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Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance

Overview: Water is the most basic of necessities, whether one is sitting in an air conditioned room or working under challenging environmental conditions.  Water and Fuel Systems personnel have the responsibility of providing clean, safe water to Airmen wherever they are located. In addition, these Reserve members also maintain plumbing, fire suppression and sewer systems.

Position:  Enlisted

AFSC: 3E4X1

Specific Tasks:

  • Install, and repair plumbing, water distribution, wastewater collection, fire suppression and backflow prevention systems
  • Ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations for hazardous materials
  • Prepare cost estimates for installations and repairs

Requirements:

  • Normal color vision
  • Qualification to operate a government vehicle
  • ASVAB score of 47 on Mechanical and 28 on Electrical
  • Demonstrated weight lift of 60 pounds
  • Freedom from fear of closed spaces (Claustrophobia)
  • Freedom from fear of heights (Acrophobia)

 Training: 

  • Candidates without prior military experience are required to attend 8 ½ weeks of Basic Military Training (BMT) at JB San Antonio-Lackland, TX followed by Technical Training
  • Technical Training - 86 days at Sheppard AFB, TX
  • College credits earned: Ecological Controls  - 32 credits

Related Civilian Careers:

  • Waste and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators
  • Plumbers