Welding Jobs in California
The number of welding jobs in California makes it the second largest number of welding jobs in the United States and the number of welding jobs and career opportunities in California continues to grow.* From 2012 to 2022, the total number of jobs is expected to grow by 6.5 percent to a projected employment of 26,300 in 2022.** In addition, the median salary of a welder in California is $39,034; however, welders who work in more specialized industries often make more.
10 Most Recently Posted Welding Jobs in California
- Welder – Direct Hire Authority
Department of the Air Force (11 days ago) Edwards AFB,CA
Ensure all submitted documents contain your full name, address, phone number, and last four digits of your social security number….
- Entry Level Trainee and Experienced Field Service/Installation Technician
Vortex Industries, Inc. (1 day ago) Culver City,CA
Welders, mechanics, electro mechanical, locksmith, access hardware, alarms, low. For over 80 years Vortex, a family owned company, has been the leader in growth…
- Aerospace Welder
ABC Sheet Metal (30+ days ago) Anaheim,CA
Precision Aerospace Fabricator is seeking an experienced Aerospace Welder with at least 10 years’ experience….
- WELDER (RRC)
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (11 days ago) ,CA
2 years’ experience performing journey-level work as a combination welder (IMG, TIG, ARC, and GAS). Under moderate supervision, welds, fabricates, and repairs a…
- Welder 3 – 12’s 6am-6:30pm Friday – Sunday
GNB KL Group (8 days ago) Elk Grove,CA
*Welder, Level 1* * Employee works with moderate supervision. * Employee is dependable. * Safety is a must and employee demonstrate and promotes safe work…
- Fitter Welder / Layout
IRONMAN INC (4 hours ago) Chatsworth,CA
Use hand tools such as grinders, portable spot welder, hammers, screw drivers, vise clamps, fixtures and jigs, etc. Possess a strong mechanical aptitude….
- Tech Machinist I
Anheuser-Busch (30+ days ago) Riverside,CA
Certification as a welder preferred. For more than 160 years, Anheuser-Busch and its world-class brewmasters have carried on a legacy of brewing America’s most…
Cut 2 Fit Welding Inc. (30+ days ago) San Fernando Valley,CA
In search of responsible and reliable welders with a minimum 3 years experience. Applicants must have experience in torch cutting, electrode 7018-6010, inner…
- Welder, Entry Level
Ace Heaters, LLC (13 days ago) Corona,CA
Welder, Entry Level. Determine welder settings required. Ace Heaters LLC is seeking entry level Welder for Pressure Vessels, Storage Tanks, and Water Heaters….
- Welder/Fabricator ( night shift)
Southwest Mobile Storage/Rancho Cucamonga (4 days ago) Rancho Cucamonga,CA
If you are the right fit for us you will join a shop team with great communication and team work and very busy….
Residents of California love the variety of geography from mountains to beaches and everything in between. You can spend the day surfing or go snowboarding. The climate overall is very temperate so you don’t have to deal with harsh winters. California also continues to see rapid employment growth. From 2012 to 2022, the overall projected growth rate is 14.9%; however the fastest growing occupations may grow at a rate of 23.9% or more by 2022.*** A number of California industries require welding jobs from construction to underwater welding to manufacturing.
Overall the job outlook for welders in California is favorable. While many companies have reduced their need for low-skilled welders by investing in more automated welding techniques, welders are still needed to repair and maintain these systems.** The greatest need is for trained and certified welders who understand modern processes and equipment. Training and experience are two of the best assets to finding a welding job.
The largest industry employing welders in California is the Architectural and Structural Metals industry with 11.1% of the total employment occupation.** However, welders are employed in a wide range of different industries within the state as well as being self-employed. In all of these areas, skilled and certified welders are the more competitive job applicants. The skills welders have and learn on the job are also often transferable to other related occupations and industries.