Job Description
  • Operates fabricating machines, such as brakes, rolls, shears, flame cutters, and drill presses.
  • Bends and straighten metal by hammering, chipping and grinding it.
  • Uses hand torch or furnace to pre-heat workpieces.
  • Fits and welds metal parts together.
  • Designs and creates templates and fixtures.
  • Checks if a workpiece meets the specifications by using square, ruler, and measuring tape.
  • May fabricate and assemble sheet metal products.
  • May set up and operate machine tools associated with fabricating shops, such as radial drill press, end mill, and edge planer.