Signal Communications Career Field

  • Indiana Army National Guard
  • Feb 26, 2023
Full time Government

Job Description

  1. Maintain and install signal support systems and terminal devices; provide technical assistance and training for automation and communications equipment; prepare maintenance and supply requests for unit-level signal support; operate and perform preventative maintenance checks and services on assigned equipment.


Some Skills You’ll Learn

  • Working with codes
  • Use of various types of communication equipment
  • Line installation and wiring techniques
  • Communication security policies and procedures


  1. Aviation field will inspect, service and repair structural components on aircrafts to ensure that they are ready to deploy for training, rescue, humanitarian, security and combat missions.


Some Skills You’ll Learn

  • Engine disassembly and repair
  • Repair of aluminum, steel and fiberglass airframes/coverings
  • Fix hydraulic, fuel and electrical systems


  1. Your duties may include conducting intelligence gathering missions involving human sources; interrogating and debriefing, as defined by regulation, as well as other tactical and strategic interrogation-related duties; developing intelligence gathering and collection missions as well as interrogation plans; advising military organizations based on intelligence gathering.


Some Skills You’ll Learn

  • Human Intelligence analysis
  • Analyze foreign communications to support missions
  • Identifying foreign communications from an assigned geographic area
  • Analyze fixed/moving target indicators, geospatial data and overhead/aerial images

  1. You will have the opportunity to address the health care needs of civilians after natural disasters or civil emergencies; treat injuries and illnesses suffered by Soldiers through the administration of immediate emergency care and ongoing care, as well as support and manage medical readiness, supplies and equipment.


Some Skills You’ll Learn

  • Patient care techniques
  • Advanced medical care
  • Emergency Medical Technician training


  1. These positions will include receiving, inspecting, invoicing, storing and delivering supplies; you will ensure that all documents are prepared and organized; maintain automated systems; secure and control weapons and ammunition; schedule and provide maintenance for weapons.


Some Skills You’ll Learn

  • Procedures for handling medical, automotive and food supplies
  • Movement, storage and maintenance of ammunition
  • Stock control and accounting procedures
  • Hazmat handling and transportation training
  • Maintenance of air-sea rescue equipment
  • Repair of inflatable rafts and other survival equipment



  • Paid training
  • A monthly paycheck
  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Federal and State tuition assistance
  • Retirement benefits for part-time service
  • Low-cost life insurance (up to $500,000 in coverage)
  • 401(k)-type savings plan
  • Student Loan Repayment Program (up to $50,000 for existing loans)
  • Health care benefits available
  • VA home loans
  • Bonuses, if applicable



  • Be between the ages of 17 and 35
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate
  • Achieve a minimum score on the ASVAB test
  • Meet medical, physical and moral requirements