Welding Jobs - Page 4

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.
RSS

1000+ Welding jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 61 to 80 of 19976
KOMATSU Komatsu America Corp. is looking for the following candidates in its Peoria mining truck manufacturing facility. WELD SUPERVISOR Responsible for meeting production goals by proper staffing, controlling inventory, and meeting production schedules; maintaining positive morale with open and effective communication; ensuring quality and productivity and meeting safety and housekeeping stand...
Second Shift Controls Engineer needed in the Auburn Hills area. This position is for a Tier One Automotive Client. Candidates must have experience with robotic welding. Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer Ensure up to date backups for PLC’s, HMI’s, Robots and any other digital controller in the plant. Assist in proper electrical documentation of control systems and power distribution Pe...
Company Confidential YORK, PA, 17402
A fast-growing producer of custom built conveying systems for the food industry is looking for experienced personnel to fill the following positions. WELDING POSITIONS Responsibilities include fabricating, MIG and TIG welding, cleaning and assembling of structural steel & stainless steel sheet metal parts for industrial food equipment. Experience working from drawings with minimal supervision a mu...
Program and troubleshoot Panasonic and Fanuc robots for automated weld process. Design and troubleshoot weld process fixturing Understand and perform production level MIG, and TIG welding. Working knowledge of PC use, Microsoft office suite, and Solidworks. Good communication skills both written and verbal....
Field Supervisor Consolidated Engineering Laboratories is currently seeking to hire a Field Supervisor, based out of its corporate office in San Ramon, CA. Consolidated Engineering Laboratories has been providing engineering and materials testing services to the construction industry since 1976. We view our role as helping the construction team achieve their objectives, which means a project bui...
WE'RE ALWAYS LOOKING ! We may have openingss in the following depts: Sales * Engineering * Marketing * IT * Welding * Accounting * Waregouse * Security * HR * CDL Driver * Electrician Visit us online for current openings: www.panhandleconverters.com As Posted in the Dothan Eagle...
We are seeking an individual with knowledge of running production in a manufacturing facility. Looking for someone that is detail oriented and can plan ahead to keep things moving through the shop area. Needs to have welding skills and be able to evaluate weld fixtures which will be used to produce quality parts. Must have experience holding men accountable for meeting production times. We offer b...
Quality Supervisor needed in the Auburn Hills are. Client is a Tier 1 Supplier in a welding environment. The Quality Supervisor is required to work with all departments on the development of new products in order to meet customer and TS 16949 requirements. This includes all quality related aspects of PPAP, prototype and ongoing product development. Responsibilities for the Quality Manager To ass...
My client, a leading Medical Device company in MN, has an opportunity for a Welding Engineer available. The position is a minimum 12 month contract and will pay between $30 and $45 per hour. The Welding Engineer will work to support equipment and process development efforts for miniature medical device products. The main responsibility of this position will be to develop and support laser welding...
LOADCRAFT INDUSTRIES SEEKS 100 TEMP WELDING TECHS IN BRADY, TX (McCulloch Co.) & Brownwood, TX (Brown Co.) to weld metal components of products such as piping systs, plate, complex metal structures, machinery, pipe & tube & structural shapes, as specified by layout, blueprints, diagram, work order, welding procedures, or oral instructions, using electric arc-welding or oxy-acetylene welding equipm...
Company Introduction Bowling Green Metalforming is a world leader in chassis and body structural assemblies. From the massive press shop, through our immense assembly area and finishing with a state of the art e-coat system. We focus on Safety, Quality and Productivity daily to ensure the satisfaction of team members, our shareholders, Domestic, Asian and European customers. Bowling Green Metalf...
Established in 2002, SK Tech is a growing manufacturer of automotive parts for seats and sunroofs. We have expanded twice and are embarking on our third expansion this fall. We are seeking qualified candidates to fill our growing needs. You will earn paid vacation time, personal time and paid holidays. We also offer a full line of benefits including: medical, dental and vision insurance as well as...
Jedco Inc. serves the precision metal fabrication needs of the aerospace industry. Jedco is a leading supplier of fabricated sheet metal and complex machined assemblies to the domestic and global aerospace industry. JOB SUMMARY: The Resistance Weld Engineer will provide first-line support for the resolution of production problems and coordinate specific times with manufacturing, quality assuranc...
Essential Duties and Responsibilities Inspecting and testing welded joints of work in progress and of completed units for visible defects, correct dimensions, joint strength, bead formation, weld penetration, and conformance with layout, blueprint and work order specifications, applying knowledge of welding principles and metallurgical properties Assist in the implementation and the maintenance ...
Welding Engineer Shapes Precision Manufacturing is currently seeking an experienced Welding Engineer to join their team in Palm Bay, FL. Job Description: Work closely with customers to establish welding procedures and then direct and coordinate technical personnel to ensure workers compliance with established welding procedures. Job Responsibilities: Develops welding techniques, procedures, a...
The Welding Engineer will work to support equipment and process development efforts for miniature medical device products. The principal responsibility of this position will be to develop and support laser welding equipment and processes. The secondary responsibility will be for general mechanical assembly tooling design and mechanical/electrical assembly process development and validation. Other...
Flex-N-Gate is looking for an experienced Robot Weld Technicians. Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 13th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals. Scope of the Position: You will be responsib...
Tolar Manufacturing is a well established manufacturer of high quality transit shelters, street furniture, displays and kiosks. The Welding Supervisor oversees and coordinates the activities of the welding department, monitors all aspects of the jobs assigned, schedules work for all welders on a daily basis. Have good computer skills and be able to input information on a daily basis to the compan...
Company Introduction Bowling Green Metalforming is a world leader in chassis and body structural assemblies. From the massive press shop, through our immense assembly area and finishing with a state of the art e-coat system. We focus on Safety, Quality and Productivity daily to ensure the satisfaction of team members, our shareholders, Domestic, Asian and European customers. Bowling Green Metalf...
Certified Weld Inspector Job Description: Develops welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys, and engineering principles. Evaluates data and conducts experiments to develop application of new equipment or improved tec...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Manufacturing Career Tools

Welder

Salaries

$24,960.00 - $62,400.00
Typical Salary for Welder
(344 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

High School
28.1%
Some College Coursework Completed
22.7%
Vocational
17.7%
Certification
14.8%
Associates
8.9%
Bachelor's
3.9%
Some High School Coursework
2.5%
(203 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Popular Welding Articles

5 High-Paying Blue-Collar Jobs Article Rating
Are you interested in an apprenticeable career that doesn’t require going to college? The salary experts at Payscale.com found five such jobs that pay particularly well.
Build Your Construction Resume with Keywords Article Rating
Attention construction workers: Adding keywords to your resume could expose you to more job opportunities.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.60.60-301
eTrustLogo