13R:Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator (13R)

These soldiers are primarily responsible for locating, detecting, and making the Army aware about enemy forces and movements using firefinders, which are specialized, powerful radars.

Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support

Military Duties:

Firefinder Radar Operators are part of a larger team of Army field artillery. The job of field artillery is to design and develop fire support, mobilize and deploy operating forces, and maintain infrastructure and equipment. The primary objective of Army field artillery teams is to support ground infantry and tank units.

Military Duties Translated:

There is not really a direct job equivalent in civilian life for an Army Field Artillery Firefinder Radar Operator. However, that does not mean that you won’t find employment after leaving the U.S. Armed Forces. The skills you acquire while in the U.S. Army are practical in any line of work. You will make an outstanding addition to your next employer thanks to your leadership, discipline, and teamwork.

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

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