The Coolest Army Jobs for Civilians This Memorial Day

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NEW YORK (MainStreet)—Memorial Day isn't just about barbecues and super sales - it's a time to reflect on the valuable contributions of the United States Armed Forces. The holiday is also a reminder that even if you're not an active-duty military member you can still support the military's mission as a civilian. In fact, the Army hires more than 330,000 civilian employees in a variety of fields, from information technology to engineering to public affairs. Curious to discover which specific Army jobs are available for civilians these days, we recently searched through the Army's jobs database. Though we came across many interesting civilian positions, five in particular stuck out to us as the coolest on the site. Here are the details on each, including job descriptions, salary ranges and any work-related dangers you might encounter.