You will need
- green card or us citizenship, diploma of graduation, good health
Find your nearest recruiter. This can be done through the Internet or asking people. Come and talk to him. Be very careful. Often, recruiters use the fact that many prospective recruits do not know anything about the army. He asks a few questions, the answers to which will determine whether you come or not to serve in the army.You must have: us citizenship or green card, and range in age from 17 to 41 years, the certificate of graduation. You should not get involved in drugs, have criminal records for serious offences. Must be physically healthy, have no chronic diseases. Should speak, understand and write in English. If your age 17 you will need written permission from their parents that they are not against your joining the army.
Complete the pre-test in math and English language. If it is delivered successfully, the recruiter will begin to persuade you to enlist in the army. It will list the perks and benefits, but the decision should be taken only by you. Then fill in several questionnaires, leave the recruiter your address and phone number.If, for any reason, you will not answer calls, he will come to your home. Once you have agreed and have passed the criteria, you will be in a special Department of work with recruits at the nearest military base. Here also you have to pass a series of tests.
Then check your health, then you have an interview and counselor (Chancellor), select the term of the contract, the job will run, and the place of service. All this will depend on the status of documents and test. Sign the contract, before it read it carefully and make sure everything is marked correctly, take the oath. Then you considered as GI (government issue) and does not belong. Then you go to the training part of Basic Combat Training.
Advice 2: How to get into the women's army
Question about women in the army are not new. Lately the number of girls wishing to join the ranks of the armed forces, has been growing steadily. In Europe and America girls to get into the army a little easier than in Russia.
Remember that a girl can't call for compulsory service in the army without her personal consent. Those women who want to serve, can come to study in military schools or in the school of ensigns, also to conclude the contract on military service under the contract. Physical health women are requirements are the same as in relation to men.
When you've made a decision about military service, you must contact the recruiting office at the place of residence and ask the commander of the military unit, whether vacant posts for women, as the military Commissariat prepares females only via commander.
If you have found a suitable job for yourself that suits you, fill in the questionnaire for the recruit. Statements on the service contract are registered and processed within a certain time. The requirements for all recruits, are: moral, mental health, age ranges from 18 to 35 years old must be fit for service in the army, etc.
Provide a statement along the following required documents: autobiography in writing, a certified copy of employment record, documents on education (higher or secondary professional), identity document, marriage certificate and copies of children's birth and other documents stipulated by the legislation. The exact list of documents, ask your leaders of their military units.
Wait for the decision of the draft Board. However, the statement can be returned by the unit commander in case of non compliance with the requirements of the candidate. If you have received a confirmation call in the army, sign a contract, carefully check its contents. If both parties are satisfied with all the terms, sign it and wait for the start date of the service.
Is the advice useful?
It should be remembered that service in the contract has very favorable terms and has a number of advantages, including: free ride, preferential treatment, preferential military mortgage, receipt out of the competition for education, etc.
In the army you can get a different profession but if you don't have American citizenship, then the choice will be limited.
If you have a higher education, not even finished, confirm it's official – this will give higher rank and salary.