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91D - Power Generation Equipment Repairer


B-231st BSB Annual Training 626/North Dakota Army National Guard Soldiers who serve as power generation equipment repairers with Company B, 231st Brigade Support Battalion, check the gauges on a 10K generator as they run a load bank on the machine.
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Basic Job Description

The power-generation equipment repairer is responsible for supervising and performing maintenance and overhaul of power-generation equipment, internal combustion engines and associated equipment in mobile and stationary power plants.

Duties performed by Soldiers in this MOS include:

  • Perform maintenance on tactical utility, precise power-generation sets, internal combustion engines and associated equipment

Training Information

Job training for a power-generation equipment repairer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 12 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field, including practice in maintaining electrical power systems.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Generator and power plant operations
  • Electrical generation and distribution
  • Diesel generator operation, disassembly, inspection and maintenance
  • Principles of electrical and electronic circuitry

ASVAB Score Required: 98 in aptitude area GM OR
88 in aptitude area GM and 88 in aptitude area GT

Security Clearance: None

Strength Requirement: very heavy

Physical Profile Requirement: 221121

Other Requirements

Similar Civilian Occupations

  • The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career as a power plant electrician at a construction company, manufacturer or utility company.

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