Marine Corps Enlisted Job Descriptions

MOS 1833 -- Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Crewmember

POHANG, SOUTH KOREA - APRIL 26: U.S. Marine's Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) from 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force landing team deployed from Okinawa, Japan, move their position during the U.S. and South Korean Marines joint landing operation at Pohang seashore on April 26, 2013 in Pohang, South Korea.
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Type of MOS : PMOS

Rank Range: MGySgt to Pvt

Job Description: As members of an AAV crew or unit, AAV crewmen perform various duties incident to the operation and maintenance of assault amphibious vehicles and the up-gunned weapons station (UGWS) MK19 40 MM/50 CAL. M2. AAV crewman prepares AAVs for the tactical employment of troops and equipment during ship to shore movement and subsequent operations ashore.

Job Requirements:

(1) Must possess a GT score of 90 or higher.

(2) Must have a CWS II swimmer qualification.

(3) Complete the Assault Amphibian Crewman Course, Camp Pendleton, CA.

(4) Section Leaders (SSgt/Sgt) must complete :he Assault Amphibian Unit Leader Course, Camp Pendleton, CA.

(5) Must have visual acuity correctable to 20/40 in both eyes.

(6) Must have normal color vision.

Duties: For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to MCO 1510.103, Individual Training Standards.

Related Department of Labor Occupation Codes :

Amphibian Crewmember.

Related Marine Corps Jobs:

M1A1 Tank Crewman, 1812.

Above information derived from MCBUL 1200, parts 2 and 3