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Compliance Officers - 13-1041.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Examine, evaluate, and investigate eligibility for or conformity with laws and regulations governing contract compliance of licenses and permits, and perform other compliance and enforcement inspection and analysis activities not classified elsewhere.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

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SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations


  • Administer oral, written, road, or flight tests to license applicants.
  • Advise licensees or other individuals or groups concerning licensing, permit, or passport regulations.
  • Collect fees for licenses.
  • Confer with or interview officials, technical or professional specialists, or applicants to obtain information or to clarify facts relevant to licensing decisions.
  • Evaluate applications, records, or documents to gather information about eligibility or liability issues.
  • Identify compliance issues that require follow-up or investigation.
  • Issue licenses to individuals meeting standards.
  • Keep informed regarding pending industry changes, trends, or best practices.
  • Prepare correspondence to inform concerned parties of licensing decisions or appeals processes.
  • Prepare reports of activities, evaluations, recommendations, or decisions.
  • Provide assistance to internal or external auditors in compliance reviews.
  • Report law or regulation violations to appropriate boards or agencies.
  • Score tests and observe equipment operation and control to rate ability of applicants.
  • Verify that all firm and regulatory policies and procedures have been documented, implemented, and communicated.
  • Visit establishments to verify that valid licenses or permits are displayed and that licensing standards are being upheld.
  • Warn violators of infractions or penalties.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Administer personnel recruitment or hiring activities.
  • Advise others on legal or regulatory compliance matters.
  • Collect payments for goods or services.
  • Communicate organizational policies and procedures.
  • Communicate with government agencies.
  • Conduct eligibility or selection interviews.
  • Evaluate information related to legal matters in public or personal records.
  • Examine financial records.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Inform individuals or organizations of status or findings.
  • Inspect facilities, equipment or supplies to ensure conformance to standards.
  • Maintain knowledge of current developments in area of expertise.
  • Prepare research reports.
  • Review license or permit applications.
  • Stay informed about current developments in field of specialization.
  • Update knowledge about emerging industry or technology trends.
  • Verify accuracy of records.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Aviation Ordnance Quality Assurance Safety Supervisor (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Complaints and Resolution Coordinator (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • DCMA Government Ground Representative (GGR) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Diesel Engine Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Director, Complaints Resolution (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Director, Wing Inspections (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Emergency Management (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Emergency Management Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Emergency Management Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Emergency Management Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Emergency Management Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Emergency Management Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Financial Management and Comptroller Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Inspections Coordinator (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Internal Review Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Joint Terminal Attack Controller Evaluator (JTAC-E) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Main Propulsion Steam Generating Plant Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Marine Gas Turbine Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Marine Safety Specialist Engineer (Coast Guard - Warrant Officer only)
  • Operations Ashore-Prevention (Coast Guard - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Port and Facility Safety and Security (Coast Guard - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Superintendent, Inspector General (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Naval Flight Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • URL - Aviation Warfare Officer, Pilot (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • URL - Aviation, Rating Terminated (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Vessel Inspections (Coast Guard - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Wing Inspector General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Driver's License Examiner
  • Examiner
  • Flight-Operations Inspector
  • License Inspector
  • Passport-Application Examiner
  • Reviewing Officer, Driver's License