Career questions tagged welding-industry
Can I get any tips about welding and how to become one?
I am a middle schooler and wanting to get into welding but I don’t know where to do to learn about welding. And can I get some tips about welding I would like to learn about techniques and what equipment I would need.
What certifications are required for welding ?
I'm taking classes in welding, which has really sparked an interest in the welding career. I was wondering if there are any type of certifications you need to go into the welding industry and if so how would I acquire said certifications?
What is the best field to work in when trying to become a welder?
My name is Keaton I'm from Rock Hill, and I'm hoping to become a welder when I get out of school but I'm wondering which field of work is the most enjoyable, and the most rewarding when becoming a welder.
Why should I join the welding industry?
Why should I choose the welding industry as a career? How many hours a day on average are the shifts? I am 16 years old and am interested in the welding industry; What is a good age to join the welding industry?
I have some questions regarding welding and was hoping to get some help with them.
1. How great of a learning curve does welding have, does it get more difficult with time or easier? 2. What will be the most likely experience I'll have when I first start out welding in the workforce, will I be given a lot of opportunities to prove my worth or will it end up being a lot of grunt work? 3. What is the best advice you could give me in terms of getting better at welding aside from practice, are there any tips or tricks you could tell me? 4. What is the likelihood of being able to get into the entertainment industry or be a commercial diver as a welder?
What is the life of a Welder like?
Hello! Currently, I'm a college freshman. I'm already have a major/program of study. However, I'm exploring other careers and I saw someone suggested Welder. Being completely unfamiliar with this field: - What is it like to work as a Welder? - What skills does someone learn starting off new and overtime? - Do wielders have a flexible schedule or is it set? - How much risk is it for physical injury? - What is the most satisfying aspect of welding?
What are work schedules like for welders? What kind of benefits are offered? How long have you worked in the industry, and have you enjoyed it?
I've been curious about welding due to friends and family, and are trying to see if its a vocation I'd like to train and adopt as a potential career.