Industrial engineers perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

49A
Operations Research/Systems Analysis (Commissioned Officer only)
49W
Trained Operations Research/System Analysis (ORSA) (Commissioned Officer only)
51A
Systems Development (Commissioned Officer only)
51S
Research and Engineering (Commissioned Officer only)
51T
Test and Evaluation (Commissioned Officer only)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

51B
Test and Evaluation (Commissioned Officer only)