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Career and Education Opportunities for Welding Operators

In general, welding operators set up, operate, or tend welding, soldering, or brazing machines or robots that weld, braze, or heat treat metal products, components, or assemblies.

Select a state from the map below to find education opportunities to begin your Welding Operator career.


Highlighted states contain educational opportunities in Foundry and Metal Work

JOB DESCRIPTION: Welding Operator

Every day, welding operators are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to see details at a very fine level of focus. It is also important that they move quickly in order to hold onto or control objects and devices.