Army

11C:INDIRECT FIRE INFANTRYMAN

These soldiers perform some of the most dangerous jobs in the Army. They fire and recover anti-personnel and anti-tank mines, and locate and neutralize mines in live minefields. This MOS is also responsible for navigating between points on the ground, orienting maps, and operating and maintaining communications equipment.


Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support


Military Duties:

These soldiers perform some of the most dangerous jobs in the army. They fire and recover anti-personnel and anti-tank mines, and locate and neutralize mines in live mine fields. This MOS is also responsible for navigating between points on the ground, orienting maps and operating and maintaining communications equipment. Indirect infantry soldiers may operate in an NBC (nuclear, chemical, biological) contaminated area. A big part of their jobs includes constructing and camouflaging weapons in firing positions, including mortars and maintaining mortars, including safety checks. The way to best describe this position is that the solider performs as a member of a mortar squad providing indirect fire support.

Military Duties Translated:

Respond immediately to citizen calls for assistance and to alarms triggered at homes and businesses Maintain a presence in the community that helps to deter crime and provide support to citizens Help to secure crime scenes and ensure that evidence is not removed or tampered with Act as a police presence at public events and provide security for municipal gatherings Identify potential criminal activity or other hazardous situations and take the proper actions to protect citizens and property

Some civilian jobs best suited to this type of military experience:

Police Officer