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Title: Marine Technologist
Definition: Marine technologists focus on constructing, maintaining and repairing water vessels. They work with marine equipment, systems and controls. They inspect, maintain, and repair boats of all kinds. Using diagnostic equipment, they test and repair boat engines, hulls, propellers, rigging, masts, sails, and navigational equipment.
Definition (More Info): Wikipedia
Education Program: MUN Marine Institute programs:
• Marine Environmental Technology
• Sustainable Aquaculture
• Water Quality
First Credential: Diploma
Salary Range: PayScale (US, US dollars) (Jan 2016) – Marine Services Technician: Low: $25,442. Median: $17/hr.
Salary (More Info): PayScale (US, US dollars): Marine Services Technician
Related Specialties: Marine Scientist, Marine Engineer, Ship Navigation Officer, Marine Mechanic
Professional Associations: Marine Technology Society; Marine Advanced Technology Education Center; Integrated Coastal & Oceans Mgmt NL; Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology; Association of Technology, Mgmt & Applied Engineering; IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society
Other Resources: Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology – Chartered Marine Technologist (CMarTech); IEEE Industry Applications Society; Society for Canadian Women in Science & Technology; Canadian Centre for Women in SETT