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Parachute Rigger

Eligible for up to a $7k signing bonus.
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Job Overview

  • Enlisted
  • Officer
  • Active Duty
  • Army Reserve
  • Army National Guard
  • Entry Level

As a Parachute Rigger, you’ll ensure the safety of every paratrooper you work with. You’ll inspect, test, and pack parachutes, their extraction and release systems, and all the associated components of the parachute system. You’ll be responsible for the safety and repair of all parachute equipment before, during, and after an airdrop operation. You’ll be responsible for assembling rigging components and securing all the supplies in the aircraft.

Skills You’ll Learn

  • Rigging Supplies
  • Testing & Inspection
  • Maintenance & Repairs

Requirements

  • 10 weeks of Basic Training
  • 16 weeks of Advanced Individual Training
  • 88 ASVAB Score: General Maintenance (GM)
  • 87 ASVAB Score: Combat (CO)

Certifications

  • 10 Nationally Recognized Certifications Available