Basic Job Description
As an integral member of the Mechanical Maintenance team, the Track Vehicle Repairer is primarily responsible for performing maintenance on tracked vehicles and supervising activities that include fuel and electrical system repair and maintenance.
Duties performed by Soldiers in this MOS include:
Performs repair of gas turbine power plants/packs, diesel power plants/packs, compression ignition engine fuel systems, compression ignition air induction systems, vehicle air cooling systems, vehicle liquid cooling systems, track hull electrical systems, automatic transmission assemblies, track vehicle cross drive transmission assemblies, transfer assemblies, hydraulic brake systems, mechanical/hydraulic steering systems, track vehicle hydraulic assemblies, fire extinguisher/suppression systems. Repair track vehicle using battlefield damage assessment and repair.
Supervises lower grade soldiers and provides technical guidance to the soldiers in the accomplishment of their duties.
Job training for a track vehicle repairer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 13 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are: Engine repair and tune up or replacement, troubleshoot mechanical and electrical problemsand body repair and body panel replacement.
ASVAB Score Required: 92 in aptitude area MM OR 87 in aptitude area MM and 85 in aptitude are 85
Security Clearance: None
Strength Requirement: very heavy
Physical Profile Requirement: 222232
- Normal color vision required
Similar Civilian Occupations
- Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
- First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
- Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines