Lifeguards, ski patrol, and other recreational protective service workers perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

003501
Search and Rescue Medical Technician (Enlisted)
3535
Special Services Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
801A
Surface Rescue Swimmer (Enlisted)
806A
Aviation Water Survival Instructor (Enlisted)
808A
Basic Swimming and Water Survival Instructor (Enlisted)
839A
Submarine SCUBA Diver (Enlisted)
840A
Scuba Diver (Enlisted)
9312
Diving Officer (General) (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9313
Diving Officer (Deep Sea, He02) (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9314
Diving Officer (Ship Salvage) (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9315
Diving Officer (Saturation) (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9322
Submarine Rescue Systems Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9375
Ship Salvage Operations Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
AIRR
Navy Aviation Rescue Swimmers (Enlisted)
G02A
Helicopter Search and Rescue Aircrew Swimmer (Enlisted)
L00A
Search and Rescue Medical Technician (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

0170
Surface Rescue Swimmer (Enlisted)