Warrant Officer Prerequisites and Duty Description

140E - Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Tactician/Technician

Effective 19 OCT 2016 the ADA Branch is suspending all applications for the 140E WOMOS and implementing the 140K (Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Systems Tactician) and 140L (Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Systems Technician) WO MOS's. All existing 140E applicants will compete as scheduled on the NOV 2016 WOSB and 140K/140L applicants will compete on all future WOSB's. Applicants can view the 140K and 140L MOS Pages (duties and prerequisites) on the Warrant Officer MOS http://www.usarec.army.mil/hq/warrant/WOgeninfo_mos.shtml

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Serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on the employment and operations Air & Missile Defense (AMD) systems as a Tactical Control Officer (TCO) at the battery level, Tactical Director (TD) at the battalion level and Air Defense Artillery Fire Control Officer (ADAFCO) at the brigade level. Monitor/Identify aircraft according to established procedures, initiate and monitor engagements of threat aircraft and missiles, and plan/develop air and missile defense designs in support of assigned/contingency missions. Advise the commander on capabilities and limitations of the AMD system. Supervise maintenance of equipment in an AMD unit. Monitor the AMD system and related support equipment to detect, diagnose and repair operator error and/or system malfunctions. Coach, teach, mentor and evaluate Soldiers in AMD system operating tactics, techniques, and procedures, Joint Kill Chain (JKC) functions, maintenance procedures, use and care of special tools and support equipment, and The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS). Evaluate the effectiveness of maintenance programs and tactical crew training. Monitor and coordinate installation of modifications of the AMD system. Implement proper safety and security procedures applicable to the operation and maintenance support of the AMD system. Advise the commander on all tactical and technical considerations at all levels.

Minimum prerequisites:

Note: Any prerequisites not met will require submission of a written prerequisite waiver request to the proponent. No waivers will be granted for E-4 and below or for those prerequisites stated as Non-Waiverable.

Preferred prerequisites:

Please contact the proponent POCs below for any questions regarding qualifications. Address all other inquiries to the Warrant Officer Recruiting Branch at wo-team@usarec.army.mil

POC: CW4 Jeff Willingham
ADA Proponent Warrant Officer (ATSA-ADA)
Email: jeffery.b.willingham.mil@mail.mil
DSN: 312-495-0488/0834
Comm: 580-558-0488/0834

Alternate POC: CW5 Chris Wehmeier
ADA Chief Warrant Officer of the Branch
Email: christopher.l.wehmeier.mil@mail.mil
DSN: 495-0837
COMM: 580-558-0837

ARNG POC: CW5 Hector A. Vasquez
SR WO Adviser
Fires Center of Excellence
455 McNair Ave
Fort Sill, OK 73503-9016
Email: hector.a.vasquez4.mil
BlackBerry: 580-442-2821
COMM: 580-919-6391