A Welder Helper assist lead welder in performing all kinds of welding and grinding tasks by means of power and hand tools.

These professionals are also responsible for inspecting equipment, repairing broken joints, operating electric and gas welding equipment and driving trucks to move equipment to and from the work site.

This is usually an entry level position which requires very less or no experience.

If you are looking for a job as a welder’s helper, the following resume template may come in handy when preparing your job application package.


Welder Helper Resume Example


Jeremy Connor

12 Williamsburg Drive, La Place, LA 23110
(999) 999-7899, Email


Summary: Proactive and competent with a demonstrated ability to assist lead welders in the fabrication of steel and metal structures. Adept at performing basic welding functions as well as operating power equipment, grinders and other related tools. Willing to work overtime, and weekends. Possess a Class B commercial driver’s license with good driving record.

Major strengths include:
• Thorough understanding of basic welding concepts and their application
• Expert in moving work pieces and tools manually and with equipment
• Hands on experience in performing grinding tasks using both power and hand tools
• Proficient in cleaning work pieces to remove impurities
• Well versed in reading and interpreting blue prints


Welder Apprentice | Tradesmen International – Ambridge, PA | Jan 2016 – Sep 2016

• Performed duties under the continuous supervision of lead Journeyman Welder
• Learned different kinds of welding including Stick, Mig, Tig, and Flux Core
• Assisted welders in brazing, thermal and arc cutting, and welding
• Moved heavy tools, work pieces, and supplies
• Cleaned work area


G.E.D | XYZ High School, La Place, LA | 2015

• Excellent manual dexterity and physical endurance
• Ability to lift up to 50lbs
• Eager to perform heavy physical labor

• Awarded Most Dexterous Student in Shop Class

• Member of the Language Club at XYZ High School
• Head of the Prom Committee
• Model Rail Road collector
• Captain of the school swimming team