91J Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer
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.
- 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
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
- 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
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.