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Construction Welder

What does a construction welder do?

Welders fabricate and assemble metal structures and equipment through the use of welders, cutters, shapers and measuring tools, and produce metal products according to customer or employer specifications.

What do I need to get a construction welder job?

Cecil College’s welding certification program covers four separate modules totaling 256 hours of training. At the completion of all four classes, students will be eligible to take the certification exam.

Students that successfully complete the HCC course should be able to obtain entry-level employment in the construction/ metal building/fabrication trades. Total training time is 30 hrs..

What is the median salary for a construction welder?

  • $45,880

Where can I go from here?

Construction Careers
1. Construction Laborer
2. Security Guard
3. Basic Trades
4. Construction Welder
5. Freight, Stock, and Materials Mover (Forklift Operator)
6. Solar Photovoltaic Installer
7. Paving/Surfacing Equipment Operator
8. Excavation/Loading Equipment Operator
9. HVACR Technician
10. Electrician (Apprentice)
11. First-Line Supervisor
12. Building Maintenance
13. HVACR Technician (Apprentice)
14. Industrial Machinery Mechanic
15. Cost Estimator
16. Construction Inspector
17. Building Controls Installer
18. Architectural Design Technologist
19. Engineering Technician
20. Construction Supervisor
21. Project Manager
22. Surveyor
23. CADD Designer
24. Civil CADD Designer
25. Civil Design Technician
26. Control Systems Service Technician
27. Facility Management Technician
28. Engineer
29. Civil Engineer
30. Architect
31. Construction Manager
32. Maintenance Manager
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