91M Bradley Fighting Vehicle System Maintainer

OVERVIEW
The Bradley Fighting Vehicle system maintainer handles the maintenance and repair of the M2/M3, A2/A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle, the M6 Bradley Linebacker air defense vehicle and the M7 Bradley Fire Support Team vehicle.

JOB DUTIES

  • Perform maintenance on gas particulate systems, vehicular mounted armament and associated fire control systems
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot malfunctions and perform maintenance and onboard direct support tasks on the Bradley Fighting Vehicle suspension and steering systems
  • Perform maintenance on fire extinguisher and suppression systems


TRAINING
Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and 12 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

Advanced Individual Training: 12 weeks, 4 days at Fort Benning, GA

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Engine repair and tune-up
  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical problems
  • Repair and replace body panels, fenders, power packs, weapons systems and radiators


HELPFUL SKILLS

  • Interest in auto mechanics and the industrial arts
  • Troubleshooting and repairing mechanical problems
  • Interest in automotive engines and how they work
  • Enjoyment of physical work


REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 99
OR
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 88, General Technical (GT): 92

WARRANT OFFICER TRACK
913A Armament Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer
915A Automotive Maintenance Warrant Officer

FUTURE CIVILIAN CAREERS
The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with auto and construction equipment 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.

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