Voice Interceptor (Designated Language) (538) Enlisted Personnel

Identifies and intercepts voice radio transmissions in a designated foreign language by operating a radio receiver and other equipment. Copies or records intercepted transmission and translates into English.
Operates equipment such as receivers, sound recorders, and transcribers. Tunes in radio receiver on an assigned frequency or by searching over a band of frequencies. Records intercepted traffic by hand, typewriter, or by transcribing data from recordings.
Performs first echelon maintenance by inspecting, dusting and oiling equipment; making simple repairs or adjustments such as changing tubes and adjusting frequencies. Uses simple hand tools.
Must have excellent understanding of designated foreign language in its spoken form, and be able to translate it accurately into English. Must have thorough knowledge of military terminology used in foreign language and in English.

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