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Marine Corps Enlisted Job Descriptions

MOS 2887 -- Artillery Electronics Technician


Type of MOS : PMOS

Rank Range: GySgt to Pvt

Job Description: Artillery electronics technicians' duties encompass the operation and maintenance of the AN/TPQ-36 Counter Mortar Radar System, the AN/TMQ-41 Meteorological Measuring System (MMS) , the M-94 Chronograph (MVS) , and the ancillary ground radar systems. Tasks include the siting, installing, inspecting, testing, and repairing of the systems with emphasis on inspection. Additional tasks include the supervision and instruction of the tasks listed above. Marines holding MOS 2887, upon reaching the grade of sergeant, will attend the career progression Electronics Maintenance Technology Course. Artillery electronics technicians maintain necessary records on maintenance performed, hours of operation, and systems or component tests. MOS 2891, Electronics Maintenance Chief, is assigned upon promotion to Master Sergeant.

Job Requirements:

(1) Must have an EL score of 115 or higher.

(2) complete the Basic Electronic Course, Marine Artillery Electronics Maintenance Course.

(3) complete 1 year of high school algebra.

(4) Must be a U.S. Citizen.

(5) Must be eligible for a secret security clearance.

(6) Must have normal color vision.

Duties: For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to MCO 1510.44C, Individual Training Standards.

Related Department of Labor Occupation Codes :

Electronics Mechanic 828.261-022.

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Above information derived from MCBUL 1200, parts 2 and 3

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