Construction Wireman

Sgt to Pvt -NMOS (0612)


A Construction Wireman is a Marine holding MOS 0613 performing duties in commercial outside plant cable distribution systems, installation and maintenance. Typical duties include integrating cable distribution systems with host nation systems, operating specialized construction equipment (line trucks, trenchers, and rock saws), installing structured cabling systems in buildings, emplacing underground conduit distribution systems and maintaining aerial cable distribution systems.


  • Must possess MOS 0612.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must possess an EL score of 105 or higher.
  • Must have normal color vision.
  • Security requirement: Secret security clearance eligibility.


  • Complete the Communications Cable and Antenna Systems Apprentice (Marines) Course at Sheppard AFB, TX.


  • For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to NAVMC 3500.56A, Communications Training and Readiness Manual.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers 49-2022.
  • Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 49-9052.

Related Military Skill:

  • None