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Navy Enlisted Rating (Job) Descriptions

Administration Community


RED SEA (Feb. 26, 2011) Legalman 3rd Class Kendra L. Johnson confirms administrative information for Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65). Enterprise and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 1 are on a deployment in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and to provide support to operations Enduring Freedom and New Dawn.
U.S. Navy / Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jared M. King / Released

The Navy calls their enlisted jobs "ratings." Similar ratings are placed into various "communities."

Below are the Navy enlisted ratings that fall into the Administration Community. Click on each rating designator to read a basic job description, as well as basic qualification criteria established to obtain the particular rating.

LN - Legalman (Paralegal)

MC - Mass Communications Specialist

NC - Navy Counselor

MU - Musician

PS - Personnel Specialist

YN - Yeoman (Administration)

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