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    Welding Jobs in Louisiana

    Would you be surprised to learn that there are plenty of welding jobs in Louisiana? The residents and visitors of Louisiana love the diverse culture and food scene throughout the state as well as the entertainment possibilities in the major cities such as New Orleans. The state has a rich culture and history which attracts both visitors and new residents. It is also regularly ranked one of the happiest states in the country. The low cost of living and low tax burden also attracts people. Louisiana’s economy also continues to grow and bring in new businesses which in turn generate more job opportunities. The continued growth of the state and its economy also leads to a number of jobs for welders.

    10 Most Recently Posted Welding Jobs in Louisiana

    1. Offshore Pipe Welder
      Elite Workforce, LLC (30+ days ago) Houma,LA

      The Welder will:. In order to complete all job duties, the welder must do the following activities. We are currently looking for 1st class pipe welders GTAW,…

    2. Structural Welder (EPIC)
      TETRA Applied Technologies LLC (TAT) (30+ days ago) Houma,LA

      This position works under the general supervision of the Welder Foreman, Barge Foreman and/or Barge Superintendent, on the welding of savage or installed…

    3. Welder
      Blake International Rigs, LLC (30+ days ago) Houma,LA

      The Welder also assists the Mechanic and Electrician with special mechanical, electrical or plumbing and air conditioning projects as time allows….

    4. Combo Welder
      Jacobs (26 days ago) Hahnville,LA

      At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and…

    5. Offshore Tig CuNi Pipe Welder
      Elite Workforce, LLC (30+ days ago) Houma,LA

      We are looking to hire experienced Tig (Heli-arc) CuNi (Copper Nickel) pipe welders for an offshore project. Elite Workforce, LLC….

    6. Welder ll
      CSI Compressco LP (30+ days ago) Houma,LA

      The Welder II will possess all Welder I qualifications and pass welding tests as detailed below. The Welder II must be punctual, reliable, and motivated….

    7. Welder
      Setpoint Integrated Solutions (30+ days ago) Luling,LA

      Less than 5%. Basic mechanical aptitude including, but not limited to, basic hand and power tool knowledge. Disassemble and reassemble valves without damaging…

    8. Welder – Structural
      Wood (30+ days ago) Saint James,LA

      We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around billion. Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project,…

    9. Structural Welder
      Industrial Projects (2 days ago) Mandeville,LA

      Per Diem -0 Travel Pay 6-10s Ongoing Work Job Types: Full-time, Contract Salary: .00 to .00 …

    10. Welder
      Lapeyre Stair (20 days ago) Waggaman,LA

      Lapeyre Stair, a Division of Laitram LLC, is currently seeking a Structural Fitter/Welder for our shop in Waggaman, LA, who will be responsible for the…

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    Louisiana is one of the states with the largest number of welding jobs in the country. With over 16,600 welding jobs in 2015, the state continues to grow in career opportunities for welders. Since 2009, the number of welding jobs has increased by over 20% as the economy grows. The average salary for welders in Louisiana is also higher than the national average. Louisiana boost a salary of $44,370 on average while the national average is just $40,970.*** Welders can find jobs in a number of different industries in the state.

    Some of the major employers of welders in Louisiana include shipyards given the large ports, construction companies and manufacturing companies. The state manufactures a number of different kinds of large equipment as well as petroleum and coal products. One of the largest underwater welding companies in the country C-Dive is also located in Louisiana in Houma. The company also performs a popular underwater service in the Gulf of Mexico—underwater burning. While there are many specialized welding positions in the state, Louisiana also has a demand for trained and certified welders for entry-level jobs.