Also called: Board Operator, Broadcast Engineer, Broadcast Technician, Control Operator
In the military: see titles from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy.
In the Air Force: Air Traffic Control; Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) Operator Craftsman; Bioenvironmental Engineering Manager; Cryptologic Language Analyst; Experimental Test Combat Systems Officer, Airlift; Flight Engineer Craftsman, MC-130H; RF Transmission Systems Craftsman; Rescue Pilot, General; Signals Intelligence Apprentice; Special Operations Combat Systems Officer, AC-130H FCO; Trainer Combat Systems Officer, SUNT, WSO
In the Army: AVENGER Crewmember (USAR/NG only); Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Crewmember; Cannon Crewmember; Electronic Warfare Specialist; Infantry; Intelligence Senior Sergeant; PATRIOT Launching Station Enhanced Operator/Maintainer; Satellite Communications Systems Operator-Maintainer; Signals Intelligence Analysis Technician; Special Forces Medical Sergeant
In the Coast Guard: Electronics Technician; Information System Technician; Information Systems Management; Intelligence Specialist; Operations Specialist; Public Affairs Specialist; Public Information Specialty
In the Marine Corps: AN/TRC-170 Technician; Aircraft Communications/Navigation/Radar System Technician, EA-6; Communication/Navigation/Cryptographic/Countermeasures Systems Technician, IMA; Expeditionary Airfield and Emergency Services Officer; Ground Operations Specialist; Intelligence Analyst; Light Armored Reconnaissance Marine; Reconnaissance Man, Combatant Diver Qualified; Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare/Cyberspace Operations; Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) Specialist
In the Navy: AEGIS Ashore Communications Technician; Aegis Fire Control Operator/Technician; C-40A Crew Chief; Control Tower Operator; Expeditionary - Maritime Security; Information Systems Technician Submarines; Live Production Technician; Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Tactical Information Operations (TIO) Analyst; Sea Air and Land (SEAL); Strike Warfare Intelligence Analyst; ZUMWALT Class Communications Technician
- Report equipment problems, ensure that repairs are made, and make emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible.
- Monitor and log transmitter readings.
- Maintain programming logs as required by station management and the Federal Communications Commission.
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