Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainer

Army National Guard in Massapequa, NY

  • Industry: Telecommunication/Wireless/Cable - Field Installation
  • Type: Part Time
  • Compensation: $96,040.00 - 170,130.00 / Year*
position filled
25S Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainer
Job ID: 1233747
Job Views: 3
Location: BROOKLYN, New York, United States
ZIP Code: 11252
Job Category: Technology and Networking
Posted: 03.17.2020
Age Requirements: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
Job Description
Communication is a vital part of the military's ability to run successful missions. It's the role of the Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainers to ensure the lines of communication are always open, by installing, operating, and maintaining strategic and tactical multi-channel satellite communications.
Duties of the Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainer include: transmitting, receiving, and logging messages according to military procedures; encoding and decoding classified messages; operating telephone switchboards; installing, maintaining, and operating communications equipment; and monitoring and responding to emergency calls.
Advanced Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainers provide guidance on technical issues to other Soldiers; identify and report electronic jamming and deception; and apply appropriate electronic countermeasures.
Job Duties
* Conduct stressed and unstressed network operations
* Maintenance of satellite communications equipment and associated devices
* Prepare system and equipment related forms and reports
Some of the Skills You'll Learn
* Use of various types of communication equipment
* Working with codes
* Maintenance and care of communications equipment
Helpful Skills
* Interest in communications equipment and satellite systems
* Ability to perform physically and mentally under pressure
* Ability to work as a team member
Earn While You Learn
Instead of paying to learn these skills, get paid to learn. In the Army National Guard, you will learn these valuable job skills while earning a regular paycheck and qualifying for tuition assistance.
Job training for a Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainer consists of 10 weeks of Basic Training, where you'll learn basic Soldiering skills, and 18 weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT). Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field under simulated combat conditions.
Benefits/Requirements
Benefits
* Paid training
* A monthly paycheck
* Montgomery GI Bill
* Federal and State tuition assistance
* Retirement benefits for part-time service
* Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 in coverage)
* 401(k)-type savings plan
* Student Loan Repayment Program (up to $50,000, for existing loans)
* Health care benefits available
* VA home loans
* Bonuses, if applicable
* Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change
Requirements
* Military enlistment in the Army National Guard
* Must be at least a junior in high school, or have a high school diploma or a GED certificate
* Must be between the ages of 17 and 35
* Must be able to pass a physical exam and meet legal and moral standards
* Must meet citizenship requirements (see NATIONALGUARD.com for details)
Requires military enlistment. Programs and benefits are subject to change. Ask your Army National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information. Actual MOS assignment may depend on MOS availability.
This position may qualify for a bonus, ask your National Guard recruiter for the most up-to-date information.

Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, maintain, maintenance, network, satcom, system engineer, system specialist, system technician, technician

* Estimated salary


More Jobs Hiring Near Me!

25S Satellite Communication Systems Operator-Maintainer
Army National Guard

Job Description:Communication is a vital part of the military's ability to run successful missions. It's the role of the Satellite Communication Syst…

Read More
25P Microwave Systems Operator/Maintainer
Army National Guard

Job Description:The call to action can't be answered if the equipment doesn't function properly, and that's where the communications maintenance team…

Read More
25S Satellite Communications Systems Operator/Maintainer - Military Veterans
Army National Guard

MILITARY VETERANS CONTINUE YOUR SERVICE TO THE COUNTRY IN THE GUARDYou already know the unmatched pride that comes from serving your country. The Nat…

Read More
25N Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer
Army National Guard

Job Description:As a Nodal Network Systems Operator-Maintainer for the Army National Guard, you can expand your technological skillset while serving …

Read More
25Q Multi-Channel Transmission Systems Operator-Maintainer
Army National Guard

Job Description:For the military to make strategic decisions, they depend on having the right information when they need it. Multi-Channel Transmissi…

Read More
Windows Systems Engineer
PDT Partners

PDT runs on enterprise technology that is managed by a small group of talented engineers. We're looking to add an extraordinary Windows Systems Engin…

Read More
Operations Network Architect-Comm Srvcs.
New York Power Authority

Summary The Communications Services Team is responsible for building, managing, maintaining, and troubleshooting NYPA's corporate and operations com…

Read More
Electronic Attack Systems Engineer
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Description:This requisition is for a mid-career Electronic Attack (EA) Systems Engineering role within the Lockheed Martin Advanced Airborne Electro…

Read More
Research Infrastructure Engineer
Jane Street

About the PositionResearch Infrastructure Engineer is a position within our Core Services group. The Core Services group has a broad responsibility f…

Read More
Debian Systems Engineer
Hudson River Trading

The Systems team builds and maintains the computers, networks, data storage, operating systems, and software that allow our trading strategies and re…

Read More