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Marine Corps Enlisted Job Descriptions

MOS 2891 -- Electronics Maintenance Chief


A Marine with Wire Platoon, Electronics Maintenance Company, 2nd Maintenance Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 25, 2nd Marine Logistics Group solders an electrical part onto a circuit card, May 20. By repairing these circuit cards as opposed to purchasing new ones, with every repaired card a total of anywhere from one to 20 thousand dollars of the Marine Corps’ spending funds are saved.
Lance Cpl. Jonathan G. Wright/U.S. Military/Public Domain

Type of MOS : PMOS

Rank Range: MGySgt and.MSgt

Job Description: Electronics maintenance chiefs perform staff duties in formulating and implementing maintenance and supply plans, provisioning data/communications items, and preparing or reviewing publications and training materials. As a senior staff noncommissioned officer in a highly technical field, the electronics maintenance chief is qualified to manage the activities of maintenance personnel from diverse electronic specialties within datal communications. Duties may include instructing in the theory and maintenance of electronics, supervising a maintenance shop, writing evaluation test plans, and inspecting units performing electronic maintenance. This MOS is a career progression for gunnery sergeants with MOSs 2822, 2831, 2834, 2862, 2881, and 2887.

Job Requirements:

(1) Must complete the Electronics Maintenance Supervisors Course.

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

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

Related Department of Labor Occupation Codes :

(1) Supervisor, Electronics Systems Maintenance 828.161-010.

(2) Communications Electrician Supervisor 823.131-010.

Related Marine Corps Jobs:

Electronics Maintenance Chief, 5993

Above information derived from MCBUL 1200, parts 2 and 3

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