Defining the Role of the Warrant Officer

Guzy, Michael
July 2005
Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Jul-Sep2005, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p26
The author describes the roles of U.S. Army warrant officers (WO) per rank and recommends other new roles for each level. The Army WO is described as self-aware and adaptive technical expert, combat leader, trainer and advisor. He defines WO One as basic level, technically focused officers who perform the primary duties of technical leader, trainer, operator, manager, maintainer and sustainer. The author suggests that as a trainer, WO One should instruct technical subjects at the entry level.


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