Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weld-able material by applying appropriate welding techniques. Interprets specifications, drawings, blueprints, shop job orders, process sheets and assigns work to qualified shop personnel. May train new shop personnel on machinery, tools and test equipment required for quality construction of products. Requires education equivalent to a formal Journeyman program, related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiar with a variety of the field`s concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Requires a High School diploma and 5-7 years