What Kind of Jobs are there after the Navy Nuke Program, civilian and how much do they pay?
I am going into the navy I have a contract now as a corpsman, but they want to reclassify me as a NUC. I am interested in both but before I make a decision I want to know what kind of jobs are out there in that course. Any help would be awsome.
Asked By: rsl1489 - 3/16/2008
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I and 8 other nukes operate a combined-cycle Gas Turbine power plant (along with a few Marines). Three of the guys have been out less than 2 years from their intial enlistment and they have the capability of 80k+ depending on the amount of OT they choose to work. $60k base to start... More
Answered By: Pat - 3/16/2008
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Graduating from nuclear power school, no matter what your rate, provides you with one of the very best technical educations in the world. The navy has a $90,000 reenlistment bonus for these guys... More
Answered By: Yak Rider - 3/16/2008
Your recruiter should be able to tell you specifically and provide proof and documentation on what kind of civilian opportunities that will be available to you after your service. As a health care specialist in the army, we have to take the national certification test on Emergency Medical Technician and pass just to... More
Answered By: ArmyRecruiter55304 - 3/16/2008
Pretty good sign on bonuses. 100K civilian jobs if not more from private sectors. Dude, you will be dealing with nuclear technology. Corpsman..there are way to many of them lol. Go for what you think is best for you. Both are really great careers. Hands down.
Answered By: Derek - 3/16/2008
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