Inspection technologists perform nondestructive inspection of material, parts, components, and/or pressurized systems. They use a blend of quality assurance and materials science to make sure aircraft, chemical plants, pipelines, and bridges are structurally sound.. Hands-on classroom and laboratory training will prepare you for national certifications and an exciting, in-demand career.
Job opportunities are diverse, so you can pick your industry or career path. As a program graduate, you may work in industries such as petrochemical, maritime, fabrication, welding, pipeline, turbines, aerospace, and more. Some job titles include:
Wages are based on experience, skill level, testing method, and a synergy of multiple certifications.
Salary information provided by Personnel for Quality and Nondestructive Testing (PQNDT) Salary Survey, 2019, for South Central Region