All applicants must be a US citizen or have lawfully entered the United States for permanent residence. An applicant is exempt if he or she is currently serving or have served previously in the Armed Forces.
Foreign nationals living in the United States, or its possessions who have not applied for permanent residence (non-declared alien) may submit application for initial appointment. However, it will be with the provision that if accepted, application for permanent residence will be made.
Applicant will have as a minimum, an interim secret security clearance prior to be tendered an appointment.
Must submit, E-QIP Security form with the finger print card, FD form 258, if applicant is missing security clearance.
Applicant for appointment as commissioned with assignment to Military Intelligence must have a Top Secret clearance and will be informed of the time required to obtain clearances.
Special back ground investigation and final clearance may take up to 12 months to complete.
Applicants can be field boarded without an approved clearance as long as the E-QIP Security form has been submitted with the fingerprint cards. Packets can be HQDA boarded with an interim secret.
Applicants will possess traits as potential leaders and have the ability to deal effectively with people. Such traits will be evaluated in terms of applicant's NCOERs, letters of recommendation, background and experience.
Medical requirements are prescribed in AR 40-501, chapter 2, and must meet the retention weight standards of AR 600-9.
For flight training a type B medical examination is needed to meet class la, AR 40-501 chapter 4 and 8
All applicants will submit an approved chapter 2 physical and any waiver requests with application.
HQ, Army Reserve Careers Division85 Chamberlin Street, Bldg 6579Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121-5107
For all general inquiries, please contact the ARCD Operations Group at: 502-626-1498