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Welders specialize in joining metal materials such as steel and aluminum using high heat. Welders are present on industrial and commercial projects from skyscrapers to submarines. Depending on the project, they may create and help erect frames for large steel frame buildings and bridges, or specialize in joining pieces of metal pipe together.
What to expect
Are you skilled with your hands and calm under pressure? Interested in making things for a living? It will require a steady hand, and an eye for quality and detail.
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Associates Degree or Technical Certificate
Thru 2024. TX workforce commission
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