Motor Vehicle Operator

Sgt to Pvt - PMOS


Motor Vehicle Operators operate Motor Transport Tactical Wheeled Vehicles and equipment transporting passengers and cargo in support of combat and garrison operations. They also perform crew/operator level maintenance and maintain all associated tools and equipment for assigned vehicles and equipment, to rated capacity, of which licensed to operate.


  • Must possess an MM score of 85 or higher.
  • Must possess a valid state driver's license.
  • Past driving record, evidenced by a search of a Motor Vehicle Records Check, reveals no active state driver's license suspensions or revocations.
  • Must pass an audiogram hearing test.
  • Must have normal vision to include color, acuity, and field of vision and depth perception.
  • Minimum height for vehicle operation is 59 inches.
  • Maximum height for vehicle operation is 75 inches.


  • Complete the Motor Vehicle Operator (MVOC) Course, U.S. Army Engineer School, Ft Leonard Wood, MO.
  • No more than one yes in the blocks contained in section 6 on the physical fitness inquiry for motor vehicle operator form (OF-345) is acceptable.
  • Skill enhancement school/course recommended for Sergeant to Corporal, Motor Vehicle Operators, is the Motor Transport NCO Course, Marine Corps Combat Service Support School, Camp Lejeune, NC.


  • For a complete listing of duties and tasks, refer to NAVMC 3500.39B, Motor Transport Training and Readiness Manual.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services 53-3033.
  • Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer 53-3032.

Related Military Skill:

  • Semitrailer Refueler Operator, 3534.