2006-2008 | Ironworker/welder
Ironworker. Mainly structural. Lots of stick welding, bending rebar, fitting.
2009-2010 | welder
Welding & fabrication, operator on bridge crane.
2012-2012 | Welder, operator
Cleaned parts, assisted with cnc plasma cutter operations. Mainly ran a 5 ton bridge crane picking & moving loads, unloaded trucks delivering stock. Loaded & unloaded plasma table. Welded a variety of things. Tables, boom truck frames. Helped assemble boom trucks.
2013-2013 | Welder
We do mainly ornamental stuff here, hand rails, brackets, truck ramps. I do everything from start to finish on any given contract. Welding, fitting, cutting, grinding, drilling. We use mig & tig mainly, but sometimes work with stick as well.
We learned basic welding with stick & mig. We also learned about blueprints. And we certified at the end of the course.
We learned the basics of pulse welding, and were instructed in different techniques & methods. We were also taught about the technical aspect if pulse.