HOW TO START YOUR CAREER IN THE ARMY. for joining as a job you need to have the conscript service done and have any leadership training (NCO or CO) so 2 wedges or more when finished minimum. What You Need to Know About Joining the Russian Army. Due to various factors, not least of all Russia’s demographic situation, the Russian Armed Forces are looking to foreigners to help fill their ranks. This is a List of militaries that recruit foreign applicants.This includes any individuals who are aliens of the state whose armed forces they are being recruited to join by professional recruiters.The foreigners need not be legal residents of that nation, but may gain legal residence status by … This Finnish choise has provided the Finnish Defence Forces a large reserve army. Conscription in Finland is part of a general compulsion for national military service for all adult males (Finnish: maanpuolustusvelvollisuus; Swedish: totalförsvarsplikt) defined in the 127§ of the Constitution of Finland.. Conscription can take the form of military or of civilian service. In Finland every male citizen has a duty to serve the country as conscript. HOW TO JOIN. so it moustly depends when you get the citizenship. Re: Moving to Finland and joining the Finnish army Post by interleukin » Mon Aug 16, 2010 4:31 am They are not going to let you join the Finnish military as you are not a citizen. "Foreign nationals, between the ages of 18 and 30, applying to serve in the Russian Armed Forces, must speak Russian language," says a draft decree on the new rules for Army service, posted on the Russian Defense Ministry's website. Choosing to join the Army is one of the biggest decisions that you'll make, but once you've decided, we'll be there to help you on your journey. ... a U.S. citizen could join the Russian army, ... foreigners can only join the military if they are permanent residents with a green card. Women have a possibility for voluntary service. Re: English speaking into Finnish army Post by Rosamunda » Wed Jul 04, 2012 8:00 pm One of my sons, also British, also not very fluent in Finnish is starting in Karjalan Prikaati on Monday.