Are you a high school student looking to explore the fascinating world of welding? Look no further! Our Shop Internship is a unique opportunity to ignite your passion, learn from experienced professionals, and embark on a journey of hands-on learning and skill development.
What You Can Expect:
As a Shop Intern at SteelFab, you will be introduced to several different aspects of SteelFab’s fabrication plant while working alongside a designated mentor. The goal of the internship is for the intern to fully understand each department within the shop.
Mentorship: Gain insights from seasoned Shop team members who are passionate about passing on their knowledge and skills.
Hands-On Experience: Get your hands on our fabrication equipment and start working on our projects under guidance.
Safety Training: Learn the importance of fabrication safety and best practices.
Skill Development: Enhance your fabrication skills and work towards mastering a craft!
Inspiration: Explore the creative and practical sides of fabrication and see where your talents may lead.
A sample summer internship schedule:
- Week 1- Introduction Week
- Week 2- Receiving
- Week 3- Shapes
- Week 4- Detail
- Week 5- Detail Coordinator (option work week that includes 4th of July)
- Week 6- Fitting
- Week 7- Welding
- Week 8- Paint
- Week 9- Shipping
- Internship Review during the last week of the internship
Qualifications and Requirements
Required: High school students with a passion for fabrication, machine operation, etc. Must be able to read tape measure to 1/16” increments. Must be able to speak and understand enough English to follow basic instructions. Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs over shoulder height.
Age Requirement: Must be 17 years old or older to apply. Applicants under 18 years of age may participate with restrictions.
Position Location: Charlotte, NC