Atmospheric & Space Scientists
Also called: Broadcast Meteorologist, Forecaster, General Forecaster, Meteorologist
In the Air Force: Command and Control Battle Management Operations; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Apprentice, Weapons Director; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Helper; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Superintendent; Space Systems Operations Apprentice; Space Systems Operations Journeyman; Special Operations Weather Apprentice; Special Operations Weather Helper; Weather; Weather Helper; Weather Superintendent
In the Army: Field Artillery Surveyor/Meteorological Crewmember
In the Coast Guard: Command and Control Battle Management Operations; LDO - Meteorology/Oceanography; RL - Special Duty Officer (Oceanography); Space Systems Operations; Special Operations Weather; Weather
In the Marine Corps: Aerographer's Mate; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Apprentice; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Craftsman, Weapons Director; Command and Control Battle Management Operations Journeyman, Weapons Director; Field Artillery Sensor Support Man; Space Operations Officer; Space Systems Operations Helper; Special Operations Weather Apprentice; Special Operations Weather Journeyman; Weather Craftsman
In the Navy: Aerographer's Mate; LDO - Meteorology/Oceanography; Meteorological Forecaster; Meteorological and Oceanographic (METOC) Forecaster; Meteorological and Oceanographic Manager; Meteorological and Oceanographic Technician; Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) Services Officer; Meteorology and Oceanography Watch Officer; Oceanographic Forecaster; RL - Special Duty Officer (Oceanography); Staff Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) Officer
- Broadcast weather conditions, forecasts, or severe weather warnings to the public via television, radio, or the Internet or provide this information to the news media.
- Prepare weather reports or maps for analysis, distribution, or use in weather broadcasts, using computer graphics.
- Interpret data, reports, maps, photographs, or charts to predict long- or short-range weather conditions, using computer models and knowledge of climate theory, physics, and mathematics.
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
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Analytical or scientific software
Graphics or photo imaging software
Object or component oriented development software