Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00165 Steward

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

MOSID  00165 - Steward (STWD)

General Duties:

COOK and STWD shall perform duties related to standing, lifting, loading/unloading, and carrying raw provisions and prepared rations during operations under the full range of climatic and sea conditions involving lifting, carrying, setting-up cooking equipment. Stores involved include:

  • burner units,
  • stove cabinets,
  • propane tanks,
  • modular tenting,
  • tables,
  • steamtable inserts,
  • commercial size mixing bowls,
  • roasting pans and
  • bags of garbage.

Stores are usually packaged in crates, bags, boxes and drums weighing up to 25 Kg. Materiel Handling Equipment is limited at sea and in the field requiring manual lifting, loading and carrying.

MOSID Related Duties

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

1. Lift items weighing up to 25 Kg up to 30 times per 8 hour shift.       X X X
2. Stand continuously for 8 hours. X X X
3. Work up to 12 hours per day.   X X X X X
4. Climb onto/off vehicle cargo decks, 1.75 m from ground up to 20 times per 8 hour shift.       X X X
5. Endure constant jarring & bumping when travelling cross-country in 5 Tonne trucks.   X X X X X
6. Drive light military and civilian vehicles in low/no light conditions.   X X X X X
7. Dig a personal trench.   X X X X X
8. Negotiate narrow hatchways/passageways during periods of sudden and unexpected ships motion.   X X X X X
9. Fight shipboard fires in small compartments while wearing CHEMOX equipment.   X X X X X
10. Erect/dismantle field kitchen and modular tents including loading/unloading trucks, in 30 minutes.       X X X


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