๐Ÿ’ผ Welder Career Info

Career Description
A welder is a skilled tradesperson who joins metal parts together. They use welding techniques such as MIG welding, TIG welding, and arc welding to fuse metal pieces. Welders also read and interpret blueprints to determine the specifications for the job. They often work in manufacturing, construction, and automotive industries. Welding is a physically demanding job that requires attention to detail and problem-solving skills. The demand for welders is expected to remain steady in the future as the need for infrastructure and manufacturing continues to grow. Work-life balance can vary depending on the industry and project deadlines.
Hard Skills
Welding techniques Blueprint reading Metal fabrication MIG welding TIG welding Arc welding Grinding and polishing
Soft Skills
Attention to detail Physical stamina Problem-solving skills Teamwork Time management
Relevant Educations
High school diploma or GED Welding certification Vocational or technical training in welding
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Standard Work Hours Flexibility