Getting Started with Rock the Trades

This section will introduce you to your Surehand profile and walk you through the process of completing your profile. You'll find helpful hints and pro tips on building your profile in a way that maximizes your exposure to employers.

How to Write a Great Biography
The biography section is located on your profile page and is your opportunity to introduce yourself on a personal and professional level. Are you an exp...
Wed, 17 Mar, 2021 at 3:48 PM
How to Add Welding Qualifications to Your Profile
Employers search for Welders on Rock the Trades by entering the Welding Qualifications (processes, forms, weld types, positions, base materials, thicknes...
Wed, 11 Aug, 2021 at 10:44 AM
Identity & Memberships
This section allows you to select several options that employers can use to filter worker profiles during a search.  The categories include CDL (C...
Wed, 11 Aug, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Work Preferences
The Work Preferences section allows you to specify the types of work you would like to do, including preferred industries and roles, the type of position yo...
Fri, 4 Jun, 2021 at 1:55 PM
Privacy Settings
Privacy settings allow you to make your name anonymous to employers and/or make your profile invisible to your current employer. If you choose to make y...
Thu, 12 Aug, 2021 at 10:12 AM
Additional Information
Use this section to store any documents prospective employers may want to see. TWIC card, safety cards, or images of your certifications.  Storing t...
Fri, 4 Jun, 2021 at 1:57 PM