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NDT Level II

Shipyard Staffing has Immediate needs for NDT Level II Inspectors with Certifications: PT / MT Required. PROOF OF CERTIFICATION IS REQUIRED. 3+ years NDT Level II experience required. Must be proficient as an NDT Level II ASNT in VT Additional MT and/or PT proficiency preferred Dimensional Inspection experience required Knowledge of shipboard structures and systems required and must be proficient in blueprint reading/interpretation, and QA systems. Additionally, UT and or ET inspection qualification is highly desired but not required. 2 or more years structural welding/fabrication inspection experience in a shipyard environment is required Must be able to provide documentation supporting your OJT training/experience hours and NDT certification documentation Must be a US Citizen and able to pass a criminal background check due to work location. Must be able to work overtime if requested

Category: Non Destructive Technician

NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.

The main function of a Non-Destructive Testing Technician is to test the safety of structures, vehicles, or vessels using x-ray, ultrasound, fiber optic or related equipment. An NDT would use visual, penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, x-ray, eddy current testing, or other non-destructive methods to inspect a structure or part (for instance, a sample weld) to ensure it meets specific standards or specifications. These tests are performed without damaging the structure or part, and are done to ensure that the tested area contains no defects that would prevent the sample weld, structure or part from performing as expected or failing outright.

Tools used to perform these tests include oscilloscopes, radiation detectors, remote reading thermometers, voltage meters, and x-ray or radiography equipment. A career in Non-Destructive Testing would require knowledge of the practical application of engineering, science, and technology, and may require previous experience with analytical, scientific, and computer aided design software.
Most Non-Destructive Technician careers require a high school diploma, as well as training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, and/or an associate's degree.
Non-Destructive Testing careers typically require the ability to:
- Obtain (and/or re-certify) a visual, penetrant, and magnetic particle testing certification
- Obtain security clearance and military contractor badge
- Pass a drug test
- Be reliable and punctual

Previous experience, particularly with necessary career-related tools and software, is often required.

Company Information

Shipyard Staffing
635 Maltby Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504
Phone: 757-366-9300

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635 Maltby Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504
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