Welder

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Use welding, soldering, brazing or cutting equipment to join, mould, shape or cut metal parts.

Outlook

Fair

Wage

Low: $15.50
Median: $20.00
High: $28.15

Training

  • Apprenticeship: Combination of in-school and on the job training. 
  • Apprenticeship training and Certification in the trade is voluntary.
  • Interprovincial/Red Seal endorsed Certificate of Qualification issued.
  • Red Seal Trade.

Places of Employment

Boiler and heavy machinery manufacturers, metal fabrication shops, aerospace industry, transportation companies, welding shops.

Regulated

Yes

Regulated Occupation Name

Pressure Welder

Hours

Shift work