Metal Fabricator

Website F&M Whelan Steel Engineering

Structural Steel Engineering & Fabrication

About us

F&M Whelan Steel Engineering is a leading structural steel engineering company in the South Wexford area. Due to our continued growth and expansion we are now looking to recruit qualified and experienced Metal Fabricators to join our team.

A competitive salary, bonuses and career development opportunities are available to suitable applicants.


Role Responsibilities:

· Take instruction from Workshop Supervisor regarding production schedule for the week and output targets to be achieved

· Read and understand StruCAD and TEKLA produced fabrication drawings

· Fabricate structural steel parts as instructed by Workshop Supervisor

· Carry out quality checks and measurement checks on all material fabricated

· Problem solve and be responsible for a quality finish

· Be mindful of material fabricated by junior apprentices and advise them when necessary if mistakes are being made or there is a more efficient way of working

· Be open and willing to teach junior apprentices and learn from others also

· Be highly motivated, output driven with a keen eye for detail and accuracy

· Be tidy and neat both in your personal appearance and with your work area


Education & Skills:

· Qualified Metal Fabricator / Fitter – or similar apprenticeship

· 3 years’ experience in metal fabrication industry

· Highly skilled in the fabrication of structural steel products

· Ability to work from Tekla and/or Strucad drawings

· Ability to Mig and Tig Weld

· Highly motivated with strong communication skills

· The ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team

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