A yeoman (YN) in the US Navy is a deck rating who works in administrative offices on ships and stations.
They perform clerical and secretarial work, including:
Writing business and personal letters, notices, directives, forms, and reports
Preparing, data entry, typing, and routing of official correspondence and other essential reports
Sorting and distributing all official and personal mail
Serving as shipboard pay clerks
Storing classified records and reports
Maintaining media coordination with Navy public affairs officials
Organizing command-level ceremonies
Yeomans have ranks from Petty Officer 3rd Class (E-4) to Petty Officer 1st Class (E-6).
To be a yeoman in the Navy, you need:
High school or equivalent education
8 weeks of basic training
7 weeks of technical training
Desired high school courses: typing, keyboarding
The technical school is located in Meridian, MS.