In the current economic climate, good, new jobs seem to be few and far between. However, there’s one field that provides consistently good pay and an abundance of opportunities for qualified workers to find quality work: welding. Welders are retiring quicker than we can replace them, yet the demand for their services continues to grow. And this shortage of welders appears to be only accelerating.
With massive pipeline projects, large scale industrial facilities requiring updates to match today’s technology, and brand new renewable energy industries popping up, there is no shortage of metal that needs to be fused to other metal by flame wielded by a welder. For a more in depth look at the demand for welders that is not currently being met, check out this article.