Fabricator/Welder Jobs

How to Enter

Whilst there are no strict entry requirements to becoming a Fabricator or Welder, many of New Zealand’s Trade & Industrial employers prefer candidates to have a New Zealand/National Certificate in Engineering – Fabrication (Level 4) and specialise in either light fabrication, heavy fabrication or steel construction.


Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Fabricator and Welder can include any of the following:

  • Interpret plans and drawings
  • Cutting, moulding and fitting metal parts
  • Welding and constructing metal objects
  • Repairing and maintaining fabrication and welding machinery
  • Constructing jigs to hold metal parts in place when welding



With experience, Welders and Fabricators can move into team management and training roles within Engineering and Construction companies.


Salary Range

33K – 70K per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955




Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427