Commercial Divers

What Commercial divers Do

Work below surface of water, using surface-supplied air or scuba equipment to inspect, repair, remove, or install equipment and structures. May use a variety of power and hand tools, such as drills, sledgehammers, torches, and welding equipment. May conduct tests or experiments, rig explosives, or photograph structures or marine life. Excludes Fishers and Related Fishing Workers, Athletes and Sports Competitors, and Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers.

Commercial diver Salaries

Job Outlook for Commercial divers

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How to Become a Commercial diver

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