Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00130 Weapons Technician Land

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

MOSID  00130 - Weapons Technician (Land) (W TECH L)

General Duties:

WPN TECH(Land) shall perform duties related to proving, operating, maintaining, inspecting, testing, diagnosing, repairing and reconditioning all types of land weapons/weapons systems and associated equipment, including among others: small arms, mortars, machine guns, artillery pieces, tank weapons, safes, combination and automotive locks, rebreather devices and weigh scales. Work involves 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. Lift and manipulate one end of a shared load weighing up to 100 Kg. X X X
3. Drive wheeled & tracked vehicles in low/no light conditions.     X X X X
4. Do troubleshooting, maintenance and repairs in low/no light conditions.     X X X X
5. Do maintenance tasks needing high degree of hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.     X X X X
6. Use mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic or electrical tools (i.e.impact tools, hoists, drill presses, lifting devices and grinders).     X X X X
7. Remain highly alert up to 12 hrs per day. X X X X X X
8. Concentrate under stress for long periods. X X X X X X
9. Work shifts up to 16 hrs in the field.     X X X X
10. Endure exposure to fuel, adhesive, acid, refinisher, solvent and paint fumes.       X X X
11. Continually stoop, bend & crawl, over, in and on equipment/vehicles up to heights of 3 m and jump from heights of 1.75 m.       X X X
12. Stand for periods of up to 10 hours.       X X X
13. Dig a personal trench.  X X
14. Endure exposure to loud noise.       X


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