Ship and boat captains perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

001782
Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman Senior (Enlisted)
001787
Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman Master (Enlisted)
003802
Landing Craft Air Cushion Craftmaster (Enlisted)
0199
Boatswain's Mate Basic (Enlisted)
111
URL - Surface Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
112
URL - Submarine Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
113
URL - Special Warfare (Commissioned Officer only)
166
RL - Special Duty Officer - Strategic Sealift Officer (SSO) (Commissioned Officer only)
611
LDO - Deck, Surface (Commissioned Officer only)
615
LDO - Special Warfare Technician (Commissioned Officer only)
700B
LCAC Loadmaster (Enlisted)
711
CWO - Boatswain, Surface (Warrant Officer only)
717
CWO - Special Warfare Combatant-Craft (Warrant Officer only)
9222
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9233
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Lieutenant) (Commissioned Officer only)
9234
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Lieutenant Commander) (Commissioned Officer only)
9235
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Commander) (Commissioned Officer only)
9236
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Captain) (Commissioned Officer only)
9273
Officer in Charge, Afloat (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9279
Officer in Charge, Combat Craft (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
9322
Submarine Rescue Systems Officer (Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
BM
Boatswain's Mate (Enlisted)
SB
Special Warfare Boat Operator (Enlisted)
W07A
Tugmaster (Enlisted)
W09A
Landing Craft Utility Craftsmaster (Enlisted)
W10A
Causeway Lighterage Craftmaster (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

0161
Tugmaster (Enlisted)
0171
Landing Craft Utility Craftsmaster (Enlisted)
0172
LCAC Loadmaster (Enlisted)
0180
Causeway Lighterage Craftmaster (Enlisted)
9233
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Lieutenant) (Warrant Officer only)
9234
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Lieutenant Commander) (Warrant Officer only)
9235
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Commander) (Warrant Officer only)
9236
Commanding Officer, Afloat (Captain) (Warrant Officer only)