★ OH58D Helicopter Repairer

MOS 67S OH58D Helicopter Repairer

The OH-58D helicopter repairer supervises and performs maintenance on OH-58D helicopters, excluding repair of systems components. Duties for MOS 67S at each skill level are:

a. Major duties.

(1) MOSC 67S1O. Removes and installs aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components. Services and lubricates aircraft and subsystems. Prepares aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks. Performs scheduled inspections and assists in performing special inspections. Performs limited maintenance operational checks and assists in diagnosing and troubleshooting aircraft subsystems using special tools and equipment as required. Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, special tools and aircraft ground support equipment. Prepares forms and records related to aircraft maintenance. Performs air crewmember duties.

(2) MOSC 67S2O. Performs duties described in paragraph (1) and provides technical guidance to subordinate personnel. Performs operational checks and scheduled inspections. Diagnoses and troubleshoots malfunctions in aircraft subsystems.

(3) MOSC 67S3O. Supervises and provides technical guidance to subordinate soldiers performing aircraft and subsystem maintenance and evaluates the technical training program. Evaluates maintenance operations and facilities for compliance with directives, technical manuals, work standards, safety procedures, and operational policies. Performs maintenance trend analysis and applies production control, quality control and other maintenance management principles and procedures to airplane maintenance operations. Plans, conducts and supervises airplane technical inspections. Computes basic weight and balance records. Participates in maintenance test flights. Ensures compliance with aircraft configuration control, Army Oil Analysis Program and test measuring diagnostic calibration.

(4) MOSC 67S4O. Determines requirements and supervises maintenance activities. Determines manhours, personnel and parts requirements to repair helicopters and associated equipment. Coordinates work requirements, assigns duties and instructs subordinates in helicopter repair work techniques and procedures according to directives, technical manuals, work standards and operational policies. Supervises and applies production control, quality control and other maintenance management principles and procedures to aircraft maintenance. Advises and guides personnel in diagnosing complex malfunctions. Maintains supply economy and discipline. Supervises the helicopter technical training program. Prepares evaluations, special reports and records pertaining to helicopter maintenance repair and related activities. Supervises and controls the flow of work orders, requisitions, recurring reports and correspondence. Assists and administers plans and policies. Recommends maintenance facilities requirements. Plans and lays out helicopter maintenance areas, component repair shops and facilities.

b. Physical demands rating and qualifications for initial award of MOS.

OH-58D helicopter repairers (MOS 67S) must e in grade specialist (E4) (non-promotable) or below unless they have held a CMF 67 MOS for a minimum of 12 months at skill level 1 or 2, 18 months at skill level 3 and 24 months at skill level 4. Waivers and/ or exceptions must be approved by Cdr, USAAVNC, ATTN: ATZO-AP, Ft Rucker, AL 36362-5000.

(1) OH-58D helicopter repairers must possess the following qualifications:

(a) A physical demands rating of very heavy.
(b) A physical profile of 222211.
(c) Normal color vision.
(d) A minimum score of 100 in aptitude area MM.
(e) Formal training (completion of a resident MOS 67S course conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Army Aviation School) mandatory. Waiver for formal training criteria must be submitted to Cdr, USAAVNC, ATTN: ATZQ-AP, Ft Rucker, AL 36362 for approval.

(2) Alcohol and drug abuse as defined below will disqualify any soldier or potential enlistee from this MOS.

This disqualification will not be waived, even though the soldier/potential enlistee satisfactorily completes the Army Alcohol or Drug Abuse Rehabilitation Program or a civilian equivalent, except as specified below:

(a) A medically diagnosed history of alcohol abuse as defined in the substance use disorder section of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual III, 3rd Edition, 1980 (DSM III) is disqualifying. Cdr, PERSCOM may waive this disqualification after a soldier/potential enlistee in this MOS successfully completes the Army Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Program (ADAPCP) Track I, II or III, or its civilian equivalent, based on the recommendation of the chain of command the Cdr, USA Aeromedical Center. A soldier/ Potential enlistee who completes any aspect of the ADAPCP program is involved in an additional offense involving alcohol or alcohol abuse will be immediately reclassified or denied enlistment in this MOS as a high risk.
(b) Except as provided in (e) below, a wrongful or improper use of narcotic or other controlled substance or dangerous drug as defined by 21 USC 801, et seq, is disqualifying. A documented instance includes conviction by any courts martial or any civilian court. Conviction includes juvenile adjudication, non-judicial punishment under Article 15, UCMJ, or voluntary confession after proper rights warning according to Article 31(b), UCMJ.
(c) A positive result of urine test administered per AR 600-85 that leads to medical evaluation and a finding of “no diagnosis apparent, improper use” is disqualifying.
(d) Except as provided in (e) below, a documented instance of the use, sale, transfer, possession, or manufacture of any narcotic or other controlled substance or dangerous drug as defined by 21 USC 801, et seq, is disqualifying. A documented instance includes conviction by any courts martial or any civilian court. Convictions include juvenile adjudication, non-judicial punishment under AR 15, UCMJ, or voluntary confession aster proper rights warning according to Article 31(b), UCMJ.
(e) A soldier or potential enlistee will not be disqualified for teenage civilian experimentation with marijuana or other canabinoids disclosed in voluntary confessions of drug experimentation documented solely by information obtained from DD Form 1966, SF 88, or SF 93. (Experimentation is defined as one time use of casual use over a short period of time resulting from peer pressure.) The use disclosed must have occurred prior to the individual’s 18th birthday, and prior to enlisted in any armed force.

c. Additional skill identifiers.

(1) A2-Aviation Safety.
(2) P5-Master Fitness Trainer.
(3) Q2-Aviation Life Support Equipment (ALSE).
(4) 2S-Battle Staff Operations (skill level 3 and above).
(5) 4A-Reclassification Training.

d. Physical requirements and standards of grade.

Physical requirements and SG relating to each skill level are listed in the following tables:

(1) Table 10-67S-1. Physical requirements.
(2) Table 10-67S-2. Standards of grade TOE/MTOE.
(3) Table 10-67S-3. Standards of grade TDA.