Job Description: Plan, supervise, and perform tasks necessary for fabrication, installation, maintenance, repair, and inspection of shipboard structures, plumbing, sewage, and piping systems; organize and supervise personnel in maintenance and hull repairs; instruct personnel; enforce safety and security procedures; and prepare records and reports.
- Branch: Navy
- Average Rating:
- Designation: HT
- Average Salary: $39,764
- Entry Type: Enlisted
- ASVAB: VE+AR+MK+AS= 193
- Degree: High School or GED
- Age: 17-39
- Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
- Category: Engineering and Hull
27 Average Age
2,388 Number Employed
6.0 YearsAverage Employment
Pros: Build life skills see the world
Cons: Very long work hours.
Location: USS Emory S. Land AS39
The hardest part of the job was the hours, most definitely and the best part was the rewarding feeling of all of the work you did.
Pros: Three meals a day, a home, medical and dental benefits.
Cons: High year tenure
Location: Port Hueneme, CA
A typical day at work as a Hull Technician in the Navy starts early, and ends late. You don’t get much time at home even when you’re not deployed, so you really have to love your job. Working as a hull technician requires you to be very self motivated and have a drive to succeed beyond expectations. Working for any engineering department in the Navy you definitely know they have your back, it’s what they do. The hardest part of the job was the hours, most definitely and the best part was the rewarding feeling of all of the work you did.