Raymond Masterson Mechanical Services Ltd are currently recruiting a candidate for a Metal Fabrication Apprenticeship  in conjunction with SOLAS.
This is a structured 4 year program including both practical assessments with Raymond Masterson Mechanical Services Ltd and classroom based learning with SOLAS . You will need to commit to 4 years of intense study and in-depth practical work . Upon successful completion of this apprenticeship program, you will qualify as

Metal Fabricator


What is a metal fabricator?
A metal Fabricators work involves the installation and manufacture of a range of metallic systems to include pressure valves, tank and boiler manufacture , structural steel systems, plate steel systems and piping systems. Metal Fabricators can shape steel components with the aid of thermal cutting equipment. Thermal processes such as MMA welding, TIG/TAG welding, MIG/MAG welding and oxy acetylene welding and brazing are skills used by the metal fabricator.

Metal Fabricators require many skills including:
• Working with a variety of specialized hand and power tools
• Knowledge of a range of metal fabrication processes
• Preforming a range of welding processes
• Interpreting a technical drawings and specifications
• Measuring, marking out, cutting and welding mild steel, stainless steel, alloy steels and aluminum plate and pipe
• Installation of structural steel systems

The Metal Fabricator must have the ability to:
• Plan and Organise
• Communicate effectively
• Solve problems
• Work independently and as part of a team
• Have a positive attitude
• Recognise the need for good customer relations
• Demonstrate good work practices

Aspects of work
• Learning and developing new practical craft related skills, knowledge and competence
• Working with and learning from experienced craftsperson’s
• Seeing a job through from start to finish
• Comply with health and safety requirements
• Using tools and operating machinery
• Being responsible for controlling or adjusting equipment
• Understanding technical drawings and diagrams
• Being physically active
• Demonstrate good analytical and troubleshooting skills
• Taking responsibility of own learning, including the allocation of study time
• Working in a noisy environment
• Passing all phase exams
• Earning as you learn

Entry Requirements
• Minimum Age requirement 16 years of age
• Educational requirements: Attended Leaving Certificate Examination

Skills required:
• Work well with other people
• Genuine interest in the industry
• Takes instruction well
• Is Punctual and has excellent time management skills
• Takes pride in their work
• Shows initiative

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