91J Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer

OVERVIEW
The quartermaster and chemical equipment repairer is primarily responsible for supervising or performing maintenance on chemical equipment, quartermaster machinery, forced-air heaters and special-purpose equipment.

JOB DUTIES

  • Maintain and repair electrical/fuel heater systems, pumps, decontamination systems, protective filter systems, reverse osmosis water purification systems, laundry washer/extractor systems and dryer/tumbler systems
  • Service internal combustion engine ignition/fuel/cooling/electrical systems
  • Perform damage assessment and repair


TRAINING
Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and 11 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field, including practice in marine engine maintenance and repair.

Advanced Individual Training: 11 weeks, 3 days, Fort Lee, VA

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Internal combustion engine theory
  • Use and care of hand and power tools


HELPFUL SKILLS

  • Interest in shop mechanics, fixing engines and machinery
  • Ability to use hand and power tools
  • Enjoyment of physical work


REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 92

OR
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 87, General Technical (GT): 85

WARRANT OFFICER TRACK
919A Engineer Equipment Repair Warrant Officer

FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with the marine transportation, commercial fishing, oil exploration or oil drilling industries. You’ll be able to consider a future as a marine engine mechanic.

+ Enlisted
X Officer
+ Active Duty
+ Army Reserve
+ Open to Women
+ Entry Level