|Joining the Air Force Reserve|
Deciding to join the Air Force Reserves can bring many of the benefits of an enlisted member, with only needing to serve part time. It allows for those who would like to live a civilian life with a career still participate in military services, at the same time being eligible for many benefits like health care or educational assistance.
In the reserves, there are many part-time jobs that offer a regular salary, in addition to the benefits packages. Here are just some of a few career choices a reservist has available:
With the many jobs available to reservists, there is an opportunity to gain more training in order to advance an already existing civilian career, or even learn new skills to enhance the chance of finding a better future job. Along with job training and a regular salary, some of the best benefits are offered to reservists who work part time including:
An Air Force Reservist serves
one weekend per month, and two weeks during
the year taking place
most often during the summer months. The salary
is paid for this part time service, and any days
you would like to work extra are compensated
Be 17-34, if there is no prior military service.
In the event you do have prior experience, age
requirements may vary.
So whether you want to just increase
your monthly income, or you would like to continue
life with part time military service, the Air
Force reserves have many opportunities to enhance
your current life, or prepare for the future.