Purpose: To provide radio net control to the KCRACES umbrella organizations during activations (KCRACES, KCSAR, KCSKYWARN, KCARPSC, KCEST).
Responsibilities / Duties:
– Coordinate net efforts during activations for the KCRACES Organization
– Track units
– Record information
– Report Weather conditions
– Look up data for command
– Handle Requests from Command
– Keep command advised of situations/information that may be pertinent to the overall operation
Reports to: Head Net Controller / under with final supervisor as Deputy Director – Support / Logistics
PFT Required: NO
Training Requirement Form Title: Awareness Check List – Support Only
The net controller is a support position that is not required to go into the field. Net Controllers work from home or from an assigned on-scene location during operations as needed. How to work a base radio and computer literacy is a must. Candidate should be able to type and talk at same time. Multi-tasking is a requirement. Net Controllers act as a dispatcher for the Kent County RACES organization to support the overall effort and assist with accountability of responding members and data.