Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00129 Vehicle Technician

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00129 - Vehicle Technician (VEH TECH)

General Duties:

VEH TECH shall perform duties related to operating, inspecting, testing, diagnosing, servicing, reconditioning and repairing general and specialized vehicles both wheeled and tracked including but not limited to: armoured personnel and fighting vehicles, all sizes of trucks, material handling equipment, generators, and small engines in both fixed and field environments.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Walk cross-country over uneven terrain for long distances.       X X X
2. Exert a force up to 45 Kg by lifting/pulling a lever or wrench repeatedly for up to one hour. X X X
3. Perform tasks lying or standing with arms raised over shoulders for extended periods.       X X X
4. Perform tasks lying or hanging with upper body lower than hips for short periods.       X X X
5. Lift to heights of 1.75 m and carry one end of a shared load weighing up to 90 Kg.       X X X
6. Lift & manipulate weights of 35 Kg.       X X X
7. Drive and maintain a variety of wheeled & tracked vehicles in low/no light conditions. X X X X X X
8. Work in confined or cramped spaces.       X X X
9. Use mechanical & electrically powered machine tools including: engine lathes, drill presses and grinders.       X X X
10. Remain highly alert up to 12 hrs per day and concentrate under stress for long periods. X X X X X X
11. Work shifts up to 16 hrs in the field. X X X X X X
12. Continually stoop, bend and crawl, over, in and on equipment or vehicles up to heights of 3 m and jump from heights of 1.75 m.       X X X
13. Stand for periods of up to 10 hours. X X X X X X
14. Dig a personal trench. X X X X X X
15. Endure exposure to fuel, adhesive, acid and paint fumes. X X X X X X


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