Welder, Cutter, Solderer, and Brazer Career
A career working as a welder, cutter, solderer or brazer involves using specialized equipment to cut and join metal. The vast majority of these jobs are in heavy industry and manufacturing, and welders and other similar workers are always in high demand in the oil, gas and energy industries.
Depending on the specific job, a welder, cutter, solderer and brazer may end up working outdoors in inclement weather. This is especially true of those who work in the energy industry, whereas those who work in manufacturing tend to be employed in a factory setting. Many roles may also require working at heights on scaffolding and heavy lifting is also often required. The majority of workers are full time and overtime is quite common across the industry.