Lead Burner

Lead Welder

Minimum ?10th standard pass

Minimum experience of 4 years in relevant field

The tasks a Lead Burner is expected to perform include:

Installing and repairing lead tanks, tank lining, pipes, floors and other fixtures and equipment

Scraping and leveling edges of sections to be joined

Fitting and fusing together sections into place

Making lead fittings and pipes by cutting, shaping and joining lead components

Knowledge of how to install and fuse lead parts, tanks, pipes, floors, etc.Skilled in repair and maintenance of lead components and parts

Skilled in the use of blow lamps, torches and hand tools

Efficient in cutting, shaping, joining and fabricating lead products

Knowledge of how to operate burning machine, oxyacetylene or oxy-hydrogen torches, etc.Knowledge of the latest developments in lead burning techniques and applications

Will be updated

Good communication skills

Physically fit

Manual dexterity

Attention to detail

Good hand-eye co-ordination and stability

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary fromcompany to company

Shift systemis available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)Health risks include exposure to extreme temperatures, gases, fumes, chemicals, etc.Occupational hazards include injury to body while using sharp tools and equipment, lead allergy, etc.

For candidates with experience ? INR 30,000 to INR 35,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Automotive Industry in India

The automotive industry in India is one of the largest automotive markets in the world. Chennai is home to around 35-40% of India's total automobile industry and for this reason it is known as the Detroit of Asia. It is on the way to become the world's largest auto hub by 2016 with a capacity of over 3 million cars annually.

The Capital Goods and Manufacturing, Construction, Iron and Steel sector is vital for the economy as:

The domestic and international demand is increasing every year

The steel industry is growing at a rapid pace to meet the increasing requirements

This sector is an important destination for foreign direct investment(FDI)

Going forward:

Welding industry in particular has a high demand in national and international market

The Indian Institute of Welding (IIW) is doing lot of work in this direction by visiting different workshops & training institutes

IIW is also providing training to the welders even in remote areas, helping them to improve their skill

With the increasing growth of the automotive sector, India is considered as one of the most upcoming potential markets for welding. This indicates increased job opportunities for Lead Burner / Welder.

Automobile manufacturing companies

Construction companies

Infrastructure companies

Manufacturing units

Cities and towns across India

Will be updated

The Indian Institute of Welding, Government approved institutes for welding across India

ITIs across India

Will be updated