91S 91S Stryker Systems Maintainer
The Stryker systems maintainer works as part of a team to maintain the Stryker family of vehicles and keep the vehicles and the operating systems running smoothly.
Some of those vehicles include the M1128 Mobile Gun System, the M1132 Engineer Support Vehicle, the M1133 Medical Evacuation Vehicle and the M1135 NBC Recon Vehicle.
- Performs field- and sustainment-level maintenance on various vehicle systems to include the suspension systems, steering systems, hydraulic systems, fire extinguisher/suppression systems and vehicular mounted armament
- Supervises compliance with shop safety program and use, and maintenance and security of power tools
- Diagnoses and troubleshoots malfunctions
- Supervises and provides technical guidance to junior-grade Soldiers
- Performs battlefield damage assessment and repair
Ten weeks of Basic Combat Training and 17 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 inspection and repair of Stryker engines and systems.
Advanced Individual Training: 17 weeks, Fort Lee, VA
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
- Engine disassembly and repair
- Repair of hydraulic, fuel and electrical systems
- Repair and maintenance of armament systems
- Interest in mathematics, shop mechanics and engine mechanics
- Ability to use hand and power tools
REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S)
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 87, General Technical (GT): 85
Mechanical Maintenance (MM): 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 and farm equipment companies. You’ll be able to pursue a position as a garage mechanic, carburetor mechanic, transmission mechanic, radiator mechanic or construction equipment mechanic.