Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
Also called: Non-Destructive Testing Specialist, Non-Destructive Testing Technician, Quality Engineer, Quality Manager
In the Air Force: Aerospace Ground Equipment; Aerospace Ground Equipment Journeyman; Aerospace Maintenance Helper, C-17; Aerospace Propulsion Apprentice, F101, F110, F118 Jet Engines; Aerospace Propulsion Craftsman, Turboprop And Turboshaft Propulsion; Aerospace Propulsion Helper, Turboprop And Turboshaft Propulsion; Aerospace Propulsion Superintendent; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman; Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-17; Nondestructive Inspection Apprentice
In the Army: Allied Trades Specialist; UH-60 Helicopter Repairer
In the Coast Guard: Nondestructive Inspection
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Nondestructive Inspection Technician; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Airframe Mechanic, EA-6; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Flight Engineer, KC-130; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Mechanic, KC-130; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic, AV-8/TAV-8; Fixed-Wing Aircraft Safety Equipment Mechanic-Trainee; Helicopter Crew Chief, CH-46; Helicopter Mechanic, UH/AH-1; Nondestructive Inspection Apprentice; Tiltrotor Crew Chief, MV-22
In the Navy: Aircraft Non-Destructive Inspection Technician; Aviation Structural Mechanic; Non-Nuclear NDT Examiner; VT MT PT and RT NDT Inspector; VT MT PT and UT Inspector; VT MT and PT NDT Inspector
- Interpret or evaluate test results in accordance with applicable codes, standards, specifications, or procedures.
- Interpret the results of all methods of non-destructive testing (NDT) such as acoustic emission, electromagnetic, leak, liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, neutron radiographic, radiographic, thermal or infrared, ultrasonic, vibration analysis, and visual testing.
- Select, calibrate, or operate equipment used in the non-destructive testing (NDT) of products or materials.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
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Analytical or scientific software
Computer aided design CAD software