Non-Destructive Testing Specialists
- Supervise or direct the work of non-destructive testing (NDT) trainees or staff.
- Produce images of objects on film, using radiographic techniques.
- Evaluate material properties, using radio astronomy, voltage and amperage measurement, or rheometric flow measurement.
- Develop or use new non-destructive testing (NDT) methods, such as acoustic emission testing, leak testing, and thermal or infrared testing.
- Document non-destructive testing (NDT) methods, processes, or results.
- Map the presence of imperfections within objects, using sonic measurements.
- Make radiographic images to detect flaws in objects while leaving objects intact.
- Visually examine materials, structures, or components for signs of corrosion, metal fatigue, cracks, or other flaws, using tools and equipment such as endoscopes, closed circuit television systems, and fiber optics.
- Interpret or evaluate test results in accordance with applicable codes, standards, specifications, or procedures.
The data sources for the information displayed here include: O*NET™; US Department of Labor (BLS); Virginia Workforce Connection.
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Virginia: - 5.9%
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High School Diploma
Two: Some Preparation Needed
Highest ($50,000 and up)