With more than 130 New Mexico National Guard careers to choose from, your future is secure in The Guard. Find out about career opportunities when you connect with a recruiter in your area through our website, or click the ‘Careers’ link to see more information about how a Guard career can impact your life. You can begin your career with just one weekend a month and two weeks out of the year when you join the New Mexico National Guard.
How Do I Choose the Right Guard Career?
You’ll find a wealth of information located on the NMNG website for both enlisted and officer careers. After exploring the resources provided, feel free to contact a local recruiter if you have additional questions or are thinking seriously about joining The Guard. You’ll earn a paycheck while learning new skills and furthering your military career- and there are many other benefits that come from joining, as well:
- Continued education and tuition assistance
- Life & health insurance
- Student loans & scholarships
- Cash bonuses for sign-up and re-enlistment
- Retirement plan benefits
- Military discounts
Is The New Mexico National Guard Right For Me?
If you have a keen sense of adventure and love the thought of helping your country and community, you may find one of the New Mexico National Guard careers fits your lifestyle. Best of all, you can join the Guard reserves and enjoy many of the same benefits as active-duty members. If you’re already active duty, you can extend your career without a long re-enlistment by transferring to the reserves. While you’re serving in the National Guard, we’ll take care of you and your family with competitive pay and Guard benefits that provide value in terms of perks and amenities.
How Do I Get Started in The NMNG?
Serving in the National Guard is hard work; you’ll have to demonstrate to us that you have what it takes to succeed by meeting the Army fitness and weight requirements. If you can complete our minimum number of situps and pullups in two minutes, then run two miles within the time limit, you may have the physical skills we’re looking for. We’ll also require you to take the ASVAB test for placement in one of the New Mexico National Guard Careers. The ASVAB is designed to ensure you serve in an area of The Guard where you’ll have the most opportunity to learn, serve, and use your individual skills.
If you’re ready to make the best decision of your life, contact a New Mexico National Guard recruiter right now; have your list of questions ready and be prepared to answer a few brief questions about yourself, as well. You have many options when it comes to building your future, but none that can offer you as much as The Guard. Click the ‘Careers’ link on our website for more info or reach out to us by phone or email to speak with a NMNG recruiter.New Mexico National Guard Careers