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94T - AVENGER System Repairer

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Basic Job Description

As an essential member of the Army's weapons maintenance team, the Avenger System Repairer is primarily responsible for performing and supervising field and sustainment level maintenance on the Avenger System, a lightweight, highly mobile and transportable surface-to-air missile/gun weapon system that provides short-range air defense protection against air and land attacks.

Duties performed by Soldiers in this MOS include:

Performs quality control measures. Performs maintenance adjustments on test equipment. Serves on maintenance and inspection teams. Inspects, tests and adjusts components to specific tolerances. Determines shortcomings and malfunctions in electronic, electrical and cryogenic assemblies, modules and circuit elements using system associated equipment. Removes and replaces defective line replaceable units, including interconnecting cables. Determines serviceability and disposition of assemblies, subassemblies and parts. Removes and installs servomotor/Azimuth Gear Assembly. Prepares maintenance and supply forms.

Supervises lower rank soldiers and provides technical guidance to the soldiers in the accomplishment of their duties. Provides technical assistance to supported units. Installs equipment modifications.

Training Information

Job training for an AVENGER system repairer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 18 weeks of Advanced Individual Training. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field with on-the-job instructions.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are: Principles and concepts of electronics and mechanics, use electronic, electrical and mechanical test equipment, understanding schematics, drawings, blueprints and wiring diagrams and operate, test and maintain weapons systems.

ASVAB Score Required: 98 in aptitude area EL

Security Clearance: Confidential

Strength Requirement: very heavy

Physical Profile Requirement: 222221

Other Requirements

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