Wireless Operator

Wireless Transmitter

Minimum Diploma/B.Sc/BE/B-Tech/ME/M-Tech/M.Sc Electrical/Electronic or Communication

Freshers may apply

The tasks a Wireless Operator is expected to perform include:

Operating, tuning and maintaining wireless equipment for receiving and transmitting messages in code or plain language on particular wavelength

Deciphering coded messages received for onward delivery

Operating switches to connect transmitters to generators and telephone or telegraph equipment

Setting wireless equipment to the required frequency by turning dial and tuning it to requisite volume and tone

Transmitting messages by radiotelephone or radiotelegraph in plain or coded message

Receiving messages in coded or plain language and writing them on special forms

Maintaining records and logbooks of messages received and despatched

Charging batteries, changing valves of wireless equipment and rectifying minor faults

In-depth knowledge of wireless equipment, receiving and transmitting messages in coded and plain language

Knowledge of deciphering coded messages, operating switches, connecting transmitters to generators and telephone or telegraph equipment

Working knowledge of frequencies

Expertise in using radiotelephone or radiotelegraph

Knowledge of recording and tracking messages received and transmitted

Knowledge of charging batteries, changing valves of wireless equipment and rectifying minor faults

Not applicable

Good communication skills

Planning and organizing skills

Relationship management skills

Analytical and critical thinking skills

Attention to detail


It is a desk job

The role does not involve team handling

Travelling is not required for the job

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Work is for 5/6 days a week and minimum 8/9 hours everyday

The job involves working in shifts

The role may include working on weekends and holidays

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), without both legs (BL) and who is Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Will be updated
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)


Increase in Human Resource requirement in Telecommunications

The sector currently employs over 2.08 million employees and is slated to employ more than 4.16 million employees by 2022. This implies additional creation of ~2.1 million jobs in the nine-year period. The period 2013?17 will see a marginally higher growth in employment vis-a-vis 2017?22 due to expected changes in infrastructure integration and shared services along with increasing share of organized retail leading to higher productivity levels of workforce.

Indian Telecom Industry Trend

Indian Telecom industry has emerged as one of the greatest economic success stories by becoming the 2nd largest and fastest growing market, registering a consistent overall growth rate of more than 35% over the past decade (subscribers).

Further, the annual mobile handset sales are expected to cross 200 million units mark this year and India is fast becoming a manufacturing hub for Telecom infrastructure equipment.

With m-governance, m-commerce, m-education, m-health, online shopping, m-gaming, m2m communications & many such new innovations, Telecom industry is set to increasingly permeate the lives of Indians in the coming years. This dynamic sector employs close to 2.8 million people directly and almost another 7 million indirectly, making it one of the largest employment generating sectors in the country. Given these factors, it will increase job opportunities for Wireless Operator.


Telecom companies

Radio companies

Shipping companies

Aircraft companies and airports

Message broadcasting companies

Armed forces

Cities across India

Will be updated

Engineering, science and polytechnic colleges across the country

IITs, ITIs across the country