Welding, Soldering, & Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, & Tenders
Also called: Fabricator, Mig Welder, Robot Operator, Spot Welder
In the Army: Aircraft Structural Repairer; Allied Trades Specialist
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Structural Repairer; Enlisted Aircrew/Aerial Observer/Gunner; Helicopter Airframe Mechanic, UH/AH-1; Helicopter Crew Chief, CH-53; Helicopter Mechanic, CH-53; Helicopter Power Plants Mechanic, T-58; Helicopter/Tiltrotor Dynamic Components Mechanic; Metal Worker; Tiltrotor Airframe Mechanic, MV-22; VH-60N Presidential Helicopter Crew Chief
In the Navy: Hull Maintenance Technician; Steelworker
- Inspect, measure, or test completed metal workpieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using measuring and testing devices.
- Read blueprints, work orders, or production schedules to determine product or job instructions or specifications.
- Assemble, align, and clamp workpieces into holding fixtures to bond, heat-treat, or solder fabricated metal components.
Math and Science
Engineering and Technology
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Electronic mail software
Word processing software