Purchasing agents perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

3044
Contingency Contract Specialist (Enlisted)
8060
Acquisition Specialist (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

3046
Intermediate Contingency Contract Specialist (Enlisted)
3048
Advanced Contingency Contract Specialist (Enlisted)
9960
Acquisition Specialist (Enlisted)