Job Overview


The National Guard is the oldest component of the Armed Forces of the United States.  Since the earliest American colonial days, citizens have joined together for collective defense.  We have a proud tradition of coming to the aid of our friends and neighbors in times of serious emergencies.  Join our National Guard team and serve your nation, your states and your community!


MILITARY TECHNICIAN COMPATIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Prior to placement in this position, the selected applicant must be assigned to a compatible position as required by TPR 303. Although conditions of employment, such as grade/rank restrictions, medical, technician compatibility, etc., are not used to determine an applicant's eligibility to apply for a position, the applicant must meet the conditions prior to appointment in the position.  

This position is located at 238th ASOS, Meridian, MS

PDCN D1839000

AREA OF CONSIDERATION: This position is in the Excepted Federal Civil Service "under the authority of 32 U.S.C. 709", and is restricted to current, on-board technician with 186th ARW, 238th ASOS or 248th ATCS of the Mississippi Air National Guard.

Due to the Fiscal Year (FY) 14 appropriation, or continuing resolution for the Department of Defense, this position may be subject to furlough.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  This position is located in an ANG Aviation Wing, Air Support Operation Group (ASOG) Air Support Operations Squadron (ASOS) and Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Missions Systems Branch. The purpose of this position is to configure, deploy, install, operate, optimize, maintain, modify, and recover various types of tactical and non-tactical communications transmission systems and their components.   Performs duties necessary to accomplish communications functions and provide for customer support of programs essential to Squadron daily operations, training, and readiness missions.

Travel Required

  • Not Required