Cable Systems Installer and Maintainer (25L Cable Systems Installer and Maintainer)
Company: United States Army
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Cable systems installer-maintainers are primarily responsible for
the maintenance of cable/wire communications systems, communication
security devices and other associated equipment. This equipment
needs to consistently work in order for the Army to direct the
movement of its troops
Perform test on cable communications systems and circuit groups
Operate manual and motorized cable construction equipment
Install and repair circuits and wiring
Maintenance on power generators
Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services
Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you
better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are
best for you.
Job training for a cable systems installer-maintainer requires 10
weeks of Basic Combat Training and eight weeks of Advanced
Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time
is spent in the classroom and in the field.
Some of the skills you'll learn are:
Mechanical and electrical principles
Preventive maintenance procedures
Line installation and wiring techniques
Communication security policies and procedures
Preference in working with electronic equipment
Interest in solving problems
REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Surveillance & Communications (SC): 89, Electronics (EL): 89
Learn more about the ASVAB and see what jobs you could qualify
Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay,
and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.
EARN CASH FOR IN DEMAND JOBS
You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting
under certain Military Occupational Specialties. Visit Jobs in
Demand to see if this job qualifies for an enlistment bonus.
In the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based
scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend
for living expenses. Learn more about education benefits.
FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with
companies that produce communications and electronic equipment.
PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PAYS) PROGRAM
Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian
employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program.
The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job
interview with military friendly employers that are looking for
experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find
out more about the Army PaYS Program at
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