In the Military

Hoist and winch operators perform work familiar to some military personnel.

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

  • AMT Aviation Maintenance Technician (Enlisted)
  • BM Boatswain's Mate (Enlisted)
  • ENG Naval Engineering Specialty (Warrant Officer only)
  • MK Machinery Technician (Enlisted)
  • MSSE Marine Safety Specialist Engineer (Warrant Officer only)
  • SN Seaman (Enlisted)
  • 002690 Seaman (Enlisted)
  • 003722 Able Seaman (Enlisted)
  • ABH Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling (Enlisted)
  • AS Aviation Support Equipment Technician (Enlisted)
  • BM Boatswain's Mate (Enlisted)
  • MM Machinist's Mate (Enlisted)
  • SN Seaman (Enlisted)
  • W08A Patrol Boat Coxswain (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

  • TM Torpedoman's Mate (Enlisted)