Welder Journeyman

The Journeyman Welder interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate welding process. Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques. Being a Journeyman Welder is familiar with and complies with all safety requirements and protocols for working in a hazardous environment. Inspects completed welds to determine structural soundness. In addition, Journeyman Welder may prepare the materials and set up for a welding device or robot. May be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being a Journeyman Welder has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Working as a Journeyman Welder typically requires 3-5 years of related experience.

Welder Journeyman Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Welder Journeyman to join our team.


  • Lifting, moving, and holding or clamping work pieces to table, into jigs, or into position as directed manually or by using pry bar;
  • Moving work pieces, tools, and supplies, manually or by hand truck;
  • Performing any combination of duties to assist workers in welding, brazing, and thermal and arc cutting activities;
  • Thick to thin aluminum;
  • Osha 10 preferred but not required;
  • Can work in Albany area;
  • Pass weld test;
  • Building open MRI machines;
  • Reliable transportation preferred but not required;
  • Must be safe at all times, and wear P.P.E;
  • This is a second shift position for arc welders.


  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation;
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism;
  • Drug free at all times;
  • 4 years of experience with Stick, Mig, Tig, Flux Core welding;
  • 2+ years of experience with Stick, Mig, Tig, Flux Core welding;
  • Drug free.