"this year is the military service back for all the 18-year-olds.nOch the military service is a nice merit for the professional life.n– You things like leadership and team building, " says Maria Tedsjö on the recruitment agency TNG."
"After seven-year break, the government decided in march to reintroduce conscription. This week begins mönstringsbrev to be sent out to approximately 90 000 boys and girls in Sweden, and already the summer is the time for the 5 000 selected to the board."
"And to do national service can be positive for your chances to succeed in the labour market," says Maria Tedsjö, regional manager at recruitment firm TNG in Örebro."
" I think it gives a good foundation to head out into the workforce. It is good that you get with things like leadership, team building and to relate to the rules and procedures."
"the Employment jobbsökarexpert Susanna Westgren are on the same line."
"– I see it as a big advantage. You must learn to order and to get up in the morning. You may also learn how to work under stress, and depending on which role you have, it can also provide great leadership experience. You may also learn how to work in a group, " she says."
"Can use on the job interview"
"Susanna Westgren do not think that employers will look directly at whether a person made the military service, or military service, with conscription as it is called, or not. However, experiences from there to be valuable during a job interview, or a personal letter."
"– Young people who have not worked or studied in the past can find examples from the military service on how they handle stress and that they are good at taking responsibility, for example, " she says."
"And do you have ambitions to work as a director or in other senior roles in the future can the military be the right way to go."
" We have made many management recruitment with people who have been on leadership training within the Swedish armed forces. So the road is very positive if you want to work as a manager, " says Maria Tedsjö on TNG."
"► Each year will Rekryteringsmyndigheten to send out a web-based questionnaire (beredskapsunderlaget) to all, both guys and girls, as the age of 18 during the year. On the basis of the substrate is chosen a smaller group out called to muster. After patterning, the decision is taken as to who will be subjected to the military undergraduate studies with military service, into the military."
"► In 2018, expect the armed Forces to provide training for approximately 4 000 people. 1 500 is expected to come from the patterning, and 2 500 from the voluntary recruitment."
"► the Training is nine or eleven months long."
"Source: armed Forces"
"this applies to the age of 18 years old this year and is a Swedish citizen:"