Nondestructive testing (or non-destructive testing or NDT), a form of inspection that allows materials to be analyzed without being taken apart or destroyed, is critical for many industries. The assets and products being tested can maintain their function, unlike with other forms of testing, and can be safely used after inspection.
The Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) profession is among the most stable, lucrative, and steadily growing trade careers in the country. By all indications, welding (including CWIs) is one of the fastest growing fields in the United States.
Radiographic testing technicians play an important role in the growing field of nondestructive testing (NDT). Because radiographic testing is one of the most versatile types of nondestructive testing, RT professionals are in high demand.
Some of the most lucrative jobs in the welding profession involve hard work and long hours; however, many welders admit the perks outweigh the pitfalls when it comes to these highly sought-after positions. Learn everything you need to know about a welding shutdown career, including the scope of work, common responsibilities, average salary, and career development opportunities.
There’s something amazing about watching a well-thought-out plan come to life, and CAD operators experience this exciting chain of events on a regular basis. From the civil and mechanical fields to the electrical, architectural, and aeronautical industries, CAD operators play a key role in developing plans for products, structures, and virtually anything that must be designed prior to its construction.
As a quality engineer, you play a critical role in ensuring that your company delivers products of the highest standards. You help catch defects, satisfy stringent quality requirements and keep people safe. We’ll walk you through some of the most common quality engineer interview questions and share suggestions for framing your responses to ace your upcoming interview.
When you’re on the job site or in the field, having the best tools for the job makes a hard day’s work that much better. The same is true when it comes to advancing your career in the skilled trades. Here are 5 tips on a better way to resume with Surehand.
We began our quest to answer these questions almost two years ago, when we were tapped by a Silicon Valley incubator to learn more about the skilled industrial trades and the dedicated workers who build, operate and maintain the world we live in. Short on time? Watch the video.
If you’d told us a couple of years ago that we’d focus our work on transforming how hiring gets done in industrial inspection, we’d probably have looked at you funny and asked, “NDT? Non-destructive testing? Huh? Never heard of it.