What Three Navy Jobs Match Your Personality?

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By: Teresa McGlothlin

5 Min Quiz

Image: Unsplash by Luemen Carlson

About This Quiz

If you're "ready to lead, ready to follow" and born with the inability to quit, you're the stuff the Navy needs! Serving your country comes with a lot of satisfaction and a lot of rewards, but what jobs would be best for your personality? You wouldn't want to be stuck on a submarine if you're really cut out for flying the friendly skies, Would you? Make sure you're setting the right career goals with this quiz. 

From nuclear weapons technicians to the logistics specialists who help guide aircraft carriers through rough waters, the Navy is full of more career options that you've probably imagined. The Navy uses the ASVAB and your physical readiness to assess where you would do your best work, but what does your personality say? Which Navy jobs are right for you based upon who you are? 

As you answer your questions, you'll give away both your readiness for a high-level Navy position and your unique set of traits. Once you've finished with your responses, we'll compare them to some of the hottest jobs on recruiting boards across the nation. Will you be better suited as a hospital corpsman or an airplane mechanic? Put your ambitions on display, and we'll tell you which jobs work best for you! 

In your mind, how tough are all seven weeks of boot camp?

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Are you OK rooming with people you don't know in the barracks?

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You have to keep those uniforms tidy! How are your ironing skills?

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Do you miss having any kind of facial hair you want?

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Could you handle being placed on a night shift Navy job?

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How long would it take you to run/walk the 1.5-mile portion of the PRT (Physical Readiness Test)?

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Are you more mechanically or technically minded?

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Which one of these aircraft carrier jobs would you like the least?

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Would you disobey an order you didn't agree with?

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Does it bother you that the Navy forbids tattoos on your head, face and neck?

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If you were stationed in Japan, how would you communicate with locals?

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How would you keep in touch with your family while you're stationed abroad?

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Would you prefer to live on or off base once you're placed somewhere?

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Your commanding officer is pressuring you to finish a project. How do you react?

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Will you have a problem getting under the 22%-33% body fat rule?

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If you had to spend a few months on a submarine, would you get claustrophobic?

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Do you have any plans to try out the first stage of the SEAL program?

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How are your sea legs? Will you get sick out on the open sea?

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Are you freaked out or excited about the prospect of working with special weapons?

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In your opinion, what's the best reason to join the Navy?

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What do you think you already have in common with a Top Gun pilot?

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Do you have an interest in being a Navy hospital corpsman?

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Can you drop and do the Navy's minimum of 59 curl-ups?

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Which one of these ranks do you hope you'll earn in the future?

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Are you the type who likes to take initiative?

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Which part of the ASVAB is the toughest to pass?

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Do you have the chops to be one of the Navy's culinary specialists?

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Have you spent a lot of time with those who are in the military?

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Are you a good shot, or should you hit the range?

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Do you have a clean driving record like the Navy recommends?

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