91B WHEELED VEHICLE MECHANIC
The wheeled vehicle mechanic is primarily responsible for supervising and performing maintenance and recovery operations on wheeled vehicles and associated items, as well as heavy-wheeled vehicles and select armored vehicles.
- Maintain wheeled vehicles, their associated trailers and material handling equipment systems
- Inspecting, servicing, maintaining, repairing, replacement, adjusting and testing of wheeled vehicles and material handling equipment systems, subsystems and components
- Service automotive electrical systems including wiring harness, and starting and charging systems
- Perform wheeled vehicle recovery operations
Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and 12 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time is spent in the classroom, and part in the field.
Advanced Individual Training: 12 weeks at Fort Jackson, SC
- Interest in auto mechanics and the industrial arts
- Enjoyment of physical work
- Troubleshooting and repairing mechanical problems
- Interest in automotive engines and how they work
REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 92
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 87, General Technical (GT): 85
WARRANT OFFICER TRACK
915A Automotive Maintenance Warrant Officer
FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with service stations, auto dealers, farm equipment companies and state highway agencies. You’ll be able to pursue a career as a garage mechanic, carburetor mechanic, transmission mechanic, radiator mechanic, construction equipment mechanic or endless track vehicle mechanic.