Air Defense Artillery Officer

Branch: 
Air Defense Artillery
CMF: 
14O
MOS Details
Major Duties: 

The role of an Air Defense Artillery Officer is to be a leader in operations specific to the Air Defense Artillery Branch and to be an expert in the tactics, techniques and procedures for the employment of air defense systems. You will lead teams in protecting U.S. forces from aerial attack, missile attack and enemy surveillance.

Some of the responsibilities of an Air Defense Artillery Lieutenant include:

  • Commanding and controlling Air Defense Artillery battery-sized units (200-300 Soldiers).
  • Coordinate employment of Air Defense Artillery Soldiers at all levels of command, from company to division level and beyond, in U.S. and multi-national operations.
  • Develop doctrine, organizations and equipment for unique Air Defense Artillery missions.
  • Instruct Air Defense Artillery skills at service schools and combat training centers.
  • Serve as an Air Defense Artillery advisor to other units, including Army National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve organizations.
Qualifications and Prerequisites
Other Qualifications: 
  • MUST be an officer.
  • Must complete Air Defense Artillery Officer Basic Course (ADAOBC).

Share this