Job Description: Combat Engineers conduct engineer reconnaissance; emplace obstacle systems; conduct breaching operations, to include reducing explosive hazards; conduct mine/countermine operations; employ demolitions and military explosives; conduct urban breaching; conduct route clearance; provide assault bridging, tactical bridging and non-standard bridging/repair; construct and maintain combat roads and trails; construct expedient roads and airfield/ landing zones; design and construct survivability positions; perform expedient vertical and horizontal construction; design, construct and maintain base camps/forward operating bases and combat outposts; and fight as provisional infantry.

  • Branch Branch: Marines
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 1371
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $34,337
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: MM: 95
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-29
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Engineer, Construction, Facilities, and Equipment
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