C Military Occupational Specialty Classification Tables

A summary table of the Military Occupational Specialty Classification Tables appears in Chapter 3.



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--> C Military Occupational Specialty Classification Tables A summary table of the Military Occupational Specialty Classification Tables appears in Chapter 3.

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--> TABLE C-1 Military Occupational Specialty Classification Table: Enlisted Job Classifications with Very Heavy Strength Requirements for Women in the Services as of September 1996   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 012 Military Training Instructor     1T0X0, 1T0X1 030 Bridge Crew Member 12C     041 Artillery and Gunnery   GM   062 Small Boat Operators 88K     102 Navigation, Communications 68J, 68N     113 Shipboard and Other Fire Control 45G     121 Missile Guidance and Control 27E, G, M, T     198 Electronic Instrument. 35Y     201 Radio Code 31C     222 Air Traffic Control 93C     231 Intercept Operators 97G, 98G, 98H     412 Surveying 82C     431 Explosive Ordinance Disposal (Ordinance Display and Diving) 55D     433 Divers 00B     494 Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Warfare Specialists 54B     495 Fire Fighter 51M   3E7X1, 3E7X0 531 Data Processing - Operators/Analysts 74B     551 Supply Administration 92A    

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 554 Transportation     8P000 556 Aviation Operations Specialist 93P     600 Aircraft, General 67N, S, T, U, Y   2A5X2 601 Aircraft Engines 68B AE   602 Aircraft Accessories 68D, 68F ABE, ABF, ABH 2A6X3 610 Automotive, General 63B, G, S, W     611 Tracked Vehicles 63 H, Y     612 Construction Equipment   CM   621 Lineman     2E6X0, 2E6X1 622 Central Office 35N     632 Missile Mechanics     2M0X2 641 Small Arms Repair 45B     643 Turret Repair 45K     645 Ammunition Repair 55B     646 Aviation Ordinance 68X AO   651 Main Propulsion   MM   652 Auxiliaries 88L EN   662 Electric Power 52D, F EM   690 Other Mechanical and Electrical Equipment, General 63J     704 Metal Body Repair 44B     710 Construction, General   BU 3E0X0, 3E2X1 711 Steelworking   SW  

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 712 Woodworking 51B     713 Construction Equipment Operation 62E, F, G, H, J     720 Utilities, General 51K, 77W UT 3E1X1 721 Electricians   CE 3E0X1, 3E0X0 760 Fabric, Leather and Rubber, General 43M     790 Other Crafts Workers, Navy Enlisted Classification, General   DC, ML   811 Motor Vehicle Operations 88M     821 Missile Fuel and Petroleum 77F     822 Warehousing and Equipment Handling 88H     840 Laundry and Personal Service, General 57E     860 Forward Area Equipment Support, General 92R     Percent OCC classifications in this strength category 41.4% 23.9% 5.7% Total number of women in this strength category 17,617 3,889 226 Percent women in this strength category 32.7% 11.3% < 1.0% NOTE ON TABLE C-1: Army defines very heavy strength requirement as ability to lift on occasional basis over 100 lb (45 kg) with frequent or constant lifting in excess of 50 lb (23 kg). Corresponds to Navy's high/high and Air Force's high strength requirements.

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--> TABLE C-2 Military Occupational Specialty Classification Table: Enlisted Job Classifications with Heavy Strength Requirements for Women in the Services as of September 1996   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 101 Radio and Communications Security 35E     102 Navigation, Communication 31R     104 Surveillance/Target Acquisition 35C     121 Missile Guidance and Control 35B     123 Torpedo Repair   TM   160 Teletype and Cryptographic Equipment, General 35J WT   198 Electronic Instruments 35F, 39B     300 Respiratory Specialist 91V     301 Surgery 91D     413 Drafting 51T     420 Weather, General 93F     491 Physical Science Laboratory 77L     492 Memorial Activities and Embalming 92M     531 Operators, Analysts 74G     551 Supply Administration 92Y SK   600 Aircraft General 67V     601 Aircraft Engines   AD   602 Aircraft Accessories 68H AS   603 Aircraft Structures 68G AME, AMH, AMS  

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 612 Construction Equipment 62B     621 Lineman 31L     647 Mines and Degaussing   MN   652 Auxiliaries   GSM   702 Machinists 44E MR   721 Electricians 51R     740 Lithography, General   LI   790 Other Craftsworkers, Navy Enlisted Classification, General   HT   800 Food Service, General 92G MS   823 Sales Store   SH   Percent OCC classifications in this strength category 14.8% 20.9% NA Total number of women in this strength category 9,269 6,157 NA Percent women in this strength category 17.2% 17.8% NA NOTE ON TABLE C-2: Army defines heavy strength requirement as ability to lift on occasional basis a maximum of 100 lb (45 kg) with frequent or constant lifting of 50 lb (23 kg). Corresponds to Navy's high/moderate strength requirements.

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--> TABLE C-3 Military Occupational Specialty Classification Table: Enlisted Job Classifications with Moderate Heavy Strength Requirements for Women in the Services as of September 1996   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 043 Rocket Artillery 16T     050 Air Crew, General   PR 1A0X0, 1A0X1, 1A1X0, 1A1X1, 1A2X0, 1A2X1 070 Security Guard     3P0X1 101 Communications, Radio 31P, U   3P0X0 102 Navigation, Communications 31S, 33R     104 Surveillance/Target Acquisition and Tracking Radar 35M     121 Missile Guidance and Control 27H FC, GSE   198 Electronic Instruments 35H     232 Signals Intelligence Analyst 98C     233 Electronics Countermeasure 96H, 98J     250 Combat Operations Control, General     1C4X1 260 Communications Center, Operations, General 31F, 74C     300 Medicare Care and Treatment, General 91B, 91C HM   311 Biomedical Laboratory Services 91K     312 Pharmacy 91Q     313 Radiology 91P    

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 321 Veterinary Medicine 91R, T     325 Diet Therapy 91M     326 Biomedical Equipment Maintenance and Repair 91A     330 Dental Care, General 91E     331 Dental Laboratory 91EN5     400 Photography, General 25R, 25V     412 Surveying 82D     491 Physical Science Laboratory     95200 531 Data Processing Operations/Analyst     95100 553 Transportation 88N     554 Postal     8M000 561 Chaplain's Assistant 71M RP   600 Aircraft, General 67R   2A3X3, 2A5X0, 2A5X1, 2A3X0, 2A3X1, 2A3X2 602 Aircraft Accessories     2A6X5, 2A6X6 621 Telephone Systems     2E6X3 623 Interior Communications   IC   646 Aviation Ordinance     2W1X1 662 Electric Power 52C   3E0X2 710 Construction, General     3E3X1

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 821 Missile Fuel and Petroleum     2F0X0, 2F0X1 830 Law Enforcement, General 95B   3P0X2 831 Corrections 95C   8J000 860 Forward Area Equipment Support     1T1X1, 1T1X0 Percent OCC classifications in this strength category 22.2% 9.0% 11.4% Total number of women in this strength category 15,535 7,207 4,404 Percent women in this strength category 28.9% 20.9 8.6% NOTE ON TABLE C-3: Army defines moderate heavy strength requirement as ability to lift on occasional basis a maximum of 80 lb (36 kg) with frequent or constant lifting of 40 lb (18 kg). Corresponds to Navy moderate/moderate strength requirements.

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--> TABLE C-4 Military Occupational Specialty Classification Table: Enlisted Job Classifications with Medium Strength Requirements for Women in the Services as of September 1996   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 101 Communications, Radio     2E0X0, 2E1X0, 2E1X1, 2E1X3, 2E0X1 102 Navigation, Communications 33T, Y AT, CTM 2A4X0, 2A4X1, 2A4X2, 2A4X3, 2A1X3, 2A1X2 104 Surveillance, Target Acquisition 27K     150 Automated Data Processing Computers, General     2E2X1 160 Teletype and Cryptographic Equipment, General     2E3X1 191 Training Devices     2E1X4 198 Electronic Instruments     2A5X3, 2E5X1, 2P0X0, 2P0X1 201 Radio Code     3C1X1, 3C2X1 241 Language Interrogation/Interpretation 97L     242 Image Interpretation 96D     243 Operational Intelligence 37F, 96B, 96U     244 Counterintelligence 97B     250 Combat Operations Control, General 93B (Aeroscout obs)     300 Medical Care and Treatment, General     4N0X0, 4N0X1 305 Aerospace and Undersea Medicine     4F0X0, 4F0X1

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 312 Pharmacy     4P0X0, 4P0X1 313 Radiology     4R0X0, 4R0X1 322 Environmental Health Services 91S   4B0X0, 4E0X0, 4B0X1, 4E0X1 323 Ophthalmology, Optometry 42E     340 Medical Administration. 71G     341 Medical Logistics 76J   4A1X0, 4A1X1 400 Photography, General 25M   3V0X3, 3N0X2, 3V0X2 411 Mapping 81Q     420 Weather, General     1W0X0, 1W0X1 431 Explosive Ordinance Disposal     3E8X0, 3E8X1 450 Musicians, General 02-C, E, F, H, K, L, M, N, T, U MU (94)   494 Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Warfare Specialists     3E9X0, 3E9X1 500 Personnel, General 75B, F     510 Administration General 71L     551 Supply Administration   AK   553 Transportation     2T0X0, 2T0X1, 2T2X0, 2T2X1 556 Flight Operations 93P     558 Functional Analysis     2R1X0, 2R1X1

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 601 Aircraft Engines     2A6X1 602 Aircraft Accessories     2A6X4 603 Aircraft Structures     2A7X3 610 Automotive General     2T3X0, 2T4X1, 2T4X0 612 Construction Equipment     2T3X1, 2T3X0, 2T3X2 632 Missile Mechanic 24T     645 Ammunition Repair     2W0X1, 2W0X0 700 Metalworking General     2A6X0, 2A6X2 704 Metal Body Repair     2T4X2, 2T4X0, 2T4X1 720 Utilities, General     3E4X1, 3E4X3, 3E4X0 760 Fabric, Leather, and Rubber, General     2A7X4 800 Food Service, General     3M0X0, 3M0X1 811 Motor Vehicle Operators     2T1X0, 2T1X1 Percent OCC classifications in this strength category 16.0% 4.5 27.8% Total number of women in this strength category 9,619 2,053 13,593 Percent women in this strength category 17.9% 5.95% 26.5% NOTE ON TABLE C-4: Army defines medium strength requirement as ability to lift on occasional basis a maximum of 50 lb (23 kg) with frequent or constant lifting in excess of 25 lb (11 kg). Corresponds to Navy's moderate/low and Air Force's moderate requirements.

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--> TABLE C-5 Military Occupational Specialty Classification Table: Enlisted Job Classifications with Light Strength Requirements for Women in the Services as of September 1996   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 012 Military Training Instructor     3P1X0, 3P1X1, 8B000, 8B100, 8T000 050 Air Crew, General     8S100 061 Navigators   QM   100 Radio/Radar General   ET   102 Navigation, Communications     2A1X0, 2A1X1 104 Surveillance/Target Acquisition and Tracking Radar     2E4X1 121 Missile Guidance and Control     2M0X0, 2M0X1, 2M0X3 122 Missile Checkout Equipment     2E8X0, 2E8X1 130 Sonar, General   OTA, OTM, STG, STS   140 Nuclear Weapons Equipment Repair     2W2X0, 2W2X1 150 Automated Data Processing Computers, General   DS   198 Electronic Instruments     2A0X0, 2A0X1, 2A1X4 201 Radio Code   RM 1A3X0, 1A3X1, 1A5X0, 1A5X1 203 Nonradio Communications (Visual)   SM   221 Radar   OS 1A4X0, 1C5X0, 1C5X1, 1C6X1, 1C6X0, 1A4X1 222 Air Traffic Control   AC 1C1X0, 1C1X1

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 230 Signal Intelligence/Electronic Warfare, General   EW   231 Intercept Operators 98K CTR, CTT   232 Analysis   CTI 1N2X0, 1N2X1, 1N4X1 233 Electronic Countermeasures     1N6X1 241 Language Interrogation, Interpretation 97E   8D000, 9L000, 1N3X0, 1N3X1, 1N3X2, 1N3X3, 1N3X4, 1N3X5 242 Image Interpretation   IS 1N0X0, 1N0X1, 1N1X1 250 Combat Operations Control, General     1C3X0, 1C3X1 260 Communications Center, Operations, General   CTO   300 Medicare Care and Treatment, General     4H0X0, 4H0X1 301 Surgery     4N1X1 302 Behavioral Sciences (Mental Health)     4C0X0, 4C0X1 303 Therapy     4J0X0, 4J0X1, 4J0X2 304 Orthopedic     4U0X1 311 Biomedical Laboratory Services     4T0X0, 4T0X1, 4T0X2, 4T0X3 323 Ophthalmology, Optometry     4V0X0, 4V0X1

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 324 Physiology     4M0X0 325 Diet Therapy     4D0X0, 4D0X1 326 Biomedical Equipment Maintenance and Repair     4A2X0, 4A2X1 330 Dental Care, General   DT 4Y0X0, 4Y0X1 331 Dental Laboratory     4Y0X2 340 Medical Administration     4A0X0, 4A0X1 400 Photography, General   PH 3V0X0, 3V0X1 411 Mapping 81C     412 Surveying     3E5X1 420 Weather, General   AG   450 Musicians, General 02B, D, G, J   3N1X0, 3N1X1, 3N2X0, 3N2X1 493 Safety     150X0, 150X1 496 Other Technical Specialists and Assistants     8E000 500 Personnel, General   PN 3S0X0, 3S0X1, 3S0X2, 3U0X1, 8C000, 340X0, 3E6X1 501 Recruiting and Counseling     3S1X0, 3S1X1, 8R000 510 Administration, General   CTA, YN 3A0X0, 8P100, 3A0X1 512 Legal     5J0X0, 5J0X1 521 First Sergeants, Sgt Major, Leading Chiefs     8F000, 8S000, 9C000, 9E000

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 531 Data Processing, Operators, Analysts   DP   532 Programmers     3C0X0, 3C0X1, 3C0X2, 3C1X2 541 Auditing and Accounting 73D   6F0X0, 6F0X1 542 Disbursing 73C DK 6F0X2 551 Supply Administration     2G0X0, 2S0X0, 6C0X0, 6C0X1, 2G0X1, 2S0X1, 2S0X2 553 Transportation     8A000 555 Aviation Maintenance and Reports   AZ   556 Flight Operations     1C0X0, 1N5X0, 1C0X1, 1C0X2 558 Functional Analysis     2R0X0, 3C3X1, 6F1X0, 6F1X1, 2ROX1 561 Chaplains Assistant     5R0X0, 5R0X1 570 Information and Education, General 46Q, R JO 3H0X0, 3N0X0, 3H0X1, 3S2X0, 3S2X1, 3N0X1 670 Precision Equipment, General   IM   700 Metalworking, General     2A7X0, 2A7X1 720 Utilities, General     3E4X2 740 Lithography, General     3R0X0, 3R0X1 760 Fabric, Leather, and Rubber, General     2A7X2

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-->   Service Branch—OCC Classification Number DoD OCC Classification Number Army Navy Air Force 801 Stewards and Enlisted Aides     9G000 811 Motor Vehicle Operators     2T3X2, 2T3X3 830 Law Enforcement, General     8G000 832 Investigations     7S0X0, 7S0X1 Percent OCC classifications in this strength category 56.0% 41.7% 55.1% Total number of women in this strength category 1,780 15,178 32,997 Percent women in this strength category 3.3% 44.0% 64.4 NOTE ON TABLE C-5: Army defines light strength requirement as ability to lift on occasional basis a maximum of 20 lb (9 kg) with frequent or constant lifting of 10 lb (5 kg). Corresponds to Navy's low/moderate and low/low and Air Force's low requirements. NOTES ON TABLES C-1 to C-5: For Marines and Coast Guard, job classifications are not subject to strength testing; therefore, strength level categories cannot be assigned. As female military personnel are not permitted to serve in designated combat or combat-related assignments, these military occupational specialties have not been included in this table. DoD, Department of Defense; OCC, occupational codes. SOURCE FOR TABLES C-1 to C-5: Army: Adapted from Sharp et al. (1980) and MAJ Kurt Berry (U.S. Total Army Personnel Command, Alexandria, Va.); Navy: Adapted from DoD 132.1-I (1995) by LT Leslie Cox (Bureau of Naval Personnel, [BUPERS] Washington, D.C.) and Ross Vickers (Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, Calif.). Air Force: Adapted from Air Force Specialty Code, including Air Force Manual 36-2108, attachment 39, by MAJ Joanne M. Spahn (Nutritional Medicine Service, 3rd Medical Group/SGSD, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska). References AFMAN (Air Force Manual 36-2108). 1994. See U.S. Department of the Air Forces, 1994. DoD (Department of Defense) 132.1-1. 1995. See U.S. Department of Defense, 1995. Sharp, D.S., J.E. Wright, J.A. Vogel, J.F. Patton, W.L. Daniels, J. Knapik, and D.M. Kowal. 1980. Screening for physical capacity in the U.S. Army: An analysis of measures predictive of strength and stamina. Technical Report No. T8/80. Natick, Mass.: U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine.

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--> U.S. Department of Defense. 1995. 132.1-1. ''Occupational Conversion Index." September 9. Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of the Air Forces. 1994. Air Force Manual 36-2108. "Airman Classification." October 31. Washington, D.C.