25R Visual Information Equipment Operator-Maintainer
Army National Guard
Anniston, AL
Job ID: 1101489
Job Views: 238
Location: ANNISTON, Alabama, United States
ZIP Code: 36203
Job Category: Technology and Networking
Posted: 09.04.2019
Age Requirements: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35

Job Description
Messages in the military aren’t solely sent through the airwaves; they’re visual too! As the Visual Information Equipment Operator-Maintainer, your primary responsibility will be to ensure the quality and functionality of all video equipment in the studio and in the field.

In this role, you will troubleshoot television equipment using testing and diagnostic devices; repair or replace defective components; and maintain television and audio production equipment including cameras, cables, mixing consoles and TV delivery systems.

Job Duties
  • Handle television receivers/monitors, cameras, and various studio accessories
  • Operate motion/still photo imaging equipment and closed-circuit systems
  • Control visual imagery satellites, microwaves, radio frequency transmissions, and cable distribution systems
Some of the Skills You’ll Learn
  • Motion picture equipment operation
  • Audio recording and using sound equipment
  • Scripting and special effects techniques
Helpful Skills
  • Interest in creative/artistic work
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Experience in school plays or making home movies
Through your training, you will develop the skills and experience to enjoy a civilian career as a motion picture camera operator, production specialist, sound mixer, or recording engineer.

Earn While You Learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to train. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.

Job training for a Visual Information Equipment Operator-Maintainer consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 18 weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT). Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Benefits/Requirements
Benefits

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 $400,000 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
Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change

Requirements
Military enlistment in the Army National Guard
Must be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate
Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
Must be able to pass a physical exam and meet legal and moral standards
Must meet citizenship requirements (see NATIONALGUARD.com for details)

Requires military enlistment. Programs and benefits are subject to change. Ask your Army National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability.

This position may qualify for a bonus, ask your National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information.