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Recruit Division Commander (NEC-8RDC)

Recruit Division Commander (NEC-8RDC)

WANTED:  Hard charging Navy professionals to transform civilians into Sailors.  E5 & above are eligible for the #1 Sailorization and Mentoring shore duty that the Navy has to offer.  In addition to the immeasurable professional development and personal gratification, RDC's will also receive SDAP, up to 24 months waived off their follow-on sea tour, as well as post tour choice of coast after a successful Recruit Training Command assignment (RTC).  If you have any questions about becoming a RDC contact the Shore Special Program Detailer (PERS-4010D) at DSN:  882-3855/COMM:  901-874-3855.

Applicants must meet the following requirements as a minimum to be assigned to RDC duty:

Able to lead physical fitness training on a daily basis
Outstanding appearance in uniform
Warfare qualified. (Waivers may be granted on a case by case basis)
Articulate and professional
PO2s must have six years TIS, two years TIR prior to getting orders (waiverable)
Outstanding leadership and imaginative problem-solving skills
No NJP's or any evaluation mark below 3.0 in past 36 months (no exceptions)
Must have passed most recent PFA with a good low or better, be within current height/weight standards, (no exceptions), and have participated in the 1.5 mile run. Alternate cardio accepted with a waiver. (Mock PRT's are acceptable).
Some of the benefits of RDC duty are:

$450 per month Special Duty Assignment Pay
Additional annual clothing allowance of $220
Free dry cleaning services while actively training a Recruit Division
Opportunity to earn a Master Training Specialist qualification (similar to warfare qual on shore duty)
Advancement rate to Chief and Senior Chief close to double the Navy-wide average for advancement
Perhaps the best leadership job in the Navy
New state of the art facilities and equipment
Per the ACE evaluation, RDC's will earn up to 24 college credits, both upper and lower towards a bachelor's degree

Please submit all screening packages, pictures and waiver documents to the RDC detailers listed below.
For additional information you may contact:
   901-874-3878/DSN 882-3878
   901-874-3855/DSN 882-3855  

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