Helpful Assistance Translating Your Military Experience & Terminology into Civilian Language

Civilian Translation of Military Terminology

In the   military In the civilian world

 

In the military

 

In the civilian           world

 

Commander

 

Director, Senior Manager, President

 

O-7 and above

 

President, Senior Director, Chairman of the Board, Managing Director

 

Executive Officer

 

Deputy Director, Assistant Director

 

O-5 and O-6

 

Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Program Director

 

Action Officer

 

Senior Analyst

 

O-4

 

Senior Administrator, Department Head, Program Manager

 

Branch/Division Chief

 

Branch/Division Chief

 

O-1 to O-3

 

Executive, Administrator, Manager, Project Officer

 

Program/Project Manager

 

Program/Project Manager

 

WO1 to WO5

 

Director, Specialist, Facilitator, Technical Manager, Technical Specialist, Department Manager

 

General Officers

 

President, Senior Director, Chairperson, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Executive Vice President

 

Senior Field Grade Officer

 

Senior Administrator, Chief Executive, Department Head, Program Director, Deputy Chief, Senior Executive

 

E-7 to E-9

 

Director, Supervisor

 

Field Grade Officer

 

Executive, Manager

 

E-4 to E-6

 

Assistant Manager, Line Supervisor, Section Leader, Task Leader, Supervisor, Foreman

 

Company Grade Officer

 

Associate, Operations Manager, Unit or Section Manager

 

E-1 to E-3

 

Production Worker, Assembler, Technician, Assistant, Apprentice, Team Member

 

Senior NCOs

 

Director, First-Line Supervisor

 

Infantry

 

Ground security force

 

Operations NCO

 

Operations Manager

 

Sergeant Major

 

Senior Advisor

 

NCO/NCOIC

 

Supervisor, Manager, Coordinator

 

First Sergeant

 

Personnel Manager

 

TDY/TAD

 

Business Related Travel, business trip

 

Squad Leader

 

Team Leader, Team Chief

 

PCS

 

Relocation

 

Supply Sergeant

 

Supply Manager, Logistics Manager

 

NCO Academy

 

Leadership/Management Training

 

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