VR Career Simulation
In the Construction Welder simulation, explorers will will be able to try out the three main types of welding on an unfinished building:
Each type of welding has a different type of setup and the way that you weld is slightly different.
Welders operate welding equipment to weld ferrous and non-ferrous metals. This unit group also includes machine operators who operate previously set up production welding, brazing and soldering equipment. They are employed by companies that manufacture structural steel and platework, boilers, heavy machinery, aircraft and ships and other metal products, and by welding contractors and welding shops, or they may be self-employed.
This career is a great entry job that has room for growth. A very large and growing industry with 5,230 existing positions and 740 more job openings in the next three years. The average annual salary of this position is $61,900. Which is a great annual salary considering the education requirements are and high amount of positions in the province.
Welding, brazing and soldering machine operators
For more detailed information, please visit the official StatCan listing of this position.
7237 – Welders and related machine operators
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