Radio operators perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

0621
Field Radio Operator (Enlisted)
0622
Digital (Multi-channel) Wideband Transmission Equipment Operator (Enlisted)
0623
Tropospheric Scatter Radio Multi-channel Equipment Operator (Enlisted)
0627
Satellite Communications Operator (Enlisted)
0629
Radio Chief (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

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High Frequency Communication Central Operator (Enlisted)
0626
Fleet SATCOM Terminal Operator (Enlisted)
0628
EHF Satellite Communications Operator-Maintainer (Enlisted)
2531
Field Radio Operator (Enlisted)
2533
Radio Telegraph Operator (Enlisted)
8981
Military Affiliate Radio System Radio Operator (Enlisted)
9817
Remote Receiving Station (RRS) Operator (Enlisted)