Radio operators perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

001590
Airborne Communicator (Enlisted)
00SM
Signalman Tracking NEC (Enlisted)
111
URL - Surface Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
14RO
SSN Radio Frequency (RF)Equipment Operator (Enlisted)
14TO
TRIDENT I/II Radio Frequency (RF) Equipment Operator (Enlisted)
181
RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
2379
Transmission System Technician (Enlisted)
629
LDO - Communications, Submarine (Commissioned Officer only)
644
LDO - Information Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
744
CWO - Information Warfare Technician (Warrant Officer only)
9560
Mobile Systems Facilities Technician (Enlisted)
9613
Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Communication Technician (Enlisted)
AWF
Naval Aircrewman Mechanical (Enlisted)
AWO
Naval Aircrewman Operator (Enlisted)
AWR
Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter (Enlisted)
AWS
Naval Aircrewman Helicopter (Enlisted)
AWV
Naval Aircrewman Avionics (Enlisted)
FC
Fire Controlman (Enlisted)
FT
Fire Control Technician (Enlisted)
OS
Operations Specialist (Enlisted)
SB
Special Warfare Boat Operator (Enlisted)
STG
Sonar Technician (Surface) (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

2376
LHD Class Radio Communications Systems Controller (Enlisted)
23SO
ECS Operator (Enlisted)
23TO
TRIDENT ECS Operator (Enlisted)
RM
Radioman (Enlisted)
SM
Signalman (Enlisted)