MOS 948B—Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer

Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer (MOS 948B) Description / Major Duties:

Establishes section safety and crime prevention/security programs that adhere to the policies, practices, and regulations associated with these programs. Manages personnel, equipment, and facility assets for operation, repair, maintenance, and modification of radio, radar, computer, electronic data processing, controlled cryptographic items, fiber optic, radiological and related communications equipment and associated tools, test, and accessory equipment. Establishes section SOPs to ensure a proper work environment is maintained and that personnel adhere to maintenance schedules, Army Maintenance Management Systems (TAMMS), Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA-QC) procedures, and Standard Army Maintenance System (SAMS-1). Ensures personnel are trained to use the tools, test equipment, and applicable publications for the completion of the mission and are trained in automation skills. Ensures that the section is deployable by supervising the Unit Level Logistic System (ULLS). Develops, rehearses, and implements load plans and deployment scenarios; establishes field SOPs; and ensures standards of the Mission Essential Task List (METL) are met. Ensures that Logistics tracking systems such as the Unit Level Logistic System (ULLS) Army Maintenance Management Systems (SAMS-2), and the Standard Army Retail Supply Systems (SARSS) are used. Interprets technical data and schematics, researches and interprets supply data, and fabricates repair parts or procures through outside resources. Coordinates technical, administrative, and logistical interface between the maintenance activity and supported units. Advises commander and staff on electronic equipment development, procurement, capabilities, limitations, and employment. Establishes, monitors, and maintains a comprehensive environmental protection program IAW national and local directives. Performs other company grade officer level duties as required/essential to the unit mission. Is a self-aware and adaptive technical expert, combat leader, trainer and advisor.

Minimum requirements for MOS 948B Electronic Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer:

  • SGT (E5) or above with five years field experience in MOS 94D, 94E, 94F, 94H, 94K, 94L, 94R, 94W, 94Y, and 94Z. Recruiter, Drill Sergeant and other non-technical duties are not considered field experience. ARNG, USAR, and civilian experience related to MOS 948B is taken into consideration.
  • BNCOC (now known as Advanced Leader Course or ALC) graduate from a feeder MOS.
  • Copy of most recent 10 NCOERs, reflecting MOS proficiency in a supervisory capacity.
  • Letter of recommendation from a senior warrant officer (CW3 and above) in the MOS the applicant is applying for.

Applicants must submit a waiver request for each requirement not met. Waiver requests must explain why the waiver should be granted. No waivers permissable for E-4 and below.

Article Last Modified: February 21, 2011

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