Construction Welder Resume Samples

Construction Welders use specialized welding techniques to join and assemble metal components used in the construction of buildings, bridges, and other structures. The basic job purpose includes reading and interpreting blueprints, preparing and positioning components for welding, operating welding equipment and making necessary adjustments, removing weld defects, and performing post-welding tests. Other related job duties are listed on the Construction Welder Resume as – selecting and mixing materials, preparing surfaces for welding, and inspecting welded joints for conformity.

Construction Welders must possess a high level of technical expertise as well as manual dexterity. They should have excellent problem-solving and communication skills and be able to work independently and as part of a team. Education requirements typically include a high school diploma or equivalent, and completion of a welding program at a vocational school or apprenticeship. Certification from the American Welding Society (AWS) may be required by some employers.

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Senior Construction Welder Resume

Summary : Over 4+ years of experience with GMAW, FCAW, and SMAW both in the field as an Ironworker and in the shop as a Fabricator. Experienced as a Carpenter and as a Welder and Ironworker have given me the capabilities to prove myself as an employee worth hiring. Conducted estimates to determine the amount and cost of materials required for construction. Mixed and applied protective or decorative coat on finished products.

Skills : Welding techniques, MIG.

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Description :

  1. Interpreted verbal and written instructions from supervisors and welding blueprints.
  2. Guided crane operators by signaling them with proper hand signals while carrying an extensive amount of weight in the material.
  3. Calculated distances and angles of structures for accurate placing of materials.
  4. Operated boom truck and scissor lift daily and used a torch to hot bend materials.
  5. Welded metal parts with arc welding equipment as specified by layout, welding diagram, or work order.
  6. Correctly and safely used a variety of hand tools, saws, and cut equipment to carry out job duties.
  7. Planned and coordinated tasks and determined the correct amount of material required to complete assignments.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma


            Junior Construction Welder Resume

            Objective : As a Junior Construction Welder, utilized plasma, gas, or electric arc in welding metallic and composite materials together. Heat and dissolved metal parts to obtain molten substance used in welding or extrusion. Oversaw the installation of tank linings, valves, lead pipes, and floor.

            Skills : Overhead Crane Operation, Knowledge Of Metallurgy.

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            Description :

            1. Set up the components for the welding process as per specifications.
            2. Determined the correct equipment to use and method based on the requirements.
            3. Read drawings and blueprints and taking detailed measurements to plan the project layout.
            4. Cut and joined material.
            5. Performed hand welding on occasion.
            6. Specialized in specific areas of welding.
            7. Used mechanised systems and techniques such as metal inert gas welding.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                0-2 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma


                                Assistant Construction Welder Resume

                                Objective : As an Assistant Construction Welder, Conducted x-ray, hydrostatic, and tolerance tests on welded parts to verify weld quality and conformance to specification. Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment in vertical, horizontal, or overhead positions. Used power saws, chipping knives, and hand shears in cutting, beveling, and contouring metal workpieces.

                                Skills : TIG, Stick welding.

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                                Description :

                                1. Ensured work is done safely and met quality standards. Followed, created, and helped maintain Welding Procedure Specifications.
                                2. Operated machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators. Assembled items as instructed by the floor supervisor.
                                3. Worked areas clean and organized and take proper care of all equipment and facilities. Followed all company rules and policies.
                                4. Provided a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task. Followed all safety rules and quality standards.
                                5. Worked with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency. Prepared product for shipment.
                                6. Lifted raw materials, final products, and items packed for shipment, manually (up to 60 pounds), using a hoist.
                                7. Upheld all ISO and OSHA standards applicably. Read and interpreted blueprints and/or drawings to determine the specific welding requirements.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                0-2 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Entry Level
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Associate Construction Welder Resume

                                Objective : As an Associate Construction Welder, performed all position welding welds in flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions; reviewed layout, blueprints, diagrams, or work orders in preparation for welding or cutting metal components. Worked with minimal supervision after instruction has been given.

                                Skills : Welding equipment and tools, Knowledge of welding safety procedures.

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                                Description :

                                1. Used various measuring, locating, and testing tools and equipment. Worked and communicate effectively individually as well as in a team environment.
                                2. Clamped, held, tacked-weld, manipulated, grind, and/or bolted component parts to obtain required configurations and positions for welding.
                                3. Detected faulty operation of equipment and/or defective materials and notify supervisors.
                                4. Monitored the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking distortion, or expansion of the material.
                                5. Examined work pieces for defects and measured with straightedges or templates to ensure conformance and specifications.
                                6. Recognized, set up, and operated hand and power tools common to the welding trade including; TIG and gas metal arc welding equipment.
                                7. Produced consistent, quality welds required, certification preferred.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                0-2 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Entry Level
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Headline : As a Construction Welder, assembled pieces of metal or repaired damage in components using heavy machinery that emits high heat, melting the metals into shape. Repaired structures by dismantling, reshaping, and reassembling metal components using cutting torches and hand tools.

                                Skills : Physical strength and stamina; Communication, Interpersonal.

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                                Description :

                                1. Read blueprints and drawings and take measurements to plan layout and procedures.
                                2. Determined the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements.
                                3. Set up components for welding according to specifications or method based on requirements.
                                4. Operated angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded. Aligned components using calipers, rulers, etc., and clamp pieces.
                                5. Repaired machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps. Tested and inspected welded surfaces and structures to discover flaws.
                                6. Maintained equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety.
                                7. Experienced using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA, etc.). Experienced in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers, etc.).
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Summary : As a Construction Welder, joined together pieces of metal to form structures or other objects. Worked on large projects such as bridges, buildings, and ships. Directed electrodes on or across metal workpieces to melt, bend or straighten them. Mounted and secured workpieces on production equipment using cranes, hoists, or banding machines.

                                Skills : Certified Welder certification, Planning.

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                                Description :

                                1. Constructed, installed, maintained, upgraded, and removed outdoor advertising structures under the direction of the crew chief.
                                2. Operated trucks, welding, and burning equipment, and other equipment, valid CDL license required.
                                3. Responsible for their portion of required paperwork related to the implementation and completion of a job. Including but not limited to: time cards, work orders, safety compliance, and vehicle and equipment inspections.
                                4. Responsible for assisting the crew chief to address all issues that arise on site. Worked alone or in a crew with minimal supervision.
                                5. Read loaded charts and blueprints, and have essential math skills. Maintained an inventory of welding materials, tools, and supplies necessary to complete welding and burning tasks related to each job.
                                6. Primed and painted all welded material. Installed, removed, and rotated outdoor advertising displays and extensions consisting of vinyl, wood, or other material.
                                7. Loaded and unloaded trucks. Helped set up ladders and safety equipment to build or climb up signs.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Consultant
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Summary : As a Construction Welder, read and interpreted blueprints and drawings, and performing quality assurance checks on completed welds. Maintained a safe and clean work environment. Worked independently with minimal supervision and will be able to work effectively as part of a team.

                                Skills : Team Work, Planning.

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                                Description :

                                1. Read and interpreted welding blueprints, drawings, and specifications. Selected and set up the required equipment, tools, and materials for each welding job.
                                2. Operated manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments, using processes such as MIG, TIG, and arc welding.
                                3. Inspected completed welds to determine their strength and accuracy, and whether any defects or imperfections are present.
                                4. Repaired damaged metalwork, using welding techniques. Filled holes, indentations, or seams of metalwork, using a welder.
                                5. Smoothed out rough spots on workpieces, using power grinders, hand files, or chisels.
                                6. Positioned and clamped workpieces together or assembled them in jigs, holding fixtures, or robotic arms. 
                                7. Ignited torches or start power supplies, and strike arcs by touching electrodes to metals to heat workpieces, melting them at the joint.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Consultant
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Summary : As a Construction Welder, worked outdoors, often in inclement weather conditions. Worked in high places and in confined spaces. Worked a forty-hour week, but they may work longer hours to meet deadlines.

                                Skills : Construction, Welding.

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                                Description :

                                1. Prepared materials for welding by cutting them with a torch or plasma cutter. Operated a torch to melt materials together.
                                2. Used hand tools such as grinders and drills to prepare surfaces for welding. Inspected equipment to ensure it is properly functioning and performed regular maintenance as needed.
                                3. Positioned materials to be welded according to specifications using tools such as jigs, clamps, and templates.
                                4. Applied filler metals to joints, using wands, wire feeders, or automatic guns. Monitored the welding process constantly to avoid overheating the metal or causing distortion through excessive heat input.
                                5. Cleaned work area, tools, and equipment. Performed other duties pertaining to the completion of the job at the direction of a journeyman, crew chief, or supervisor.
                                6. Worked effectively in a team environment. Gave and understood hand crane signals.
                                7. Ensured the job is complete, and the jobsite is clean and organized. Maintained assigned vehicles including repair, maintenance, cleaning, organizing, and stocking for each job.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Consultant
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Summary : As a Construction Welder, prepared metal surfaces by cleaning them with chemical solutions and wire brushes to remove impurities such as scale, rust, grease, and moisture. Designed patterns and models for a welding project using specifications contained in a blueprint.

                                Skills : Planning, Cleaning.

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                                Description :

                                1. Laid out and installed piping, equipment, and other mechanical systems in compliance with construction drawings and specifications.
                                2. Marked up construction drawings and specifications with as-built status. Worked with Thermal Systems Engineers and Site Construction Manager to order tools, equipment, supplies, and materials necessary for the group's job requirements following company policy and process.
                                3. Worked in conjunction with other crews and lead persons. Maintained responsibility for all tools and equipment assigned to the group.
                                4. Read labels, safety warnings, and guidelines. Learned basic computer skills to communicate via email, document daily work and progress, and track procurements and status.
                                5. Followed safety protocols at all times during work activities and ensured that all team members are following them as well. 
                                6. Inspected welds for defects and made repairs when necessary. 
                                7. Operated machines used in welding to join metals together such as arc welders, induction welders, or electron beam welders.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Consultant
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Construction Welder Resume

                                Summary : As a Construction Welder, performed all related tasks cutting, fit-up, welding, grinding and painting in the process of producing welded pipe and various structural steel assemblies per drawings and specifications. Maintained an up-to-date knowledge of local and international building codes/legal requirements. Monitored work equipment to ensure usage is within optimum temperature to avoid overheating or expansion.

                                Skills : Planning, Installation Skills.

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                                Description :

                                1. Controlled traffic passing near, in, or around work zones (roadway flagging). Drilled and set of piles with the use of caisson or other type drill rig.
                                2. Loaded, unloaded, or identified building materials, machinery, or tools, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications (rigging).
                                3. Lubricated, cleaned, or repaired machinery, equipment, or tools (maintenance).
                                4. Weld of Connections (safety railing, tiebacks, internal bracing, etc.). Shooted Grades and/or layout of work.
                                5. Performed on-site Metal Fabrication and structure Penetration welding according to shop drawings.
                                6. Expertly welded small, medium, and large bore pipes of various metals and alloys.
                                7. Performed complex mechanical installations per engineering direction. Read and comprehend construction drawings and specifications.

                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Consultant
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma