Welder Gas Tungsten Arc Salary in Connecticut, United States
The average pay for a Welder Gas Tungsten Arc is $31,713 a year and $15 an hour in Connecticut, United States.
The average salary range for a Welder Gas Tungsten Arc is between $24,777 and $37,295.
On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder Gas Tungsten Arc.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.
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Welds together metal components of products, such as pipelines, automobiles, boilers, ships, aircraft, and mobile homes, as specified by layout, blueprints, diagram, work order, welding procedures, or oral instructions, using electric arc-welding equipment: obtains specified electrode and inserts electrode into portable holder or threads consumable electrode wire through portable welding gun.
Connects cables from welding unit to obtain amperage, voltage, slope, and pulse, as specified by welding engineer 011.061-026 or welding technician 011.261-014.
Starts power supply to produce electric current.
Strikes (forms) arc which generates heat to melt and deposit metal from electrode to workpiece and join edges of workpiece.
Manually guides electrode or gun along weld line, maintaining length of arc and speed of movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead, as judged from color of metal, sound of weld, and size of molten puddle.
Welds in flat, horizontal, vertical, or overhead positions.
Examines weld for bead size and other specifications.
May manually apply filler rod to supply weld metal.
May clean or degrease weld joint or workpiece, using wire brush, portable grinder, or chemical bath.
May repair broken or cracked parts and fill holes.
May prepare broken parts for welding by grooving or scarfing surfaces.
May chip off excess weld, slag, and spatter, using hand scraper or power chipper.
May preheat workpiece, using hand torch or heating furnace.
May position and clamp workpieces together or assemble them in jig or fixture.
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Welder Gas Tungsten Arc Job Listings for Connecticut, United States
Aerospace Gas Tungsten Arc Welder
Hartford, CT, USA
Aircraft Welding & Mfg. Co. LLC
Aerospace TIG Welder: We are looking to hire a full-time Welders with openings on first shift 7:00am - 3:30pm Monday thru Friday. POSITION SUMMARY: Under limited supervision, weld metals & fabricate ...