Metal Fabrication Technician Apprentice (Part-Time)

  • Salt Lake City Corporation
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • Feb 04, 2021

Job Description

Overview JOB SUMMARY: This position is a time limited position and only funded through June 2021. Under the supervision of the Metal Fabrication Technician performs entry levelfabrications, welds, and repairs metal structures, piping, parts, tools, and equipment. Assists on special projects involving the need for specialized metal structures or equipment. To be successful as aMetal FabricationTechnician Apprentice, you must have great time management skills and be willing to fit into the existing staff structure. Outstanding Apprentices are those who are eager to learn, respond well to constructive feedback, build good relationships with colleagues, and, ultimately, advance public good. TYPICAL DUTIES: + Assistsin using oxyacetylene torch, wire-fed and square wave tig welder, plasma cutter, other welding, and iron-working equipment to join, repair, fabricate, and re-form metal structures. Assists in simple welding, down-hand welding, vertical, horizontal, overhead welding, pipe welding (all positions), lead, deep-groove, lap-joint, but-joint, corner and filet welding with bare and coated mild steel rod (arc and acetylene), tungsten inert gas (tig) and metal inert gas (mig) as needed. Works with all types of other materials and metals including cast iron, medium carbon and high carbon, tool steel (hot and cold working), low and high alloys (arc and acetylene), martensitic, ferpitic and austenitic, and non-ferrousAssists with installing, testing, and maintaining systems for automatic or mode operation controls of pumps, valves, and other typical industrial equipment. + Assist in designs, fabricates, installs, and adjusts structures, pipping or equipment as needed. + Participates in meetings as required. + Performs tasks required to complete projects, including preparation and clean up responsibilities. + Learns and develops new skills to advance education and experience. Responsibilities Apprentice Responsibilities: + Acquire specialized skills under the tutelage of experienced mentors. + Participation in as many learning opportunities as possible. + Assist within the relevant division while also learning about other aspects of the city. + Observe health and safety procedures. + Positively receiving feedback. + Attend meetings and offering suggestions for improvement. + Keep a log of everything learned. + Build professional relationships with colleagues, leaders, and public. Qualifications Apprentice Requirements: + Must be at least 16 age. Other age requirements may be required dependent on assigned job duties. + Valid driver's license may be required. + Good physical strength and hand-eye coordination may be required. + Good time management, critical, and interpersonal skills may be required. + Excellent problem-solving, interpersonal skills, and troubleshooting abilities. + A growth mindset and passion for learning. + Ability to understand and follow verbal and/or written instruction. WORKING CONDITIONS: + Significant exposure to occupational hazards including noise, heat, dust, fumes, heights, electrical shock, burns, eye and skin irritants, dampness, and sewage contact and odors. Also, may hike considerable distances to remote areas, carrying tools, materials, and equipment. A PERSONAL, CRIMINAL AND EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by persons assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required of personnel so classified. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate Need help finding the right job? We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Requisition ID2021-5010 DepartmentPUBLIC SERVICES Minimum SalaryUSD $13.00/Hr. LocationUS-UT-Salt Lake City