The United States Army has many different career paths which people can take. One of the many ways which people have been finding that they can get into the Army without having to worry about being in the Army full time is to be in the reserves. The reserves is a great way that you can get your foot into the Army with the option to go active whenever you feel that you are ready.
Benefits of Being a Reservist
When you work as a Reservist in the US Army you will still be able to work in a career and get all of the same training that you would get if you were an active duty soldier. Your pay will be lower and you will not get all of the same benefits. You will still be able to enjoy health care options as well as privileges on the base where you report for your training exercises.
What You Will Do
The career you will follow as a Reservist is completely up to the score that you make on the ASVAB and the desire that you have displayed. In most cases if you are currently working in a field in the civilian world you will likely do the same duties while you are in your job in the US Army. Click on the link above to find out more about your opportunities as a US Army Reservist.