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Occupational Classification System Manual

Major Occupational Groups: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | K
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MOG A—Professional Occupations
Engineers, Architects, and Surveyors
A058 MARINE ENGINEERS AND NAVAL ARCHITECTS
Exclude Marine Engineers (G833) and Architects (A043).
Marine Engineers—-Design and oversee installation and repair of marine power plants, propulsion systems, heating and ventilating systems and other mechanical and electrical equipment in ships, docks and marine facilities. May specialize in design of equipment such as boilers, steam driven reciprocating engines, heat exchangers, fire control and communications systems, electrical power systems or piping and related fittings and valves.

Naval Architects—-Design and oversee construction and repair of marine craft and floating structures such as ships, barges, tugs, dredges, submarines, torpedoes, floats and buoys. Confer with marine engineers to establish arrangement of boiler room equipment and propulsion machinery, heating and ventilating systems, refrigeration equipment, piping and other functional equipment.

(Work requires knowledge of engineering equivalent to at least that acquired through completion of a 4-year college engineering program.)

Last modified: October 16, 2001