Army MOS 13R Fire Finder Radar Operator
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  • Operate Fire finder Radar and other systems
  • Establish and maintain radio and wire communications
  • Construct fortification like bunkers and areas for other field artillery
  • Maintain Firefinder Radar with scheduled check-ups

The ability to see colors is a plus in this job because you will need to be able to decipher different
objects on a radar display screen.

Job training for Fire finder Radar Operators requires nine weeks of Basic Training, where you learn
basic Soldiering skills, and eight weeks of Advanced Individual Training and on-the-job instruction. The
training will take place partly in the classroom and partly on Firefinder equipment. Training will typically
cover these topics:

  • Operating Fire finder Radar equipment
  • Basic workings of radar and identifying specific objects
  • Field tactics and combat communications strategy
  • Calculating and recording speed, direction and altitude through radar

Advanced Responsibilities
Advanced level Fire finder Radar Operators provides guidance, supervises and trains other Soldiers
within the same discipline. As an advance level Firefinder Radar Operator, you may be involved in:

  • Manage other Soldiers in operating and maintaining the Firefinder systems
  • Reconnaissance and select sites for placing the radar systems in the field

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