Assistant Fabricator/Shop Assistant
Come join the team at a spirited, people-focused fabrication shop in Gowanus that specializes in custom architectural and sculptural metalwork. We are currently hiring for the role of Fabrication Assistant. This is a position which will provide a supportive learning environment to the right candidate who is eager to learn, mechanically-minded and ready to tackle challenges. Welding/hot work experience is a plus but not necessary; however, prior building/carpentry experience is needed on our team.
This is a position with the flexibility to be full or part-time depending on need. Pay is $17-20/hour dependent on experience, shop hours are M-F from 9-5:30pm.
Candidate should be confident in fulfilling these responsibilities:
Finishing, cleaning, and assisting in the fabrication of pieces of various types (aluminum, steel, stainless, wood, MDF, etc)
Assisting in shop organization, inventory processes and maintenance of equipment
Driving company vehicle to pick up/drop off parts
Install/site work as needed
Using basic hand and power tools
Operating milling and cutting equipment
Candidate should meet these requirements:
Valid OSHA 40 certification (needed upon hire if not already obtained)
FDNY Fire Guard Certification (needed upon hire if not already obtained)
Valid US Driver’s License
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Ability to work crouching, kneeling, or from a ladder as needed
An interest in learning and improving upon metalwork and fabrication skills
Qualified applicants should reply with
resume and a statement of interest detailing any applicable experience.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $17.00 – $20.00 per hour
8 hour shift
Proof of vaccination required to work, religious and medical exemptions will be accommodated.
Ability to commute/relocate:
Brooklyn, NY 11231: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)
Welders & Fabricators: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location
$17 – $20 an hour
Career Level Others
Experience No experience
Education No education