2 Operational Support Group RLC
Whatever your background, there is an opportunity for you in the RLC Army Reserve, and your career can will be rewarding and exciting. Newcomers, serving soldiers and officers, and ex-regulars - everyone's welcome to get involved.
A key part of the 'power behind the punch' is 2 Operational Support Group RLC. We provide specialist personnel to provide staff officers and staff assistants, contract management and labour support capability on operations. In addition, we also supply communications specialists to the Army Medical Services.
2 Operational Support Group RLC is made up of the following sub-units:
497 Staff Support Unit: Provides staff officers and staff assistants to support operational headquarters, including the Headquarters of the Allied Rapid Reaction Corps (ARRC), a multinational NATO headquarters.
498 Labour Support Unit: Provides specialist staff to employ and maintain a local workforce wherever the army operates worldwide. These local staff range from interpreters to labours which offer vital support to our forces abroad.
499 Contract Management Unit: Provides specialist staff to ensure contracts that support our forces abroad, from transport to catering are provided effectively.
500 Communications Troop: Provides communications support to the Army Medical Services to ensure that provision for casualties is effectively delivered.