Va. Army National Guard looking to hire recruiting and retention NCOs

A Virginia National Guard recruiting and retention noncommissioned officer greets a visitor at Virginia National Guard Day at the General Assembly Jan. 20, 2016, in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Master Sgt. A.J. Coyne, Virginia National Guard Public Affairs)

A Virginia National Guard recruiting and retention noncommissioned officer greets a visitor at Virginia National Guard Day at the General Assembly Jan. 20, 2016, in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Master Sgt. A.J. Coyne, Virginia National Guard Public Affairs)

SANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia Army National Guard is looking for professional and motivated eligible Soldiers in the rank of specialist, who have completed the Warrior Leader Course, through staff sergeant to serve as full time Recruiting and Retention Non-Commissioned Officers. Opportunities are available for male and female Soldiers across the state who are currently in the Virginia National Guard or able to become a member of the Virginia National Guard.

Positions are open for Soldiers who are currently serving in the Active Guard and Reserve or military technician programs as well as traditional Guard Soldiers. Applications are being accepted now and will continue to be accepted indefinitely.

See below minimum requirements to apply for an RRNCO opportunity. Please contact Sgt. 1st Class Jay White at (434) 480-6711 or at jay.a.white2.mil@mail.mil for more information.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

• Must have a minimum of 110 GT score.
• GT score of 100 and ST 100 (waiver required)
• ASVAB line scores must be within last 5 years (AFCT if outside 5 years)
• Possess or able to possess a security clearance
• Possess a valid driver’s license and a good driving record
• Pass APFT IAW FM 7-22 and AR 350-1
• Meet Height/Weight and medical standards IAW AR 600-9 and AR 40-501
• Meet minimum PULHES rating of 13221
• Pass a Behavioral Health Interview and a Background Check
• Must have less than 15 years of active service
• In good standing with current unit (No suspension of favorable personnel actions/FLAGS)