Army Satellite Communication Systems Operator-MaintainerEnlisted


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Supervise, install, operate, & maintain strategic and tactical multi-channel satellite communications ground terminals.

Installs, configures, operates, aligns, conducts performance tests, and performs unit and direct support maintenance on satellite communications equipment and associated devices; conducts stressed and unstressed network operations; performs quality control tests on circuits, trunk groups, systems, and ancillary equipment; installs, operates, performs strapping, restrapping, PMCS and unit level maintenance on COMSEC devices; prepares system and equipment related forms and reports; installs tactical satellite antenna equipment; operates and performs PMCS on assigned communications equipment and vehicles; installs, operates, and performs PMCS on power generators; provides technical assistance to subordinates engaged in the operation and maintenance of satellite communication systems; identifies and reports electronic jamming and deception, and applies appropriate electronic countermeasures; performs complex and multifaceted tasks associated with stressed and unstressed network operations; supervises and performs alignment, control functions, and direct support maintenance on assigned communications equipment; ensures backup equipment, spares, and repair parts are available to sustain system operations; compiles system and network statistics for reports; plans, supervises, and integrates the installation, operation, and maintenance of strategic and tactical satellite communications assemblages and systems; establishes workload, work schedules, and maintenance priorities; performs and supervises quality control inspections; requests logistic support; trains subordinate personnel in the operation and maintenance of satellite and associated equipment; consolidates system and network statistics and reports, and submits them to network control/management headquarters; executes telecommunications service orders (TSO); performs coordination with Army, Joint, and commercial activities to accomplish satellite and distributed communications at all levels of command.

Supervises, plans, and directs the installation, operation, and maintenance of satellite communication systems and networks, including strategic, tactical and commercial interfaces and gateways; provides technical advice to commanders and assistance to subordinates; develops and ensures compliance with policy and procedures for all types of satellite operational environments; determines capabilities and limitations of assigned equipment; writes telecommunications service requests (TSR) for Army, Joint, Defense, or commercial activities requirements; disseminates TSO to subordinate shifts, assemblages, or stations; conducts technical evaluations of equipment and facilities; establishes and maintains liaison with supported and supporting activities or units; organizes, instructs, and counsels subordinate personnel; manages security programs for satellite operations; the Satellite/Microwave Systems Chief plans and supervises the configuration, operation, and maintenance of microwave communications and technical control facilities, satellite operations control systems, large satellite earth terminals, and transportable satellite systems; provides technical advice to commanders on the integration of telecommunications systems and networks for tactical, strategic, and commercial communications activities; performs technical staff functions and First Sergeant duties.

Plans, develops, coordinates, directs, and supervises the installation, operation and management of integrated C2 telecommunications and information management networks; writes Command and Control Communications policy; provides technical advice and assistance to commanders, staff, and subordinate units; coordinates Signal activities with higher, lower and adjacent headquarters; performs Signal staff and Senior Operations NCO functions, to include writing C4I policy, procedures, operations plans, orders, and reports; uses computers to control and monitor network status in an operational environment; directs and assists Battlefield Spectrum Managers in the development of frequency allocation plans; develops battlefield Signal operations plans in support of organizations at battalion and higher levels, and for Joint and Combined Commands and activities.

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