Based on 2,109 responses, the job of Welder has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.6 out of 5. On average, Welders are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Welder?
"What am I really worth."
Pros: I create unique metal work. Everything customizable and always changing.
Cons: I don't get paid what I should. The raise system is a bit flawed.
Practice all the time, and keep up on the knowledge of the new processes.
"I want to be oriented on the work flow of the shop."
Inorder for you to surevive the whole day of working always observed safety before starting your job, and ask your leadhand if something not clear on your understanding.
Pros: I like work with team and work maximum with time.
Cons: I don't like if I have team the one of them don't work discipline.
"That it is so intricate."
Everyday is a learning experience. ...
"My career path."
Know your career path and plan it in advance.
"Builds roller coasters."
Pros: I like the people in all the departments, we have company events every month to keep morale high and I enjoy the quality of work we do in the weld shop.
Cons: Low pay is the biggest con for me, everything else is excellent.