Heavy Fabrication Apprentice

Macweld Limited
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Heavy Fabrication Apprentice

About the Employer

Mō Te Kaitukumahi 

Macweld is a business that focuses on providing a quality service, with products that are finished to the highest standards.

They pride themselves on having the skills & experience needed to repair & fabricate a broad range of projects that meet and exceed our customers’ expectations.

Over the last few years MacWeld ltd has grown to tackle customer’s problems and more complex projects.  In addition to using qualified staff and the latest equipment, it has well structured management and production process.  

About the Opportunity

Mō Te Huarahi  

Macweld range of services includes alloy, structural steel, gates and fencing, stainless steel, hand rails and more.  This business has trained a number of apprentices and has the owners and other qualified trades to help you along the way and receive excellent training and support through your apprenticeship.

To start you’ll be working alongside a mentor learning the basics and getting those right -  measuring, cutting steel, running a saw and welding.  You’ll get to work in the workshop and out on site.

About You


There’s lots of variety on offer with this apprenticeship so you’ll need to be not only keen to learn but also keen to take on lots of different tasks – no two days will be the same here.

What you need:

  • A pre-trade is preferred but not essential
  • NCEA Level 2 in English and Maths
  • Drivers Licence – Learner Licence is ok to start but you’ll need to be progressing to Restricted within about 2 months of starting
  • Excellent work ethic and attitude
  • Positive and able to work in a true team environment


Ngā Hāora  

Hours of work will be discussed with you at interview stage with Macweld. Standard Hours are Monday to Friday from 7.30am to 4.30pm.  Some opportunity for overtime and weekend work as you progress through the apprenticeship.


Te Tohu  

New Zealand Certificate in Engineering Fabrication (Trade)(Level 4) with strand in Heavy Fabrication

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Date Posted
June 14, 2022
Engineering - Heavy Fabrication