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Welding Jobs Overview

Welders are at the heart of the construction, manufacturing, and aerospace fields. Generally, welders will spend their time cutting, combining, and shaping metal materials that will be used in these fields. Working with a blueprint, they will create the product required by their employer. In addition to creating new products or to building new structures, welders are often required to do structural repairs and repairs to machinery. The diversity of the work and the challenges it poses make welding the perfect career for those who are looking to push themselves both mentally and physically. Additional work opportunities that are available for welders include that of being a welding engineer, a welding inspector, or a welding supervisor.

Education Requirement for Welders

A high school diploma or GED certificate is required for the position, and a logical way of thinking and a basic understanding of mathematics are also traits that are invaluable in this field. It is also preferable for welders to have some construction experience though on-the-job training will be given. As a minimum requirement, they should have a general certificate in welding. This verifies that they understand basic welding techniques, safety guidelines, and blueprints needed on the job. Advanced welding certificates are also available for those who are looking to focus on particular advanced styles of welding.

Welding Job Market

The job market outlook for welders is positive. According to statistics, between the years 2012 and 2022, there is expected to be a 20 percent increase in the number of welder positions that are available, with approximately 64,100 new openings.

Welders? Salary

The annual salary for welders fluctuates depending on what field they work in. On average, welders earn approximately $34,700 a year. The bottom average annual wage is $22,900. Some welders? salaries top out at around $52,000.

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Welding Engineer needed for a growing manufacturing company that produces components and assemblies for commercial vehicles, construction equipment and agricultural equipment. The position will be responsible for developing new processes to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors Degree in Engineering. Candidate must have a minimum of 3 years exp...
Welding Engineer needed for a Tier 1 automotive supplier in the Metro Detroit area. Industry leading Automotive supplier is currently in search for a Welding Engineer with 2+ years experience as a Welding/Manufacturing Engineer. The VP of Engineering is looking to hire for this position ASAP. Ideal candidate will have a bachelors in Welding Engineering and a stable work history. Ideal candidate wi...
We currently have a client who is seeking a Welding Engineer for a DIRECT HIRE position at their Metro Detroit location. Our client is an extremely prominent automotive manufacturing company. Located in the Southfield Michigan area, this position is an excellent opportunity for a Welding Engineer to join a financially stable, rapidly growing Tier 1 Automotive supplier and advance in their career! ...
A Manager of Weld Engineer is needed for a leading heavy industrial manufacturing organization. The Manager of Weld Engineering is responsible for implementing welding techniques, procedures, and best practices. In addition, the Manager of Weld Engineering will work heavily with the Production Engineering team to ensure weld practices are in line with customer specifications and manufacturing sche...
20 New Positions - Industrial Construction - New Construction and Maintenance Positions: We are looking for construction employees capable of Pipe fitting, Pipe welding, Metal Fabrication, Ironwork, Structural Welding, Concrete Finishing, Rod Busting, Mechanical Repair, etc. The Kelly Group is Looking for You! Fabrication and Construction Experts with a commitment to Safety as strong as the pro...
Job Purpose: 3 Sanitary TIG Welders needed Duties: * Develops welding projects by analyzing work orders, prints, and completed assembly; calculating requirements; studying metals; determining appropriate welding techniques. * Collects equipment and materials by studying specifications and component requirements; ordering supplies and gases. * Fabricates components by using equipment to clean,...
TESCAREERS Defiance, OH
Company Description: Jeff Thompson SR.Executive Recruiting Consultant Technical Employment Services, Inc., Founded in 1981 9110 Tyler Boulevard Mentor, OH. 44060 Job Description: Weld Process Engineer Defiance, Ohio Weld Process Engineer needed for a growing manufacturing company that produces components and assemblies for commercial vehicles, construction equipment and agricultural equipment. The...
JOB SUMMARY: About the Agency Why is it Great to Work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons? Do your career justice and consider a career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). In addition to being regarded as a family and career-oriented agency, the BOP offers a broad range of exciting career opportunities in a work environment that promotes integrity, diversity, and professional development. W...
JOB SUMMARY: About the Agency Why work for the Federal Bureau of Prisons? You can have a meaningful career with an agency that truly values a diverse workforce. In our agency, you’ll find a diverse workforce employed from entry level jobs to senior management positions. We protect public safety by ensuring that federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe,...
TESCAREERS Defiance, OH
Weld Process Engineer Defiance, Ohio Weld Process Engineer needed for a growing manufacturing company that produces components and assemblies for commercial vehicles, construction equipment and agricultural equipment. The position will be responsible for developing new processes to ensure quality, cost and efficiency requirements. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors Degree in Engineering. ...
Liberty Personnel Services, Inc. Parsippany, NJ
Lead Welder - Welding Foreman - Welding Supervisor The Lead Welder/Welding Foreman will lead, direct and supervise the work in the department. This is a lean manufacturing facility and lean principles will be implemented, applied and enforced. Specify what creates value from the customers perspective Identify all the steps along the process chain Make those processes flow Make only what is pu...
Serves as the leader of the manufacturing team to ensure company production goals are meet, while ensuring compliance with safety, quality and time schedules. Direct, monitor and administer operations of assigned welders and pipers and confirms the quality of workmanship. A welding supervisor is directly responsible for ensuring qualified welders and welding operators are working in accordance to ...
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Candidate will be responsible for: * in-process inspection and witness testing of equipment in which qualification has been demonstrated * reporting results of inspections and tests witnessed or monitored REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: * 5+ years of 3rd party vendor inspection * CWI (Certified Weld...
Job Title: Welding Fixture Design Engineer Job Type: Permanent / Full Time / Direct Hire Location: Multiple Locations - IA, IL, MI, IN Job Description: Ability to design fixtures for Mig Welding [Manual or Robotic] in ProE 3+ years of Hands on Experience with designing in ProE Experience in the automotive industry or with the design of truck or off-highway vehicle Knowledge of PDM preferred...
Kelly Services currently has fabricator/welding openings for a premier manufacturing facility in New Albany, IN. Applicants must have experience with tig welding. Experience with metal fabrication as well is a plus. Job duties include: welding, fabrication, using grinders and other hand tools. Experience with tile, plumbing and liners is a plus. This is a first shift position, working 7:30am to...
Welcome to Pervenio Search where you will find careers that offer the right fit for you. Pervenio provides recruitment solutions for leading companies throughout North America. Our opportunities give you the ability to build upon your skills, pursue new career paths, and grow within a wide variety of fields. Program Manager - Engineer Bowling Green, Ohio Our Opportunity The Program Manager is...
Weld Engineer - Battle Creek, MI Our client, a leading manufacturer and supplier of metal components for the automotive industry was recently ranked 13th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” They are currently looking to expand their team by hiring a Weld Engineer. The weld engineer will be responsible for leading new manufacturing technology projects, championing best ...
SUMMARYDirects and coordinates activities involved with welder/fitters, quality personnel, and the production of customer demands throughout facility. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following for associates. Other duties may be assigned. · Administer welding procedures, procedural instructions, training, testing, evaluations, inspection process, etc. to ensure customer satisfa...
IMMEDIATE OPENING! Outside sales rep needed for Long Island / NYC Industrial Gas & Welding Supplier. Compensation includes competitive (weekly) salary with generous monthly commission plan. A general knowledge of "Industrial" applications (welding, manufacturing, fabrication, maintenance, repairs, etc.) is helpful, but not essential. We will provide further industry specific training. Package wi...
Job Description Pennoni Associates Inc., a leading engineering and inspection firm, is recruiting a qualified person to perform inspection and nondestructive testing during structural steel erection and fabrication of buildings, bridges, and highway structures in Southern and Central New Jersey. AWS-CWI certification is required. ICC Structural steel & Bolting Certification and/or New Jersey DCA ...

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