Marine Equipment Preservation Inspector

Direct or participate in the preparation of equipment for mothballing.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $56,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Marine Equipment Preservation Inspectors do?

Directs or participates in preparation of equipment, such as naval guns and other ordnance materiel for mothballing: Inspects materiel for condition to determine feasibility of storage, type of preservative application required, and degree of dismantling necessary. Identifies materiel and parts according to knowledge of equipment function and comparison with catalog specifications to select preservative treatment best suited to each piece of equipment. Ascertains condition to determine need for scraping, washing, brushing, or other treatment preparatory to storage. Directs or assists in moistureproofing of materiel, using preservative agents applied by brushing, spraying, or dipping.


Should I be a Marine Equipment Preservation Inspector?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Preservation Inspector, Marine Equipment

    How to Become a
    Marine Equipment Preservation Inspector

    Most Marine Equipment Preservation Inspectors have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9zcaaa&chl=no+college+%2869%25%29|certificate+%2828%25%29|associate%27s+%283%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,69,69
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