Occupational health and safety specialists perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

001367
Preventive Medicine Technician (Enlisted)
003555
Radiation Health Technician (Enlisted)
0160
Preventive Medicine Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
0163
Preventive Medicine Officer (Aerospace) (Commissioned Officer only)
0166
Preventive Medicine Officer (Occupational) (Commissioned Officer only)
0169
Preventive Medicine Officer (Public Health) (Commissioned Officer only)
0845
Radiation Health Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
0849
Aerospace Physiologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0852
Aerospace Experimental Psychologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0854
Research Psychologist (Commissioned Officer only)
0861
Environmental Health Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
0862
Industrial Hygiene Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
111
URL - Surface Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
112
URL - Submarine Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
166
RL - Special Duty Officer - Strategic Sealift Officer (SSO) (Commissioned Officer only)
2715
Disaster Preparedness Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
2720
Navy Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
2740
Safety Engineer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
2765
Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defense Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
611
LDO - Deck, Surface (Commissioned Officer only)
631
LDO - Deck, Aviation (Commissioned Officer only)
636
LDO - Ordnance, Aviation (Commissioned Officer only)
639
LDO - Air Traffic Control (Commissioned Officer only)
6938
Weapons and Ammunition Inspection/Safety Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
6960
Weapons Officer, Naval Activity (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
6990
Weapons Safety Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
711
CWO - Boatswain, Surface (Warrant Officer only)
7251
Radiological Control Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
731
CWO - Boatswain, Aviation (Warrant Officer only)
736
CWO - Ordnance, Aviation (Warrant Officer only)
752
CWO - Food Service (Warrant Officer only)
756B
Shipboard Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear-Defense (CBRN-D) Operations and Training Specialist (Enlisted)
832A
Radiac Technician (Enlisted)
833A
Disaster Preparedness Operations and Training Specialist (Enlisted)
8656
Aviation Safety Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
865A
Competent Person For Fall Protection (Enlisted)
8995
Staff Aviation Safety Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9920
Examiner, Reactor Safeguards (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9967
Surface Safety Officer (Commissioned Officer only)
B22A
Safety Inspector (Enlisted)
DC
Damage Controlman (Enlisted)
EOD
Explosive Ordnance Disposal (Enlisted)
HM
Hospital Corpsman (Enlisted)
L01A
Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
L03A
Field Medical Service Technician (Enlisted)
L05A
Radiation Health Technician (Enlisted)
L07A
Aerospace Physiology Technician (Enlisted)
L12A
Preventive Medicine Technician (Enlisted)
L18A
Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist (Enlisted)
STG
Sonar Technician (Surface) (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

0849
Aerospace Physiologist (Warrant Officer only)
0861
Environmental Health Officer (Warrant Officer only)
0862
Industrial Hygiene Officer (Warrant Officer only)
8402
Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman (Enlisted)
8404
Field Medical Service Technician (Enlisted)
8454
Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist (Enlisted)
8656
Aviation Safety Officer (Warrant Officer only)