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Non-Destructive Testing Specialists

On the Job


Non-Destructive Testing Specialists test the safety of various structures, vehicles, or vessels. They use equipment such as x-rays, ultrasound, or fiber optics. They interpret test results and identify defects. They may also prepare reports.

Physical Demands   

This career requires good eyesight.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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