Welder Jobs


Welder Job Profile


Welders use special equipment to apply high heat that joins metal parts in a broad range of industrial applications. More than 100 different processes may be used in welder jobs, and employers typically look for experience in particular techniques when a welding job opens.

Manufacturing creates the most welder employment, but thousands of other welder job opportunities can be found in construction, wholesale trade, and repair and maintenance. Factories employing welders often run two or three shifts of eight to 12 hours each.

Welders must wear protective equipment to shield themselves against the hazards of the intense heat and light that are intrinsic to welding jobs.

Welder Education


Jobs in welding vary widely in their educational requirements. All training may be on the job for entry-level positions. Higher-level welder careers may require years of formal education in vocational or technical schools or colleges. Some welder jobs require a general welding certification or a certificate in a specialty such as robotic welding.

Welder Job Market


Welders, cutters, solderers and brazers held 337,300 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Their number is projected to increase by 50,700 by 2020.

Welder Salaries


Welders, cutters, solderers and brazers earned median wages of $35,920 in 2011, according to the BLS. The top 10 percent earned $55,240.
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AG.WELDER- Arvin,Ca. Stick & MIG a must. TIG helpful. Salary D.O.E. Contact Lynn @ 632-6507 *****...
We have an immediate opening for a MIG Welder in Glendale! Position requires successful completion of a welding test administered according to plant guidelines. Perform all-position MIG welding to join steel and aluminum metals from 1/16” to 1” thick plate, applying the appropriate welding processes to weld assemblies for our Client's equipment and other products, both new equipment and repair. Pe...
Power Plus is the largest provider of innovative temporary power solutions in the nation, and the largest non-OEM provider for service and maintenance of back-up power systems. We deliver “power when you need it, where you need it.” Established in 1984, our corporate office is located in Southern California with satellite offices throughout California, Nevada, Arizona and Texas. We provide tempora...
Job ID EPM-00007419 Emerson Company Fisher Country United States State/Province Ohio City Hamilton Publish Start Date Apr 17 2014 Job Level Entry Level Job Description PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Lay out, set up, weld and apply hard surfaces on a variety of parts according to the Company’s FMP welding procedures/specifications. MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: Examines shop order to ascertain par...
Consolidated Precision Products specializes in the production of aluminum and magnesium castings for the aerospace industry. Our castings can be found in virtually all commercial and military aircraft. We are currently seeking an experienced Welder to join our team. SUMMARY: Set up, adjust and operate heliarc welding equipment and related equipment to repair castings. Perform in-process production...
Job Summary: Welder/fitter with complete knowledge of FCAW, SMAW, GTAW, GMAW and BRAZE and the ability to determine proper weld joint design. Essential Functions:  Lays out and prepares base metals using air and power tools.  Reads and properly interprets blue prints and drawings to determine joint design, proper base and filler material and required company welding procedure.  Demonstrates kno...
Finzer Roller seeks a MIG Welder for our Des Plaines, IL manufacturing facility. This position will weld or join metal components, fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products and will perform quality control on all work. Qualified individuals will have 2+ years welding experience, ability to read blueprints and strong math skills. Experience with lathes and/or milling machines...
WELDER Lin's Propane Trucks in Dighton, MA seeks Welder for tank repair. Strong welding and torch skills required. Full Benefits. Call for Interview: 508-669-6665....
Horizontal Well Drillers is looking to hire Welder Helpers. 6G or structural certifications a plus but not required. Must be willing to travel. Pay based on experience. Apply in person or online hwdrillers.com 2915 State Hwy 74 S (I-35 exit 91) Purcell, OK 405-527-1232...
Welder I - ( 14000562 ) Description Complete the task of air arc welding, electric welding, molding Understand the blueprint and technical document before producing, request ME to explain for unclear part. check the material from last process Must be self-inspected for production, then announce the checker to inspect Follow and comply with all safety regulations and practices , accept the safety t...
Welder II - ( 14000656 ) Description Does your current "operations gig" have you down? Wouldn't you rather work for a company that. Values the strong operations skills you bring to the table? Provides an opportunity to succeed at what you do best? Will challenge your skills and grown your talent? Gives you the chance to build a real, long-term career? Look no further - your future starts today at...
General Welder - ( 14000222 ) Description Come work for a company that . . . • Values the strong manufacturing skills you bring to the table • Provides an opportunity to succeed at what you do best • Will challenge your skills and grow your talent • Gives you the chance to build a real, long term career Look no further – your future as a Welder starts today at Manitowoc Foodservice Ovens and Advan...
Utility 1 - Spot Welder-121306 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share...
Journeyman Welder - Union-120894 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market shar...
Journeyman Welder-118807 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we are...
Welder Assembler 10-120327 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we a...
Welder Assembler 10-120338 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we a...
Welder Assembler 10-120333 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we a...
Welder Assembler 10-120329 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we a...
Welder Assembler 10-120328 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we a...
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Welder

Salaries

$24,960.00 - $62,400.00
Typical Salary for Welder
(343 Respondents)
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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)
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