Accession Number:

ADA327060

Title:

Occupational Survey Report: Combat Arms Training and Maintenance/Gunsmith (AFSC 3P1X1/A).

Descriptive Note:

Occupational survey rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE OCCUPATIONAL MEASUREMENT SQUADRON RANDOLPH AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

124.0

Abstract:

The Combat Arms Training and MaintenanceGunsmith career ladder, AFSC 3P1X1A, was surveyed to gather data needed to evaluate the effectiveness of training to ensure members are receiving training for the right type of equipment to validate training requirements and to verify changes within career ladder, technical training, and career development course materials. Combat Arms Training and Maintenance personnel instruct in ground weapons marksmanship, operate firing ranges and associated equipment, and inspect, repair and maintain ground weapons. The A shredout Gunsmiths disassemble weapons, analyze malfunctions, adjust weapons parts and operating mechanisms, fabricate small parts, repair parts, test fire and boresight guns, and perform other maintenance on various weapons. Survey results are based on responses from 863 Active Duty AD 531, Air Force Reserve AFRES 154, and Air National Guard ANG 178 personnel. Skill levels and paygrades were well represented.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE