Skill Level 1 Installs, operates, and performs PMCS and unit level maintenance on single channel radio, radio teletypewriter, Army Special Operations communications equipment, and EPLRS net control stations, and associated equipment. Installs, operates, performs strapping, re-strapping, PMCS and unit level maintenance on COMSEC devices. Prepares and transmits messages in format. Receives, records, and processes messages to addressees or distribution sections. Operates and performs PMCS on assigned vehicles. Installs, operates, and performs PMCS on assigned power generators.
Skill Level 2 Supervises and performs as a team member in the operation of single channel AM radio, radio teletypewriter, Army Special Operations communications equipment, or EPLRS net control station assemblages. Supervises and performs authorized maintenance on assigned equipment. Directs the installation of radios and antennas. Controls and uses Signal Operating Instructions (SOI). Implements COMSEC, OPSEC, and physical security policies and procedures. Recognizes electronic countermeasures (ECM) and implements electronic counter-countermeasures (ECCM).
Skill Level 3 Supervises the installation, operation, and maintenance of high frequency (HF) radios. Prepares work schedules and allocates equipment for net operations or special missions. Advises superiors on capabilities and limitations of HF radio equipment. Writes or interprets operations orders and prepares standing operating procedures (SOP) for HF operations. Ensures compliance with security regulations governing HF radio, COMSEC, and automated data processing (ADP) equipment used with HF equipment. Coordinates logistical support for subordinate teams. Establishes training programs for subordinate personnel.