1st-Year Metal fabrication apprentice

Victoria (VIC)
Job Details

We are looking for a keen learner who wants an interesting career as part of a team in a busy and varied manufacturing environment.

As part of our team, you will undertake a four-year apprenticeship with a registered training organisation to become a qualified fabricator. The first three years will require the successful applicant to attend off-the-job training one day per week. The final year will be spent within the normal working team.

A Certificate III Engineering Fabrication Apprenticeship with Bomac Engineering will involve

  • Cutting, drilling and welding metal products to produce parts.
  • Utilising various equipment such as hand and machine tools, welding equipment both manual and robotic as well as computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines.
  • Utilising various techniques for assembling fabrication parts and structures.
  • Aligning and fixing pieces together through welding, bolting, or riveting.
  • Adding the finishing touch to products: cleaning, filing, and applying protective finishes. 
  • Understanding detailed drawings or specifications to determine the required materials and equipment for the job.
  • Attending various work sites to install finished products.

Essential requirements :

  • Basic knowledge of hand tools
  • Commitment and enthusiasm with a genuine interest in engineering
  • Effective English communication (spoken and written) skills
  • Basic maths skills – successful applicants will be required to complete a test during the interview phase
  • An outgoing and friendly personality

Preferred but not essential:

  • Manual Drivers licence (if over the age of 18)
  • Outside interests that demonstrate hands on practical skills \
  • Ability to read and comprehend 2D drawings
  • Completion of an Engineering or Mechanical VET course at school

Please include a cover letter with your application demonstrating how you meet the above criteria and why you would like to start a career in metal fabrication.

submit a cover letter and current resume to bomac@bomac.com.au

Please note only candidates with Australian citizenship or permanent working rights will be considered for this role. All candidates will be expected to comply with current public health orders.

Posted 4 months ago
Full Time
About Us
Bomac Engineering specialises in Altrac, an extruded aluminium rail system that can be configured into: *Bridge gantry cranes *Jib cranes *Monorail cranes *Fall arrest systems All Altrac...