Marine Corps

0613:Construction Wireman

These Marines are basically linemen for the Marine Corps.

Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support

Military Duties:

They integrate Marine communication lines into existing host country lines, dig new trenches for installing of telecommunication cables, and use boom trucks to work on power lines and other systems

Military Duties Translated:

Assembling, evaluating, testing, and maintaining electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, and apparatus. Troubleshooting and repairing malfunctioning equipment, appliances, and apparatus. Constructing and fabricating parts, using hand tools and specifications. Reading and interpreting electrical and electronic circuit blueprints, diagrams, and schematics. Advising management on continued use of unsuitable equipment, appliances, and apparatus. Supervising electricians. Ordering of electrical supplies and equipment.

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

Electronics Technician