Job Description

A Welder is responsible for assembling pieces of metal together or repairing damage in metal components using heavy machinery that emits high heat, melting the metal into shape. Their duties include reviewing blueprints, cutting metal into the appropriate shape and smoothing molten metal to remove creases. The following are duties and responsibilities of welder.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Reading and understanding blueprints prior to starting a project

• Sourcing the materials to be used in the project

• Measuring and cutting materials to specifications

• Welding materials using the correct materials to join the metals together

• Checking finished work to make sure that it falls within the tolerances marked on the blueprints