Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00120 Communicator Research

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00120 - Communicator Research (COMM RSCH)

General Duties:

COMM RSCH operate sophisticated electronic and computer assisted radio direction finding equipment. Postings include remote, isolated or semi-isolated stations Duties are also performed at sea in exposed and enclosed or confined spaces or with field forces under tactical conditions. Personnel are subject to watch-keeping duties on a continuous two or more watch rotation for extended periods of time.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Load or unload material weighing up to 15 kg for 3 hours lifting 1.75 m high.         X X
2. Push or pull equipment cart loaded with up to 50 kg for four hours.   X X
3. Normally work 8 hours rotating shifts (4 days/4 evenings/or 4 nights/break) with occasional periods of up to 16 hours in operations or emergencies.   X X X X X
4. Wear headset for up to 6 hours daily.         X X
5. Work 6 hours per day in high ambient noise.       X X X
6. Concentrate for long periods monitoring multiple sensor displays and audio outputs.       X X X
7. Move or reset satellite antennas by hand cranking.       X X X
8. Remain alert for up to 12 hours per day.   X X X X X
9. Climb, bend, stoop, or crawl under equipment or on and off vehicles.       X X X
10. Lift equipment weighing 25 kg.       X X X
11. Erect or dismantle antenna systems weighing up to 20 kg in 30 minutes.         X X
12. Stand for 4 hours.         X X
13. Drive military vehicles in low/no light conditions.    X X
14. Dig a personal trench.      X X  X


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