Army

19K:M1 ARMOR CREWMAN

The U.S. Army M1 Armor Crewman works as part of a team to operate armored equipment and fire weapons to destroy enemy positions.


Is there a clearance required?: Yes

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support


Military Duties:

During combat, their role is to operate tanks and amphibious assault vehicles to engage and destroy the enemy. Tanks like the M1A2 Abrams use mobility, firepower and shock effect to close with and extinguish enemy forces.

Military Duties Translated:

Communicate with people on remote operations, including aircraft, mining, and offshore oil rigs. Broadcast weather or traffic conditions. Receive and transmit communications. Use radiotelegraph or radiotelephone equipment. Clean, repair, and store equipment. Test equipment to ensure its functioning properly. Install, operate, and monitor radio equipment. Report violations regarding radio communications. Interpret coded messages and emergency signals. Record signals for intelligence personnel analysis. Determine where signals originate.

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

Radio Operator