Fabricator Apprenticeship



Did you have a knack for welding and metalwork during school, or maybe you like spending your free time building and creating projects with your hands? If you think you’re up for a challenge and a job with variety, then a Fabricator Apprenticeship could be what you’re after!

Undertaking this four-year apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Fabricator and earn your Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade (MEM30305).

You will get to learn all aspects of fabrication manufacturing while working on a variety of the company’s machinery like tig and mig welding, cutting and folding sheet metal, polishing and reading drawings and driving from site to site.

The workshop position is located in Dandenong South where you will be hosted with a company that designs and manufactures precision stainless steel vessels and vats across multiple industries. The company offers heat exchanger field service and repair, refrigeration servicing, and site services.


  • No HECS-HELP debt – in fact, most apprenticeships are fully funded by the Government. So, you will leave your 4 years with a qualification, no debt, and ready to work in an industry that is eager for more qualified tradespeople to join their ranks
  • We will actually pay you to learn! How many of your uni mates get paid to study?
  • Your own personal MIGAS mentor who will guide you through your apprenticeship
  • Free uniforms and PPE when you start with MIGAS
  • Potential to be selected for one of MIGAS’s annual MiScholarship awards, resulting in a combination of a cash prize and additional financial support
  • We are a culturally diverse employer and actively advocate for local Indigenous Australians and women in trades


Our client is ideally looking for someone who has a genuine passion for fabrication work, is a good listener, safety conscious, a team player, and willing to travel if required.

There will be both workshop and site work in this role so if you have tickets including white card, forklift and confined space that would be a plus, as well as the ability to work at heights when required.


Driver’s licence required
COVID-19 double vaccinated
Reliability and punctuality
Good maths skills
Ability to pass Pre-employment Medical and drug & alcohol screen

If you think this could be you – apply online now by submitting your resume and cover letter explaining why you think you would be the ideal Fabricator Apprentice!

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