Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00304 Plumbing and Heating Technician

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

MOSID  00304 - Plumbing and Heating Technician (PH TECH)

General Duties:

PH Techs are responsible for installing, maintaining, repairing and designing various building distribution systems such as

  • water,
  • sewage,
  • drainage,
  • plumbing,
  • heating,
  • gas,
  • oil, and
  • fire protection services.

Duties are performed on Bases and Wings and in isolated locations with deployed forces.

MOSID Related Duties

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

1. Lift, manipulate and carry materials and equipment up to 45 kg X X X
2. Work standing for extended periods of time. X X X
3. Exert a force of 45 kg by lifting or pulling a lever or wrench repeatedly for up to one hour. X X X
4. Work lengthy periods lying or standing with arms over the shoulder. X X X
5. Work for short periods lying or hanging with upper body lower than hips X X X
6. Climb on equipment up to 3 m. X X X
7. Climb ladders and scaffolding of various heights. X X X
8. Work in confined and cramped spaces. X X X
9. Require good hand to eye coordination. X X X
10. Require good manual dexterity. X X X
11. Use mechanical, air, electrical and powder actuated tools. X X X
12. Walk long distances over rough terrain. X X X
13. Dig a personal trench. X X X
14. Drive light and medium wheeled vehicles in low/no light conditions. X X X
15. Remain highly alert and complete complex tasks for up to 10 hours per day. X X X
16. Work up to 16 hours on exercise or operations. X X X
17. Work with and endure exposure to toxic fumes from compressed gases, fuels, adhesives, acids, chemicals and paints. X X X
18. Work near equipment with fast moving parts and surfaces with extreme temperatures. X X X
19. Frequently climb, stoop, bend and crawl under, over, in and on buildings, equipment or vehicles. X X X
20. Work under combat or emergency conditions. X X X
21. Supervise and direct personnel under combat or emergency conditions. X X  
22. Work under extreme environmental conditions. X X X
23. Endure prolonged exposure to high noise levels. X X X


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