The trade of a boilermaker is not an easy trade, it is physically demanding, may require working away from home, working in noisy environments, working at heights, working in enclosed environments and working outdoors during the cold winter months.

Successful boilermakers tend to enjoy:

  • working with tools, equipment and machinery
  • doing very precise work to exacting standards
  • doing work that involves a degree of excitement and variety
To be successful in their trade, boilermakers need:

A successful boilermaker career can result in: