Summary Fabricator, Steel - Structural Metal And Platework in Manitoba
Find key facts and figures about working as a fabricator, steel - structural metal and platework. The following information is applicable to all Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters (NOC 72104).
Note: Some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters fabricate, assemble, fit and install steel or other metal components for buildings, bridges, tanks, towers, boilers, pressure vessels and other similar structures and products. They are employed in structural steel, boiler and platework fabrication plants and by heavy machinery manufacturing and shipbuilding companies. Apprentices are also included in this unit group.
College or apprenticeship
This occupation usually requires a college diploma (community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP), an apprenticeship training of 2 or more years, or experience working in a supervisory occupation.
Median wage in Manitoba
The job prospects are limited in Manitoba
advertised in Canada
- Lay out reference points and patterns
- Assemble and fit plates and sections to form structures
- Read and interpret blueprints
- Weld or bolt sections together
- Set up and operate heavy-duty metal-working machines
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