Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Welding is a career that offers more choices of industries to work in and advancement opportunities than just about any other career choice. Welders are needed in almost every industry and those who want to advance their career have the ability to do so with additional schooling. Welding is one of the few career choices that are in high demand at all times. Since welders are needed in almost every industry, it gives them the flexibility to switch industries without changing careers.
 
Below are just a few examples of the fields in which Welders can find career opportunities:
 
Oil and gas field 
Power plants
Steel structure erection 
Steel constructions 
Industrial Shutdowns
Shipbuilding and Repair
Military Support
On-Board Ship Maintenance and Repair
Pipeline Installation
Motorsports
Underwater Welding
 
Pipe fitters also have the same job opportunities. The salary welders and pipe fitters depend on their skill. Skilled welders can earn a salary of 1200 dollars as basic and above.