Job Description: A field artillery automated tactical data systems specialist is primarily responsible for operating the data systems for the Cannon and Multiple Launch Rocket Systems. They play a critical role in the delivery of fire support for infantry and tank units during combat. Job duties include: operate communications systems; assist in the preparation of computer centers; prepare field artillery tactical data systems; determine target location using computers or manual calculations.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 13D
  • Average Required Test Average Salary:
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: FA: 93
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Combat
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26 Average Age
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2,738 Number Employed
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5.0 YearsAverage Employment


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