How do they match: Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

  • Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

  • Weld Operator
  • Weld Technician
  • Welder
  • Welding Machine Operator
  • Welding Machine Setter
  • Welding Machine Tender
  • Welding Operator
  • Welding Pantograph Machine Operator
  • Welding Pantograph Operator
  • Arc Welding Machine Operator
  • Arc and Gas Welder
  • Certified Welder
  • Electron Beam Welder Setter
  • Electron Beam Welding Machine Operator
  • Electron Beam Machine Welder Setter
  • Electroslag Welding Machine Operator
  • Explosion Welder
  • Friction Welding Machine Operator
  • Gas Welding Machine Operator
  • Industrial Welder
  • Machine Welder
  • Mig Welder
  • Reserve Tube Welder
  • Resistance Welding Machine Operator
  • Resistance Machine Welder Setter
  • Robotic Weld Operator
  • Robotic Weld Technician
  • Robotic Welding Operator
  • Rod Welder
  • Spot Welder
  • Thermit Welding Machine Operator
  • Ultrasonic Welding Machine Operator

  • Set up, operate, or tend welding, soldering, or brazing machines or robots that weld, braze, solder, or heat treat metal products, components, or assemblies. Includes workers who operate laser cutters or laser-beam machines.

  • Compute and record settings for new work, applying knowledge of metal properties, principles of welding, and shop mathematics.
  • Conduct trial runs before welding, soldering, or brazing, and make necessary adjustments to equipment.
  • Devise or build fixtures or jigs used to hold parts in place during welding, brazing, or soldering.
  • Load or feed workpieces into welding machines to join or bond components.
  • Mark weld points and positions of components on workpieces, using rules, squares, templates, or scribes.
  • Set up, operate, or tend welding machines that join or bond components to fabricate metal products or assemblies.
  • Start, monitor, and adjust robotic welding production lines.
  • Tend auxiliary equipment used in welding processes.
  • Turn and press knobs and buttons or enter operating instructions into computers to adjust and start welding machines.

  • Operate welding equipment.