48 Welding Slang Phrases to Talk Like a Metal Junkie Expert

Welding Jargon

In the construction world newbies often find themselves lost in common phrases and welding slang thrown around by fellow workers. Here’s the ultimate guide on welding slang and fabrication slang in the workforce. You’ll find categories in the following subjects: People & Characteristics Equipment &¬†Techniques Workshop Issues & Welding Situations Common Work Commands Your Blueprint … Read more

Underwater Welding Jobs: Creating your Cover Letter

Underwater Welder Cover Letter_Feature

Underwater welders¬†have a hard time with cover letters. Though cover letters serve a great purpose, few take the time to create¬†substance. Most letters reek of construction clich√©s, maritime aspirations and stale diving descriptions. Consider: Your cover letter can breathe life or choke¬†your entire application. [adrotate group=”3″] It allows you greater¬†freedom with words, and it gives … Read more

Underwater Welders: Top 5 Resume Mistakes

Jobs. Most divers are quite pessimistic when it comes to employment. “It’s too tough out there.” “Good luck industry is dead mate but don’t let that dishearten you.” “Don’t even bother going to dive school.” Facing Employment Challenge Head on I’ve heard it all before. And it’s true: Finding steady employment in the maritime industry … Read more

Money doesn’t Grow on Trees, but Welding Careers do

Welding Careers Feature

In my recent interaction with¬†Weld-Ed, I came across an interesting resource: A graphic representation of¬†potential future professions for prospective welders. To represent these professions, they created a tree whose branches extend high into the sky. As you can see, there are six primary branches from which every other career stems: Welding Management Education Sales Inspection … Read more