Also called: Boat Operator, Crew Boat Operator, Launch Operator, Water Taxi Operator
In the Air Force: Pararescue; Pararescue Apprentice; Pararescue Craftsman; Pararescue Helper; Pararescue Journeyman; Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE); Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) Apprentice; Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) Craftsman; Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) Helper; Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) Journeyman
In the Army: Cannon Crewmember; Cavalry Scout; Combat Engineer; Combat Medic Specialist; Marine Deck Officer; Unit Supply Specialist; Watercraft Engineer; Watercraft Operator; Wheeled Vehicle Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Boatswain's Mate; Diver
In the Marine Corps: Combat Engineer; Combat Rubber Reconnaissance Craft (CRRC) Coxswain; Critical Skills Operator; Reconnaissance Marine; Rigid Raiding Craft (RRC)/Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB) Coxswain
In the Navy: Boatswain's Mate; CWO - Special Warfare Combatant-Craft; Coastal Riverine Force (CRF) Coxswain; Force Protection Boat Coxswain; Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) Operator; Navy Diver; Special Warfare Boat Operator
- Maintain desired courses, using compasses or electronic navigational aids.
- Follow safety procedures to ensure the protection of passengers, cargo, and vessels.
- Direct safety operations in emergency situations.
Math and Science
Engineering and Technology
Hand and Finger Use
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