HFGCS Technician

US-HI
3 months ago
Requisition ID
2017-1409
Category (Portal Searching)
Operations

Overview

 

 

Black Box Network Services Federal division is a premier provider of Voice, Data, Transport, and Cabling infrastructure services and products to the Federal Government and supporting organizations.

Responsibilities

Opening for a High Frequency Global Communications System (HFGCS) Specialist. The HFGCS radio station is a High-Frequency (HF) communication system that permits point-to-point and ground-to-air to-ground communications by voice, Continuous Wave (CW), and data. 29 4 kW solid state radio transmitters and associated equipment are located at RTF LLL. A Centralized Network Control Station (CNCS) located at Andrews AFB and various remote control sites with the Any Console Any Station (ACAS) terminal provides remote control of station equipment.

The USAF High Frequency Global Communications System is a worldwide network of 15 high-power HF stations

providing command and control communications between ground agencies and US military aircraft and ships. Allied military and other aircraft are also provide support IAW agreements and international protocols as appropriate. The HFGCS is not dedicated to any service or command, but supports all DOD authorized users on a traffic precedence/priority basis with the following services:

  • General Phone Patch and Message Relay Services, Automatic Link Establishment (ALE), HF Data Support, Command
  • Control Mission Following, Emergency Assistance,
  • Broadcasts, HF Direction Finding Assistance
  • ATC Support, Email connectivity to NIPRNeT and SIPRNeT

Qualifications

The HFGCS radio station is a High-Frequency (HF) communication system that permits point-to-point and ground-to-air to-ground communications by voice, Continuous Wave (CW), and data. 29 4 kW solid state radio transmitters and associated equipment are located at RTF LLL. A Centralized Network Control Station (CNCS) located at Andrews AFB and various remote control sites with the Any Console Any Station (ACAS) terminal provides remote control of station equipment.

The USAF High Frequency Global Communications System is a worldwide network of 15 high-power HF stations

providing command and control communications between ground agencies and US military aircraft and ships. Allied military and other aircraft are also provide support IAW agreements and international protocols as appropriate. The HFGCS is not dedicated to any service or command, but supports all DOD authorized users on a traffic precedence/priority basis with the following services:

General Phone Patch and Message Relay Services, Automatic Link Establishment (ALE), HF Data Support, Command and Control Mission Following, Emergency Assistance, Broadcasts, HF Direction Finding Assistance, ATC Support, Email connectivity to NIPRNeT and SIPRNeT.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience

Black Box is an equal opportunity employer.  In accordance with federal, state and local laws, Black Box does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status, and endorses those policies and practices which seek to recruit, hire, train and promote the most qualified persons into available jobs.

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