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What made you choose this career path?

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I chose this career path because I was always a hand on project type of person growing up. My dad was always welding and he said it was just a hobby that he did besides from working at the hospital. I realized that I wanted to go into a career that I really felt comfortable with and not something I pushed myself into.
2.
I very skilled with my hand and all types or various power tools.
3.
Its a good career job because it will be interesting to learn ways to put intricate parts together and contribute to turning out a new piece of machinery.
4.
Ive always wanted to learn how to weld. I love the idea of knowing a trade. having something to fall back on for the rest of my life.
5.
I've always been hands on, I love making something out of nothing.

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  1. 1.

    What made you choose this career path?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. I chose this career path because I was always a hand on project type of person growing up. My dad was always welding and he said it was just a hobby that he did besides from working at the hospital. I realized that I wanted to go into a career that I really felt comfortable with and not something I pushed myself into.
      2. I very skilled with my hand and all types or various power tools.
      3. Its a good career job because it will be interesting to learn ways to put intricate parts together and contribute to turning out a new piece of machinery.
      4. Ive always wanted to learn how to weld. I love the idea of knowing a trade. having something to fall back on for the rest of my life.
      5. I've always been hands on, I love making something out of nothing.
  2. 2.

    What do you know about our company?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. I know whats made here I also know where your company head quarters are located.
      2. I know your company is small an family oriented.
      3. Nothing much but willing to learn everything.
      4. That you help people with disabilities get around easier.
  3. 3.

    Why are you the best welding candidate for us?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. I am a very quick learner and I am very easyn to get along with.
      2. I think anyone can learn to weld. I think I show up on time, work hard and can think outside the box to complete a task.
      3. Because ima hard dedicated working first job I had I had for 4 years.
      4. I arive on time and show up ready to do my job.
      5. I am the best candidate for you because I am a handworker, determined and dedicated.
  4. 4.

    What is your greatest strength? How does it help you as a Welder Fitter?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Tig. I am able to do percition welds.
      2. Being detail oriented can be a good thing. I just have to learn to limit my need for something to be perfect.
      3. Greatest is tig or smaw.... Something I like and I do perfect fitt ups.
      4. My greatest strength is the my drive gain more experience and learn a lot about the career I am pursuing.
  5. 5.

    What is your greatest weakness? What are you doing to improve it?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. When people on a job site talk in a disrespectful manner I will improve by taking a positive inspiration.
      2. Over head welding. By practiceing so I know that I will be able to preform the weld to the best of my ability.
      3. I am too detail oriented im trying hard to not worry as much about perfection.
      4. My weakness is mig and what im doing to help is change my travel angel/speed .. Practice practice.
      5. My greatest weakness is my lack of on job experience. I will improve it by gaining a job in my desired field.
  6. 6.

    Where do you see yourself in five years?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Working a great welding job to take care of my family.
      2. In five years I l hope to have completed an apprenticeship.
      3. Owning a house and vehicle and staying at a job trying to move up the ladder.
      4. Hopefully with a higher ranking postion in this company.
  7. 7.

    What is prototype tooling?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Simplistic part fixturing using manual clamping and rigid steel framing.
      2. Prototype tooling is when the first one is created.
      3. Demo model... The first one of a kind.
      4. Demonstrate one method of securing the part.
      5. Tooling that is in the first stages of being made for a specfic porpose.
  8. 8.

    What is a welding crater?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Glob of molten metal or a blow through hole.
      2. It apperes at the end of a weld if you dont stay for a few sec to feel.
      3. Crater is at the end of a weld not filled in metal.
      4. Its at the end of a weld when you pull away too fast.
      5. Depression on the surface of a weld bead.
  9. 9.

    How do you practice safety on the job?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Make sure that everything around me is in good working order and make sure my ppe is in good condition.
      2. By having common sence and doing what is expected.
      3. I have numerous ohsa certifications. and have a bunch of safety classes.
      4. By obeying rules and following regulations.
  10. 10.

    Do you work well under pressure?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. As long as I have a clear head and I know what needs to be done.
      2. I work well under pressure. I feel like it helps me focus.
      3. Yes, I do not get anxious and know how to priotize my work.
      4. Yes, I keep my self cool and calm while work under pressure.
  11. 11.

    What are your career goals?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. To own asuccesful business.
  12. 12.

    Why are you interested in this career field?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. It's a field where you are learning various types of jobs and not just welding.
      2. Of all the trades this is the most appealing. I like the artistic side of the field.
      3. I am interested in a career thats in demand.
      4. I am interested in this career field because I like working with my hands.
      5. I actually watched my dad a lot when he made a log splitter for my grandfather back up north. It was during the wintertime and we would cut down some trees for firewood to keep his home comfortable.
      6. Why do you think you can do will in this job.
      7. Why do you think you can do will in this job.
      8. For better prospects.
  13. 13.

    What was your toughest welding job?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. I have had some trouble welding on thin metals.
      2. Welnding job done in water.
      3. Welding during a thunderstorm.
      4. Cargo tank welding and gouging.
  14. 14.

    How are you confident you will be the best person for this job?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. Because I'm will do the best That I can do as a welder to help this company grow.
      2. I know I can learn how to do anything with practice and I am confident that my attendance and punctuality with be better than most.
      3. Honestly, people always say how confident you are as being the best person for the job. There are tons of people that are in this type of field but it is very rare that there is the best person for the job. I can say that Iím confident as being the person for the job but saying youíre the best makes it sound like you can do everything better than everyone else. It just makes it sound like youíre very cocky and that youíre better than everyone else in this field.
      4. Honestly, people always say how confident you are as being the best person for the job. There are tons of people that are in this type of field but it is very rare that there is the best person for the job. I can say that Iím confident as being the person for the job but saying youíre the best makes it sound like you can do everything better than everyone else. It just makes it sound like youíre very cocky and that youíre better than everyone else in this field.
  15. 15.

    Where did you gain your knowledge for this career?

      User-Submitted Answers

      1. I gained my knowledge at EIT. I was in the welding technology program.
      2. Erie institution technology.
      3. Researching on the Internet and watching my dad weld.
      4. Lalkar engineering mumbai.
      5. Over hauling of diesel engine generators.