Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

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Sheet Metal Worker Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective sheet metal worker job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included sheet metal worker job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Operating soldering and welding equipment to join sheet metal parts
Build, erect, assemble, install, dismantle, and maintain parts made of copper, brass, tin, zinc, white/black metal of 10 gauge and lighter, including brazing, soldering, tinning and leading
Plan, manufacture, and install various section to complete sheet metal portions of systems and items of equipment, such as kitchen and drainage systems, heating, air conditioning or ventilation systems, and metal partitions
Position sheet metal sections, join them together, and secure them in place with screws, bolts, or other fasteners
Set up and operate all types of sheet metal working machinery
Creating and installing building parts made of sheet metal
Install and repair heating and air conditioning ducts, roofing, stainless steel appliances, siding, and metal partitions
Works with plastic materials such as Plexiglass and Lexan and with all types of metals such as hot and cold-rolled steel, stainless steel, galvanized steel, aluminum and magnesium exotic metals such as tantalum, copper, monel and hastelloy
Prepare standard reports and forms related to Work Orders, data entry
Includes sheet metal duct installers who install prefabricated sheet metal ducts used for heating, air conditioning, or other purposes

Sheet Metal Worker Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Sheet Metal Worker

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ASE, OSHA, OSHA10

Education for Sheet Metal Worker

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the sheet metal worker job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Collage and Associate Degree in Education, Department of Education, Math, History, Industrial, Project Management, Construction, Technology, Metals, Arts

Skills for Sheet Metal Worker

Desired skills for sheet metal worker include:

Job site safety ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
Hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Mechanical
Health
Safety and environmental procedures
Ability to use appropriate safety equipment and Personal Protective Equipment
Building and safety codes
Rules and regulations
Soldering
Riveting and welding

Desired experience for sheet metal worker includes:

Demonstrated experience reading and interpreting blueprints, system diagrams, and other technical information to perform needed installations, modifications, and repairs
Experience working within and understanding of safety practices, policies and procedures typical to the sheet metal trade
Must be able to perform the job duties and maintain current certifications for the job he/she is bidding
Certifications and Credential must be current
Diploma of professional studies in metal sheet techniques or equivalent
Minimum of six (6) months experience in the operation of sheet metal

Sheet Metal Worker Examples

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Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of sheet metal worker. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for sheet metal worker
  • Select gauge and type of sheet metal such as stainless steel, mild steel, aluminium, titanium or non-metallic material such as fibrous insulation according to product specifications
  • Layout and mark dimensions and reference on material to develop and trace patterns of product or parts, or uses templates
  • Set up and operate fabricating machines such as shears, brakes, presses, forming rolls and routers, to cut, bend, block and form, or straighten materials
  • Shape metal material using jigs and fixtures
  • Weld, solder, bolt, rivet, screw, clip or bond component parts to assemble products
  • Repair and maintain sheet metal products
  • Inspect products for compliance with specifications and quality requirements
  • Reinstate the work area following engineering activities
  • Expected to work on customer sites as required, with minimum supervision
  • Development of sheet metal templates from customer requirements
Qualifications for sheet metal worker
  • Verifiable previous sheet metal experience
  • Tools of the trade appropriate to your skill level
  • Ability to interpret blueprints and drawings and fabricate from same
  • Experience reading and interpreting blueprints, system diagrams, and other technical information to perform needed installations, modifications, and repairs
  • Highly skilled craft operative
  • Experienced operator of guillotines, folders and hand jennys, pedestal drills
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Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of sheet metal worker. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for sheet metal worker
  • Ensure health and safety requirements are met
  • Installation of all types of plumbing fixtures
  • Carrying out aircraft & component sheet metal repairs to approved maintenance procedures
  • Ensure a clean & safe working environment is maintained at all times
  • Delivering a safe product using correct working practices
  • Working to correct documentation & company procedures at all times
  • Carrying out any additional tasks allocated by the business
  • Obtain the required technical drawings and follow working instructions provided based on production needs (Kanban, special orders, R&D)
  • Help operators position the tools (proper handling)
  • Deburr/sand down pieces
Qualifications for sheet metal worker
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience with proper use and maintenance of hand and power tools related to sheet metal trade
  • Ability to read plans with some complexity
  • Ability to use mathematics that requires analysis
  • Fabricates sheet metal parts for fleet equipment and vehicles, including but not limited to, supply boxes, camera brackets, cab steps, doors, body panels, wheel covers
  • Experienced hand tool operator, including tinsnips, nibblers, hand shears, grinders/cutters, linishers and hand drill
  • Theoretical knowledge and practical ability to carry out work within specified Business Unit
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Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a sheet metal worker. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for sheet metal worker
  • Wash pieces using a tumbler, acid, degreaser, etc
  • Ensure parts comply with engineering technical drawings using tools like a template, set square, and also a protractor if necessary, etc
  • Ensure the Kanban system runs smoothly
  • Fill out reports (e.g., production, scrap)
  • Do initial maintenance of machines/tools and fill out the corresponding checklist each week
  • Use the available tools safely and appropriately
  • Carry out any other related tasks, primarily those related to sheet metal fabrication
  • Perform routine, environmental regulatory inspections and other environmental compliance tasks
  • Bend, fit, cut, thread, braze, connect and disconnect air, water, gas, oil and steam pipes
  • Operate pipe threading machines
Qualifications for sheet metal worker
  • Ability to use Vernier measuring equipment
  • 4 year apprenticeship in Fabrication and Welding (NVQ Level 3)
  • Time served
  • Corpus Christi, TX 6 vacancies
  • Demonstrated proficiency of architectural skill set through trade school, technical school and / or experience
  • TS/SCI w/poly preferred
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Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of sheet metal worker. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for sheet metal worker
  • Serves on institutional committees
  • Attends training, seminars &/or meetings as required
  • Performs security functions as required (e.g., man-down, shakedown, inmate movement)
  • Maintains qualification in unarmed self-defense
  • Plate processing including fug geometry for welding and other assembly of structures for pressure vessels, welding and assembly within the material group Duplex, super Duplex and various carbon steel
  • Construction and reading of fabrication drawings
  • Repair and maintain sheet metal products•Inspect products for compliance with specifications and quality requirements
  • Carrying out requirements for sheet metal fabrication
  • Operate as part of a team undertaking tasks as required
  • Work safely at all times following work instructions and maintain a clean working environment
Qualifications for sheet metal worker
  • Must be able to train, learn and perform towards the goal of becoming a level VII sheet metal worker
  • Knowledge and use of basic hand and power tools to include tape measures, hammers, drills, grinders and saws
  • Ability to interpret basic blueprints and drawings
  • Consistently work to a high standard
  • Willing to shift work
  • Flexibility to work away from base to support recovery of AOG aircraft throughout Europe
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Sheet Metal Worker Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of sheet metal worker. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for sheet metal worker
  • Independently perform as a certified technician to perform measurements or reworked, repaired, modified and fabricated parts for fit and dimensional accuracy
  • Independently perform as a certified technician to set up and operate CNC and manual cutting, fabricating and forming machines and tools, such as shears, brakes, bending rods, punch and drill presses, grinders, buffers
  • Insulate with prefabricated mineral insulating material, bindings, plastic, cement, , as required
  • Maintain certifications, licenses, permits, , required for performance of assignment
  • Provide guidance and give assistance to employees of less experience or classification
  • Perform work in other classifications when incidental, but necessary to accomplish work assignment
  • Bend, Cut, Shape, and attach pieces of sheet metal
  • Familiar with a commercial job site experience with metal roofs, rain gutters,siding, ventilation, heating and air conditioning duct systems and any other products made from metal
  • Read, develop and assist in preparing JSEA documents
  • Manufacture various sheet metal items and components from engineering drawings
Qualifications for sheet metal worker
  • Must have 4-6 years’ experience as a Sheet Metal Worker on Support Equipment
  • Must 3-5 years’ experience as a Sheet Metal Worker on Support Equipment
  • Experience in aircraft SM repairs is essential
  • Boeing aircraft experience is an advantage
  • Ability to demonstrate good SM skills in a practical assessment
  • Successful applicants are required to obtain a Disclosure Scotland Certificate

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