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Reserve Careers

Here's your chance to get a good-paying, part-time job that comes with impressive benefits including action, adventure and the chance to make a difference. Plus, as a reservist, you'll typically serve close to home.

Enlisted Careers

As a member of the Coast Guard Reserve, you will be working side by side with full-time Coast Guardsmen. No matter what mission, you'll typically serve two days a month and two weeks a year at a base near your home. Receive training in such diverse fields as computer processing, mechanics or communications. Want to operate boats and save lives? Qualify as a boat coxswain and lead real lifesaving missions.

Officer Careers

If you're about to finish college and you're looking for some financial help as well as the chance to do something exciting and rewarding or, if you have a year or more of military experience and have earned your Bachelor's Degree, you may apply to serve as an officer in the Coast Guard Reserve. You'll serve close to home, you'll learn invaluable leadership skills and have the chance to put them to use quickly, plus you'll earn extra income and get great benefits.