Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00362 Army Communication and Information Systems Specialist

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

MOSID  00362 - Army Communication & Information Systems Specialist (ACISS)

General Duties:

The function of the Army Communication & Information Systems Specialist (ACISS) occupation is to provide communications in tactical and strategic operations. In the tactical environment, ACISS personnel are responsible for the control, configuration, and management of combat net radios and fibre optic links. In both the tactical and strategic environment, they are responsible for the operation, management, and administration of national information systems, gateway sites and satellite ground terminals that comprise the National Command Control and Information System.

Additionally, in both environments, the ACISS personnel operate, administer, manage, and control Communication Security (COMSEC) and Information Technology Security (ITSEC) postures and information systems networks.

MOSID Related Duties

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

1. Supervise and direct personnel in combat and emergency conditions. X X X X X  
2. Make decisions rapidly and give orders clearly under all conditions X X X X X  
3. Speak clearly and loudly X X X X X X
4. Have the manual dexterity to type 25 words per minute X X X X X X
5. Have the manual dexterity to splice cables and solder circuit boards. (Note: Specific to LST and CST Sub Occs)       X X X
6. Operate communication equipment while working in cramped and noisy areas, under hectic conditions for several hours at a time     X X X X
7. Sit or stand for up to 12 hours in a Command Post     X X X X
8. Work in confined and enclosed spaces. (Note: specific to LST/CST Sub-Occs)       X X X
9. Cope with stress of exposure to electrical shock and non-ionizing (RF) radiation       X X X
10. Climb and work aloft daily at heights of up to 100m or more. (Note: specific to LST Sub Occ)       X X X
11. Operate electro-mechanical devices and power tools       X X X
12. Pound 1.2 m ground spikes with 5 kg sledge hammer to erect field communication facilities       X X X
13. Lift/Pull 25 kg 1.75m to a vehicle cargo deck, repeatedly for one hour       X X X
14. Climb, stoop, bend, crawl over, under and around and jump off vehicles       X X X
15. Perform vehicle maintenance change tires, refuel using 20 L jerry cans   X X X X X
16. Drive military/special purpose vehicles cross country in low/no light conditions and endure standing or sitting while jarring or bumping on cross-country travel   X X X X X
17. Navigate in all conditions of light and weather   X X X X X


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