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Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters

Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.

Salary Breakdown

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters

Average

$42,330

ANNUAL

$20.35

HOURLY

Entry Level

$31,720

ANNUAL

$15.25

HOURLY

Mid Level

$40,675

ANNUAL

$19.56

HOURLY

Expert Level

$49,630

ANNUAL

$23.86

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters

24

Current Available Jobs

4,880

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters


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Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

KNOWLEDGE

Design

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Operation and Control

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Active Listening

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Visualization

ABILITY

Control Precision


Job Opportunities

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters

  • Fabricator
    BlueMedia    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 10 hours    

    bluemedia, Inc. is the premier décor, fabrication and technology execution company for venues and experiential activations. We are a team of creatives and rule breakers. Welders and engineers. Project managers, carpenters and list-checkers. And it is out of passion to work alongside the world’s top designers, architects and brands to bring their visions to life from concept to perfect execution.

    NOW HIRING:

    + Fabricator

    A Fabricator will be responsible for the following activities:

    + Analyze work orders and blueprints

    + Determine specs such as: material/type/sequence for jobs

    + Assemble/build jobs using fabrication skills, i.e., welding, cutting, grinding, assembling

    + Framing large signs

    + Reviewing technical drawings

    + Technical experience using a band saw, chop saw, mechanical brake and shear

    + Experience with aluminum/steel/other metals

    + Maintain a consistent and timely workflow on all projects assigned to you, a positive approach to team projects and goals, a great attitude that promotes a great work environment for all

    + Maintain extensive knowledge of all bluemedia products and services

    + Maintain solid client and company records

    + Occasional client interaction

    Requirements

    + 5+ years of experience as a fabricator

    + Diverse background in MIG and TIG welding

    + Diverse background in the entire sign manufacturing process

    + Ability to read and understand engineering documentation

    + Ability to lift and carry objects up to 75 pounds

    + Ability to frequently sit, stand, climb ladders, work from high places

    + Knowledge of the sign industry a plus

    + Education from a technical school is preferred

    bluemedia offers competitive pay and full benefits packages, including 401k. Paid holidays and vacation time are included. Salary is competitive and based on experience!

    Check us out on LinkedIn, YouTube (bluemedia480) and www.bluemedia.com .

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    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Senior Fabricator / Journeyman Level
    BlueMedia    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 10 hours    

    COMPANY BACKGROUND

    bluemedia, Inc. is the leading provider of experiential marketing support in the areas of large format print, projection mapping, environmental graphics, complex custom fabrication and related installations. Typical customers include the NFL, Arizona Coyotes, Arizona State University and many of the largest agencies and brands in the world. Our superior execution of critical events such as the Super Bowl, college bowl games, PGA tournaments, and Comic-con activations has resulted in a reputation unparalleled in the industry. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, positive operating environment that builds and installs multiple products in a wide variety of locations.

    NOW HIRING

    + Senior Fabricator / Journeyman Level

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    + Analyze, interpret, and execute highly detailed assemblies according to work orders, schematics, build drawings, section views, bill of materials, and or specification drawings

    + Candidates must have the ability to specify fabrication best practices including but not limited to, material selection, hardware callouts, manufacturing sequences, material take offs / cut lists and installation approach

    + Perform a multitude of manufacturing functions at a journeyman level such as MIG welding (aluminum & mild steel) TIG welding (aluminum, mild steel, stainless steel), torch cutting, sawing, punching, sandblasting, sanding, low voltage wiring, shearing, breaking / forming, plasma cutting, grinding, drilling, taping, fitting, bump forming, slip rolling, roll forming, riveting, gluing, and epoxying.

    + Framing large signs

    + Reviewing technical drawings.

    + Technical experience using a bandsaw, chop saw, mechanical brake and shear

    + Work with aluminum, steel and other materials

    + Maintain a consistent and timely workflow on all projects assigned to you with a positive approach to team projects and goals, and a great attitude that promotes a great work environment for all

    + Maintain extensive knowledge of all bluemedia products and services

    + Maintain solid client and company records

    + Occasional client interaction

    REQUIREMENTS

    + 5+ years of experience as a fabricator

    + Diverse background in MIG and TIG welding

    + Diverse background and knowledge in the sign industry and the entire manufacturing process

    + Ability to read and understand engineering documentation

    + Ability to lift and carry objects up to 75 pounds

    + Ability to frequently sit, stand, climb ladders, work from high places

    + Education from a technical school is preferred.

    + Knowledge of the sign

    + Candidates must complete a practical fit and weld test upon interview

    WHAT WE OFFER A comprehensive salary and benefit package including health, dental, vision and a 401k Plan.

    Check us out on LinkedIn, YouTube (bluemedia480) and www.bluemedia.com .

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    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sr. Fabrication Project Manager
    BlueMedia    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted about 10 hours    

    Company Background:

    bluemedia is the premier décor, fabrication and technology execution company for venues and experiential activations. Typical customers include agencies, architects, and brands such as the NFL, Dogtopia, and Verizon, sport franchises such as the Arizona Coyotes and Kansas City Royals, and events such as Industry Trade shows, Concerts, and college bowl games. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, positive operating environment that practices continuous improvement as an integral aspect of its culture.

    Position Overview:

    The position of Sr. Fabrication Project Manager requires an individual who thrives on variety and interfacing with high profile clients to demonstrate their ability to achieve excellent results. The position requires the individual to be self-managed in time, reliability, and dependability.

    The Sr. Fabrication Project Manager reports directly to the Director of Project Management. The prerequisites for this position include clear and effective internal and external communication, organization, elevated attention to detail, strategic planning, timeline development and management, leadership, pragmatism, and positivity. The Fabrication Project Manager will work directly with the Solutions Group, Sales, Design, Décor, Fabrication, Installation and Logistics departments. Once a project is contracted, the Fabrication Project Manager will take ownership and see the project to completion working with subject matter experts in all departments to deliver flawless execution of contracted deliverables.

    This position will own and manage projects containing décor and fabrication components. An understanding of décor substrates, install processes, estimating and manufacturing is required.

    Duties/Responsibilities:

    + Direct client communication leading weekly status meetings and daily interactions via phone, email, and video conferencing.

    + Work with sales, graphic designers, mechanical designers, and production to deliver completed projects on a timely basis.

    + Review project solutions considering client requirements and site surveys to accurately determine requirements for manufacturing and installation. Leads project once contracted.

    + Produces and manages project workback schedules and timelines for all phases of manufacturing, delivery, and installation of projects.

    + Manage vendors, partners, and onsite subcontractors.

    + Provide manager weekly reports on status of projects.

    + Work closely with various departments on a collaborative basis to deliver projects with excellent quality on a timely basis.

    + Travel may be required to perform the tasks of Sr. Project Management including but not limited to site surveys, installation/dismantle oversight, and client walkthroughs.

    Required Skills/Abilities:

    + Ability to learn and master the bluemedia project workflow, décor/fabrication production processes and internal expectations.

    + Ability to think through issues and present solutions to problems both internally and externally.

    + Thrives under pressure and enjoys tackling challenges.

    + Ability to interface with clients through all communication mediums and in person. Builds rapport with clients and partners effortlessly.

    + Candidate must possess excellent verbal, written and illustrative communication skills.

    + Ability to own and manage projects from start to finish.

    + Ability to multi-task and work in fast paced environment.

    + Demonstrated strong attention to detail & high-quality standards client requirements and the related costs.

    + Ability to manage budgets ranging from $5K - $2.5M+.

    + Ability to understand and interpret Architectural/Schematic/Engineering Drawings, interpret section views based on project scope and message schedule to ensure project viability.

    + Strong communication ability and projection of a positive attitude.

    + Must be flexible and willing to work the demands of the department which may be subject to evenings, weekends and holidays.

    Education and Experience:

    + Bachelor’s Degree, a plus.

    + Proven and verifiable experience in leading construction and/or custom fabrication projects. Including but not limited to industry best practices and or typical manufacturing or construction methods.

    + Experience working directly in decor project management and/or agency experience on experiential marketing projects.

    + Experience in décor + fabrication production and management.

    + Experienced to give advice on best practices for fabrication projects regarding materials and fabrication approach.

    + Experienced in researching & sourcing qualified sub-contractors appropriate to client contracted scope. Including but not limited to managing first article / pre-production samples, production timelines, shop visits, final installation oversight, and close out documentation.

    + Experience leading client calls and overarching client facing responsibilities with multiple stakeholders.

    + Experience with Corebridge, Smartsheets, CSI/ERP, a plus.

    + Proficient in Excel and other MS programs.

    Physical Requirements:

    + Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

    + Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

    + Does require interfacing within sales, manufacturing and operations areas.

    + May require travel.

    What we Offer: A comprehensive salary and benefits package including health, dental, vision and a 401K Plan.

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    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Structural Welder 2nd Shift
    Aerotek    PEORIA, AZ 85381
     Posted 2 days    

    **Description:**

    Will be fabricating structural steel, which is heavy grade steel. Will be doing flux core dual shield welding and welding with thick 332 wire. Must be able to read a tape measure to 1/16" of an inch, able to read shop drawings and weld symbols along with having a strong knowledge of common welding shop tools. Fitters will be reading the blueprints all the welders have to do is read the weld symbols.

    **Skills:**

    flux core, welding, industrial welding, fabrication

    **Additional Skills & Qualifications:**

    3 years of structural welding experience is preferred but not required

    1 year of Flux core experience is preferred

    **About Aerotek:**

    We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Frame Welder
    Aerotek    Chandler, AZ 85286
     Posted 2 days    

    **Description:**

    - Joins, fabricates, and repairs metals and other weldable materials by applying appropriate welding techniques. (3/4" - 1/4" tube and u pto 1" plates)

    - Responsible for performing Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG) on a diversified line of products which include close tolerance, large and small weldments in accordance with the appropriate (AWS) welding codes and symbols.

    - fit up of the parts

    **Skills:**

    Mig welder, Tig, Mig, Fabrication, Weld, Blueprint, Welding, Stainless steel, Tig welding, Fcaw, Mig welding, Wire feed, Carbon steel, Plasma cutting

    **Top Skills Details:**

    Mig welder,Tig, Mig, Fabrication, Weld, Blueprint, Welding, Stainless steel, Tig welding, Fcaw, Mig welding, Wire feed, Carbon steel, Plasma cutting

    **Additional Skills & Qualifications:**

    • 2+ years of experience in welding • High School diploma or equivalent experience. • Strong understanding of TIG / MIG welding procedures & processes. • Must have experience working with carbon steel, aluminum, and stainless steel. •

    **About Aerotek:**

    We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Welder & Fabricator
    Aerotek    Mesa, AZ 85213
     Posted 2 days    

    **Description:**

    Structural welder working on large mining machines. Welders will be working inside of a large bay (swamp cooled) repairing huge mining excavators. Welders will be repairing structural flaws in equipment that happen through normal wear and tear of equipment use. Will be welding AR400 and AR500 steel one day and softer steel the next day. Could spend time gouging out welds. Will be using fabricating skills on a daily basis, reading prints and shop drawings and expected to communicate well with peers and supervisors.

    **Skills:**

    Mig welder, Mig, Blueprint, Fabrication, Welding, Weld, Tig, Fitting, Flux core, structural welding, mining equipment

    **Additional Skills & Qualifications:**

    Welding on mining equipment previously.

    3-5 years in structural welding

    **About Aerotek:**

    We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Ironworker
    Sundt Construction, Inc.    Green Valley, AZ 85614
     Posted 5 days    

    Job Summary
    Plan, lay-out and perform all types of structural steel erection and fabrication work in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes, and industry standards. Work in other crafts at levels appropriate to training and skills as requested by project supervision. Must have the ability to take direction from a higher skilled worker or foreman.
    Key Responsibilities
    * Provide feedback to ensure all materials, tools, equipment and information is available for the work.
    * Look for opportunities for improvement in all tasks, means and methods regarding the work and be willing to learn from others.
    * Maintain positive working relationships with all members of the crew.
    * Produce high quality work, safely and productively at all times.
    * Eliminate WASTE such as waiting, rework, transporting, material storage and time.
    * Continually seek opportunities to share knowledge and teach others.
    * Inspect subordinates work, ensure accuracy and compliance with plans and specifications, explain deficiencies and take any necessary corrective action.
    * High proficiency in all related trade mathematics.
    * Lift and carry heavy items up to 50 pounds.

    Minimum Job Requirements
    * Must be able to read and understand drawings, specifications, safety and quality standards and effectively utilize all trade tools and equipment relevant to the work.
    * Possess effective verbal and written communication skills.
    * Must have a minimum of three years (level I), four years (level II), five years (level III) and six plus years (level Sr.) experience in the industrial/commercial construction industry and have an in-depth understanding of the ironworker trade.

    Note: Job Description is subject to change at any time and may include other duties as assigned.
    Physical Requirements
    * Will lift, push or pull objects up to 50lbs. on an occasional basis
    * Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical work in varying temperatures and outside conditions.
    * Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures
    * May stoop, kneel, or bend, on an occasional basis
    * Will climb and maintain balance on steel/wood framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
    * Move in and around confined, cluttered and uneven areas.
    * Ability to wear personal protective equipment is required (including but not limited to; steel toed shoes, gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection, hardhat, vest, etc.)
    * May use telephone, computer system, email, or other electronic devices on a limited basis to communicate with internal and external customers or vendors
    * Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis
    * May reach above shoulder heights and below the waist on a frequent basis

    Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:
    It is the policy of this Company to assure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age or disability. Such action shall include: employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and/or on-the-job training. User Supplied Image


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Welder/Fabricator (Experienced)
    Southwest Rock Products    San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
     Posted 5 days    

    Aggregate Mining Company that is locally owned and in business for over 20 years is seeking applicants for the position for an experienced Welder Fabricator. We are growing and expanding our staff and looking for individuals to join our team who is looking for long term employment.

    Job duties include but are not limited to the following:

    + Perform equipment repair using a wide variety of hand and power tools.

    + Perform repairs using a cutting torch and welding equipment.

    + Inspects and reports condition of machinery for items needing repair or service.

    + Rebuilds or fabricates parts as needed

    + Perform proper workplace examinations to minimize safety hazards and identify mechanical issues.

    + General cleanliness of assigned equipment, such as welder and work truck.

    + Must be qualified to work in a safety sensitive environment.

    + Perform other related duties as required.

    + Long hours and weekends may be required.

    Knowledge, Skills & Requirements:

    + Valid AZ Driver’s License and Clean MVR

    + Ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing.

    + Meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.

    + Pass Pre-Employment Drug test and physical

    + Pass random, on the spot drug tests throughout the year.

    Work Environment/Physical Demands:

    + Must be able to meet all MSHA safety requirements and adhere to company safety policies.

    + Must be able to stand, walk, or sit for extended periods of time; grip, climb, reach, shovel, squat, crawl, or pull, push, as well as, bend and lift-up to 80 pounds.

    Available after 90 Days of employment:

    + Health Insurance

    + Dental & Vision Insurance

    + Paid Holidays

    + 401k Program

    + PTO available after 90 days

    MSHA training provided

    All applicants must be able to successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and physical and be able to pass a random drug testing on site throughout the year.

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    Full Time

  • Welder & Fabricator
    Aerotek    Mesa, AZ 85213
     Posted 6 days    

    **Description:**

    Structural welder working on large mining machines. Welders will be working inside of a large bay (swamp cooled) repairing huge mining excavators. Welders will be repairing structural flaws in equipment that happen through normal wear and tear of equipment use. Will be welding AR400 and AR500 steel one day and softer steel the next day. Could spend time gouging out welds. Will be using fabricating skills on a daily basis, reading prints and shop drawings and expected to communicate well with peers and supervisors.

    **Skills:**

    Mig welder, Mig, Blueprint, Fabrication, Welding, Weld, Tig, Fitting, Flux core, structural welding, mining equipment

    **Additional Skills & Qualifications:**

    Welding on mining equipment previously.

    3-5 years in structural welding

    **About Aerotek:**

    We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Welder
    Aerotek    PHOENIX, AZ 85067
     Posted 6 days    

    **Description:**

    Repairing all mining equipment.

    MIG/Stick welding with .035 and .045 wire with dual shield flux core.

    Mechanic work on conveyors, dozers, crushers, and all other large mining equipment.

    **Skills:**

    Mig welder, Fabrication, Blueprint, Welding, Mig, flux core

    **Additional Skills & Qualifications:**

    Journeyman level welders and 3-5 years of experience welding and repairing large mining equipment.

    **About Aerotek:**

    We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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