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Marine Corps Enlisted Job Descriptions

MOS 8152 -- Marine Corps Security Force (MCSF) Guard


Type of MOS : EMOS

Rank Range: GySgt to Pvt

Job Description: The MCSF guard will be assigned to duty with MCSF units. He will be physically fit and mentally capable of enduring the rigors of combat. He will have the requisite knowledge to safely and properly employ the service rifle, pistol and shotgun. As a member of a reaction force, he will conduct offensive infantry tactics in confined spaces, ashore and afloat, to restore breached security and provide the final barrier/element of an integrated security plan for the asset being protected. He also must possess skills in land navigation and patrolling. In the grades of corporal through gunnery sergeant, as a security supervisor, the Marine will plan, evaluate, and supervise the implementation of site-specific security plans to protect assets designated as vital to the national security.

Job Requirements:

(1) Must meet prerequisites prescribed in MCO 1300.20, 5510.7, MCO 5521.3, and MCO 6100.3.

(2) Complete the Marine Corps Security Force Guard Course.

(3) To be used only as a billet designator in Marine Corps Security Force T/O.

Duties: For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to MCO 1510.59, Individual Training Standards.

Related Department of Labor Occupation Codes :

No civilian equivalent.

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Above information derived from MCBUL 1200, parts 2 and 3

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