The air defense battle management system operator is in charge of equipment systems that protect against aerial and space attack. Categorized as military occupational specialty (MOS) 14G, soldiers in this job are critical to operations of the Army’s air defense artillery team.

Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support

Military Duties:

One of the most important responsibilities of this job is providing situational awareness and warnings from airspace. These soldiers conduct the planning and execution of airspace management required for a supported echelon, and are responsible for air defense airspace management, overseeing cell equipment and march orders, and emplacements and level system maintenance.

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

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