travel requirement is 10 percent.

Relocation Authorized

  • No