Command and Control Specialist

Operate and monitor communication consoles.

What does a Command and Control Specialist do?

Operates and monitors communication console to receive and relay command and control information or instructions: Observes signal light on communication console and presses switch to open or close communication channel. Receives communiques concerning such items as unknown aircraft, deployment of equipment and troops, or emergency situation. Records message and notifies designated personnel concerning communique, following manual procedures, or presses switch to facilitate direct communication between originator and appropriate action addressee. Relays information to originating source or specified individuals to initiate action to be taken.