The Ribbon Committee: Jennifer, from Army Brat, to Military Spouse and Military Mom: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 18

Jennifer, has experienced multiple sides of the military, from the time she was born. She grew up with a Mother that was a Captain in the Air Force and her Father was a Command Sergeant Major in the Army.

Once she graduated from high school, she married into the Coast Guard and spent 21 years as a Military Spouse.

Now, two out of her three children have also joined the military.

Jennifer has experienced more than most and her journey of supporting the members of the military continue to this day. Jennifer, a daughter, a spouse, and now the Mother of Warriors, continuing the tradition of defending America.

Jennifer is the definition of a Patriot.

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The Gate Keeper’s: John, from Lucas Group talks about Recruiting Veterans: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 17

John, from talks about recruiting Veterans from around the country, for their next career.

John has his own website where he lists, the jobs that John posts are broken down by region and the description for each job is put in a language that veterans can understand.

John, a Marine Corps Veteran himself, is an outstanding advocate for companies hiring veterans. John and his team will help any veteran with their resume, interview preparation and even help you to understand what is a reasonable compensation offer.

Check out for the next chapter of your life!

The Gate Keeper: Charles, with Conaway Electrical Service, Inc. in Lagrange, GA: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 15

Charles with Conaway Electrical Service, Inc. tells us exactly what Conaway is looking for in perspective employees, what the culture at Conaway is like and what future employees can expect when it comes to Compensation and Incentives.

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706-884-1333 Today!

Position Applying For / Qualifications / Hourly Pay Scale

– Apprentice Electrician Class I: Entry Level position up to AE II Position ($10-$12/hr)

– Apprentice Electrician Class II: Installation of EMT/GRC up to 1″ and make power connections up to 600 VAC under JE I supervision ($12-$15/hr)

– Journeyman Electrician Class I: Installation of EMT/GRC up to 3″ and make power connections up to 600 VAC under JE II supervision ($15-$20/hr)

– Telecommunications Journeyman: Installation and Connections of Copper Cat 3 voice and Cat 5 & 6 Data Cabling ($15-$20/hr)

– Journeyman Electrician Class II: Installation of EMT/GRC up to 3″ and make power, up to 600 VAC, and industrial motor control connections ($16-$22/hr)

– Leadsman Electrician: JE II requirements and able to lead a crew of up to 6 ($18-$23/hr)

– Industrial Controls Technician: JE II requirements and skilled in the implementation of PLC, Drives, and Programmable Controllers ($18-$25/hr)

– Foreman Electrician: Leadsman requirements and able to manage a crew of up to 12 ($20-$26/hr)

A Grunt’s Eye View: Mike, an Active Duty Infantryman Talks about His Career Up to This Point: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 14

Mike, a Paratrooper talks about his 17 years as an Infantryman. Mike is still serving, and has major physical and mental setbacks throughout his career, but he is still trucking.

The Ribbon Committee: Angela shares her Lifelong Experience from Military Spouse to Military Mom: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 12

Angela, married into the Marines, then became an Army Wife, she has dealt with her husband being deployed to provide humanitarian relief to the survivors of Hurricane Katrina, OIF 06-08 & OIF 08-09. She shares her real life experiences and what expectations are key to survival in the stress filled world of being a Military Spouse.

The Gate Keeper: Ty, a Certified Weld Inspector & Pipe Fitter, Talks about the Need for Veterans in the Industrial Construction Field: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 11

Ty, a Certified Weld Inspector and Pipe Fitter talks about the need and desire for Industrial Construction Companies to hire and employ Veterans.

A Grunt’s Eye View: Dan, from West Point to Special Forces…then MIT and Harvard: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 10

Dan, a West Point graduate, Army Infantry Platoon Leader, Special Forces Officer, then upon separation from the Army, MIT and the Harvard for his Masters degrees.

How to ask for help, how to keep looking forward and what to keep in mind.

A Grunt’s Eye View: Josh, from Navy Corpsman to Navy SeaBee: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 9

Josh, served 6 years as a Navy Corpsman assigned to Marine Corps Search and Rescue teams, left the Navy to be with his family, quickly realizes his new Path in Life.

A Grunt’s Eye View: Steve Shares His Experience from Regular Infantry to Green Beret: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 8

Steve talks about his experiences starting from regular Army Infantry up to becoming and earning the Green Beret.

A Grunt’s Eye: Kel, Steve and Ox Talk about The Beginning of Their Friendship: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 7

Kel, Steve and Ox talk about their meeting at Fort Hood and Becoming Friends, Prior to their Deployment to Operation Iraqi Freedom 2006-2008.

A Grunt’s Eye View: Dylan, An Unexpected Exit from the Army: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 6

Dylan talks about his unexpected medical chapter from the Army, through his first year out and eventually attending college.

A Grunt’s Eye View: Tyler Shares His Journey and Lessons Learned Along the Way: Out of Ranks Podcast Episode 5

Tyler, once a stellar Soldier to Struggling Civilian, and ultimately scaled the cliff face to find his way to becoming a happy and fulfilled Husband and Father as well as successfully navigating this new chapter of his life.