Qualified Welder

Job Title: Apprentice Welder
Location: Narrandera, NSW, Australia
Job Type: Permanent (6 month trial period)
Description: Hutchins Bros Pty Ltd a family owned, Riverina based Structural Steel Fabrication business has an opportunity for a motivated individual to join its expanding team in the role of Apprentice Welder. Specialising in structural steel supply for commercial and industrial applications across NSW and VIC Hutchins Bros has been operating in the steel industry for over 30 years and has developed a reputation for reliability and excellence.

The role will involve the following:

  • Reading and interpreting shop drawings
  • Cutting and preparing of steel components
  • Assembly of structural steel components
  • Occasional offsite boiler-making
  • Assisting in the co-ordination of material inventory
  • Assisting in the co-ordination of dispatch of finished products 
  • Assisting with Loading and Unloading trucks
  • Maintenance of Equipment
  • General House-Keeping
  • Quality Control and record keeping
  • Implementing and Learning Hutchins Bros Quality Policy
  • Implementing and Learning Hutchins Bros OH&S Policy
  • Implementing and Learning Hutchins Bros Environment Policy

Necessary skills / Experience

  • Excellent skills in MIG welding with qualifications
  • Minimum three years experience in metal manufacturing industry
  • Ability to read, interpret and work to engineering workshop drawings.
  • High level marking out skills.
  • Ability to fabricate and assemble structural steel products
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain sound relationships
  • Must be keen and self motivated.
  • Ability to commit to ongoing work
  • Ability to work in a busy environment as part of a team and on own
  • Must have 2 contactable work related references
  • A sound understanding of safety rules and regulations in the steel industry
  • Willing to work overtime.
  • Rigging or spray painting experience would be a bonus
  • Honest and reliable

Working hours are generally 6am to 5pm Monday to Friday with Saturday work required during peak production times.

The remuneration for this position will be commensurate to the applicant’s skills and experience. The successful candidate can also expect ongoing training along with support that only a family operated business can provide.

To apply for this position please call Heidi Hutchins on 02 6959 2699 or forward an updated resume to heidi@hutchinsbros.com.au