MOS 18F Special Forces Assistant Operations and Intelligence Sergeant

MOS Description

Employs conventional and unconventional warfare tactics and techniques in intelligence collection and processing during unilateral, combined, coalition, joint, interagency and multi-national operations. Trains and maintains proficiency in all major duties. Provides tactical and technical guidance to the Detachment Commander, indigenous and allied personnel. Plans, organizes, trains, advises, assists and supervises indigenous and allied personnel on collection and processing of intelligence information. Performs intelligence and operational duties when task organized in preparation (isolation) for special missions and during operations. Conducts briefings, briefbacks and debriefings. Establishes intelligence nets, conducts agent handling and prepares agent reports within the operational area. Capable of establishing identification through fingerprinting. Processes prisoners of war, writes and establishes security plan and performs security duties. Maintains all classified documents in the operational area and establishes destruction and evacuation plans. Provides area specialist assistance to the detachment, SF, U.S. Army, system services and other agencies.

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