Metal Fabricators utilize a wide range of skills to fabricate; steel structures, vessels, components for the food & dairy, pharmaceutical & chemical industries, and the automotive sector. Together with light metal fabrication, architectural metalwork and sheet metal enclosures fabricators make many items from; steel, stainless steel, aluminium and titanium in sheet and plate thickness from 0.5mm up to over 20mm and structural section materials.
If you’re interested in becoming a Metal Fabricator, your work will include interacting with planners, supervisors, inspectors, designers, welders and fitters. They can work alone as well as in a team.
The individual will need to have excellent accuracy in their own work whilst ensuring it conforms to a relevant specification. They are responsible for health and safety for themselves as well as their own team.