Water transport occupations include marine workers, motorboat operators, and supply vessel transporters. Motorboat operators operate small motor boats to transport passengers form one place to another. Merchant mariners go on long voyages for a particular mission, either for business or research purposes. For research purposes, they collect crucial data from underwater and study the patterns and explore the hidden facts. Their work schedules are based upon the length of the voyage but they are on duty normally for 6 hours a day, 7 days a week.
A master's or a diploma in subjects such as coast guard management
The salary package of the water transport occupation could be somewhere between 1.8 Lac p.a. (Approx).