Job Description: As members of an M1A1 Tank Crew or Unit, Armor Marines performs various duties incident to the operation and maintenance of the tank, to include tactical employment, firing and maneuvering. Typical duties include preparing tanks, personnel, and equipment for movement and combat; preparation of ammunition for firing; locating targets; loading, aiming and firing of organic tank weapons using the tank fire control system; driving the tank; and performance of operator-level preventive and corrective maintenance.

  • Branch Branch: Marines
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 1812
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $34,073
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: GT: 90
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-29
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Tank and Assault Amphibious Vehicle
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