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Watchkeeper Comms

Vacancy summary

OR-8 - WO2
Warrant Officer 2

31/12/2022, 23:55 

February 2023
36 months
Command Support, Reserves
HQ 11 SFA Bde
United Kingdom
RSDs - Reserve Service Days

Vacancy detail

Operate as a trained WKpr/LO in the Bde Ops room or other Control Centre during operations.
Develop and maintain an in-depth knowledge of all current Bde UK operational procedures, including Ops Room/Control Centre roles and responsibilities.
Develop and maintain close links with local and regional resilience agencies and responders.
Perform liaison duties as required.
Provide support to the COS as required during exercises and operations.
Provide additional training support to the Bde HQ and outside units as directed.
Other HQ duties as required by OC Watchkeeper, JRLO and/or COS.
IT Literate

Ops Room experience
Experience of CIMIC

CIDA - able to design communication infrastructure.

Army Appointment Board

Applications/PPPs to be sent to 

Mrs J Ellis
11 SFA Bde
0300 156 3921

Be available for Army Service throughout the year. Evening and weekend work essential. Able to attend a small amount of mid week training annually. Approx. 44 RSDs per year although may be increased dependant on local requirements and nature of operational requirements.
Availability for mobilisation. Although Emergency personnel i.e. L A Emergency Planners, Police, Fire & Ambulance enhance training their ability to RCM must be absolute to avoid conflicting priorities in the event of an UK Ops, often in the same AOR as their civ emp.  


For more information about how to apply for this opportunity, please visit the Army Reserve webpage.