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86th Training Brigade
standing up at McCoy
|The 86th Training Brigade is standing up at Fort McCoy
and has opportunities for enlisted, officer, and warrant officer
The unit’s primary mission is to assist with Warrior (WAREX) and Combat
Support Training Center (CSTC) exercises in fiscal year (FY) 2010 and to
host WAREX and CSTC, beginning in FY 2011.
Unit personnel will include Troop Program Unit and Active Guard/Reserve
Soldiers, as well as civilians. Personnel with exercise experience,
Observer/Controller, and/or Lanes experience are especially encouraged
Soldiers must meet all Army standards, including weight, height and Army
Physical Fitness Test (APFT). Soldiers with an outdated APFT and/or
weigh-in may be required to do their APFT and/or weigh-in soon after
being assigned to the unit.
Unit members must be able to qualify for their designated position
within one year, be able to attend any grade-specific military
schooling, if applicable, and be willing to maintain the highest
standards of physical fitness, military bearing, and discipline.
All positions may require Temporary Duty (TDY) travel; more so at the
Almost all enlisted positions and junior officer positions will require
a one-week Observer/Controller class prior to the start of the
The 86th Training Brigade currently is hiring for the following military
occupational specialty positions:
Command Sergeant Major, Sergeant Major: E-9 — 00G, 00Z, 12Z
Master Sergeant, First Sergeant: E-8 — 00G58/5B/5M/50, 25W, 31B, 42A,
68W, 74D, 88Z, 91Z, 92A, 92Y
Sergeant First Class: E-7 — 00G, 12B, 25Z, 31B, 35F, 35H, 35L, 35M, 42A,
46Z, 79V, 91X, 92A, 92Y
Staff Sergeant: E-6 — 00G, 25V, 42A, 88M, 89B, 91B
Sergeant: E-5 — 25U, 25V, 42A, 42A/ASI E3, 46Q, 92F
Specialist, E-4 — 36B
Officer & Warrant Officer Positions
Colonel: O6 — 01A (G3, G4, G6, and G7)
Lieutenant Colonel: O5 — 01A, 01A 5N, 12A, 31A, 36A, 90A
Major: O4 — 1A, 01A 5K, 24A, 27A, 42H, 51C 4M, 56A, 57A S7, 0A
Captain: O3 — 01A, 12B, 25A, 35D, 46A, 53A25, 57A, 70B, 88A, 90A,
Chief Warrant Officer: CWO2 — 351LQ.
All interested Soldiers must send a packet either by e-mail or by mail
to: 86th Training Brigade, Attn: LTC Harrington, 821 E. 12th Ave, Fort
McCoy, WI 54656-5249. Personnel submitting a packet, by mail, should
send a courtesy e-mail.
All packets should include: (1) Position(s) interested in, (2) Last
three officer evaluation reports or noncommissioned officer evaluation
reports, and (3) Either your officer record brief, enlisted record
brief, or Department of the Army 2-1. For more information, contact Lt.
Col. Susan Harrington at 608-388-0920, DSN 280-0920, or e-mail