Infantry Soldier (part-time)
Your role: As an Infantry Soldier, you’ll play a vital role in the Army Reserve and join the close-knit and highly trained combat team. In this flexible role you’ll master a variety of skills including the handling of advanced weaponry such as rifles, machine guns, grenades and anti-armour weapons. You’ll also learn vital survival tactics to apply regardless of the season, weather or terrain.
From learning skilled reconnaissance tactics to effective teamwork and cooperation, there’s never a dull moment as an Infantry Soldier in the Army Reserve. Life in the Army Reserve: Thousands of men and women enjoy part-time roles with the Army Reserve, operating alongside full-time Army personnel. The only difference is that your commitment is flexible.
Initial training length will vary based on your chosen role, after which you will normally be expected to serve between 35 and 70 days a year. This could involve an evening each week and one weekend a month, and even extended periods away. We do our best to make sure this fits in with your work and family commitments; and deployments are voluntary so if you choose to stay local, there are plenty of ways to make a difference closer to home.
And with no minimum period of service, you can leave the Army Reserve whenever you like. Wage: The pay you receive in the Army Reserve goes straight into your pocket with no deductions for tax, and it increases as you gain seniority and experience. You could earn a tax-free rate starting at: $133.
56 per day On completion of military and initial employment training your rate could increase to: $ 161.72 per day Apply now: For this role, you must be over 17 at time of enlistment and have completed an Australian Year 10 education (or equivalent) with passes in English and Mathematics. Click the APPLY button if you think you have what it takes to become an Army Reserve Infantry Soldier and we’ll get in contact with you shortly.
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