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21Q -- Transmission and Distribution Specialist


Basic Job Description

Note: This job is available in the Army Reserves and Army National Guard, only. It is not available for active duty applicants.

Duties performed by Soldiers in this MOS include:

Assists in installation of electrical transmission and distribution systems and exterior services. Assists in the erection of utility poles; and, installs guys, anchors, cross arms, conductors, insulators, and other hardware. Installs and connects service drops and conduits on deenerigized systems.

and maintains electrical transmission and distribution systems. Tests circuits and components to isolate malfunctions and repair defects. Performs scheduled and emergency inspections and repairs of distribution systems and equipment. Assists in maintenance, repair, calibration and tests of internal substation equipment.

Training Information

9 weeks, 0 days at Sheppard Air Force Base, TX

ASVAB Score Required: 95 in aptitude area EL

Security Clearance: None

Strength Requirement: very heavy.

Physical Profile Requirement: 111221

Other Requirements

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