marine engineering technician


Marine engineering technicians carry out technical functions to help marine engineers with the design, development, manufacturing and testing processes, installation and maintenance of all types of boats from pleasure crafts to naval vessels, including submarines. They also conduct experiments, collect and analyse data and report their findings.

Alternative label

  • submarine engineering technologist

  • submarine technologist

  • submarine engineering technician

  • ship engineering technician

  • yacht engineering technician

  • vessel technologist

  • vessel engineering technician

  • pleasure craft engineering technician

  • marine vessel engineering technician

  • marine technologist

  • cargo vessel engineering technician

  • boat engineering technician

  • vessel engineering technologist

  • marine engineering technologist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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