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25S Satellite Communication Systems


Overview

Satellite communication systems operator-maintainers are responsible for making sure that the lines of communication are always up and running. They maintain the multichannel satellite communications for the entire Army.

Job Duties

  • Maintenance of satellite communications equipment and associated devices
  • Conduct stressed and unstressed network operations
  • Prepare system and equipment related forms and reports

Requirements

Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.

Training

Job training for a satellite communication systems operator-maintainer requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 15 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and in the field.
Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Use of various types of communications 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
  • Can thrive in team environment

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25S Satellite Communication Systems Operator/Maintainer

POC

551st Signal Battalion
Fort Gordon, GA 30905
Battalion Staff Duty  (706)-791-4124
DSN number  (312) 780-4124
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