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51-4122.00 - Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

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Tend auxiliary equipment used in welding processes.

51-4121.00 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
  • Weld components in flat, vertical, or overhead positions.
  • Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, such as shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Weld separately or in combination, using aluminum, stainless steel, cast iron, and other alloys.
  • Select and install torches, torch tips, filler rods, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or types and thicknesses of metals.
  • Ignite torches or start power supplies and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals being welded, completing electrical circuits.
  • Guide and direct flames or electrodes on or across workpieces to straighten, bend, melt, or build up metal.
49-9044.00 Millwrights   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Assemble machines, and bolt, weld, rivet, or otherwise fasten them to foundation or other structures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Weld, repair, and fabricate equipment or machinery.
51-2041.00 Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
  • Position, align, fit, and weld parts to form complete units or subunits, following blueprints and layout specifications, and using jigs, welding torches, and hand tools.
  • Tack-weld fitted parts together.
49-9063.00 Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
  • Solder or weld frames of mallet instruments and metal drum parts.
49-9062.00 Medical Equipment Repairers
  • Repair shop equipment, metal furniture, or hospital equipment, including welding broken parts or replacing missing parts, or bring item into local shop for major repairs.

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