Inventors, entrepreneurs and commercial organizations are developing new products with greater speed than ever before. Thanks to modern technology, it’s never been easier to design a product and assemble the systems to manufacture it at scale. This fast-paced and competitive environment creates the need for a person who ensures the utmost quality of their company’s products and the systems used to produce them. This person is a quality engineer. Learn more about the job of a quality engineer and how much you can expect to earn if you follow this career path.
As the demand for nondestructive testing (NDT) rapidly increases across a multitude of industries, the need for NDT technicians continues to grow with it. Continuous advances in technology have resulted in increasingly sophisticated testing methods, along with an urgency for highly trained professionals. Radiography testing (RT) is one such method, allowing for throughout inspections of internal structures and machinery.
You probably have a general idea of what a welder does—they join metals using high heat. But there’s much more to the profession than that, from the tools used to the techniques a welder must master to the nuances of the industry. Get a more in-depth picture of a welder’s job description and how you can become one.
Have you ever wondered how engineers make sure bridges are safe to drive on or how airlines make sure planes are safe to fly in? Ever stopped to think about how many different pieces go into building a car and how the manufacturers make sure each one fits into place correctly? The answer to these questions, at least in part, lies in nondestructive testing.