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What is the crappiest job in the Army?

And don't give me the PC "they are all great" answer. I know there are jobs out there that everyone is like "f*ck that MOS." Like maybe a port-a-potty maintenance technician or something.

Asked By: The Harsh Reality - 6/13/2008
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cooks- long hours in a hot sweaty enviroment and everyone complains about their food. they are up before everyone else and when everyone elses duty day is over they are still cleaning
Answered By: jtw532 - 6/13/2008
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being on extra duty in the kitchen sucks as well as latrine duty. Cooks have a pretty tough job in terms of hours and the crap you put up with day to day. if you don't want to drive trucks dont sign up for any combat arms in the Army. You will be driving a truck in iraq if you sign up for anything other than things... More
Answered By: Sergeant - 6/13/2008
 
depends a lot on you, I personally wouldn't like being a driver, cook, or mechanic. (some people love these jobs though) hit me up at airbornepaul2010@yahoo.com if you want more info.
Answered By: Paul W - 6/13/2008
 
PaulW hit the nail on the head, it all depends on what you enjoy. When someone enlists in the US Army, they are able to choose what job they get. This is not the Vietnam era Army where everyone winds up in the Infantry. One thing is for sure though, every soldier is a trained janitor!
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Answered By: thechief66 - 6/13/2008
 
Laundry and Bath Specialist. Washing another soldier's dirty drawers.
Answered By: RayDawg12 - 6/13/2008
 
cooks have the worst
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Answered By: Hillary J - 6/13/2008
 
The worst job in the entire military is.................the one that YOU do not want to do, ever!!! "And don't give me the PC "they are all great" answer." It isn't PC to state the absolute truth without sugar coating. It is the truth.
Answered By: Michael P - 6/13/2008
 
speaking for myself it would have to be anything that wasn't Infantry. but hey we all have our likes and dislikes.
Answered By: darrell m - 6/13/2008
 
I would say no to laundry and bath, cook, driver, mechanic (light or heavy wheel).
Answered By: Krista - 6/13/2008
 
No such thing! Every member of the Armed Forces has a specific purpose, meaning their jobs are all important! WE work as a team! clerks, cooks, personnel, computer techs, medics, infantry, artillery, aviation,mechanics, supply,etc....
Answered By: Thad Tacoma - 6/13/2008
 
Every job is important. But yeah, there are some jobs that suck. Depends what you're joining the military for. Obviously, if you're a physical type person, then Finance or some other desk job is going to suck. On the flip side, combat arms is probably not the place to be if you've got a problem sleeping in the mud and... More
Answered By: ghost_round - 6/14/2008
 
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