APPRENTICE - Metal Fabricator / Welding Technician

Location US-OH-Cleveland
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/4/2021 3:07 PM)
Job ID
# Positions
Experience (Years)
Technical - Mechanical
Type of Position
Regular Full-Time
Visa Requirements
Citizen only


The Test Facilities Operation, Maintenance and Engineering (TFOME) contract at the NASA Glenn Research Center provides engineering and technical services in the aeropropulsion and space propulsion and power test facilities.  We are currently seeking a Metal Fabricator / Welding Technician Apprentice.


The Metal Fabricator / Welding Apprentice is an entry level position that will train under journeyman level technicians for a total of 8000 hours of on the job training in order to complete requirements for the state of Ohio and NASA's Journeymanship program. 


  • The apprentice will train under journeyman level technicians for a total of 8,000 on the job training hours in order to complete the state of Ohio andNASA's Apprenticeship program.  
  • Apprentices will be taught required technical skills in the use of fabrication equipment used to perform metal fabrication, Mig, Tig, and Arc welding techniques. Fabrication will include large and small structural hardware assemblies, and process piping systems used in research test facilities located at the NASAGlenn Research Center.


  • Candidates must be currently enrolled or have successfully completed a two (2) year Associate degree program in Precision Machining Technology, Manufacturing Technology, or Mechanical Engineering Technology from an accredited Technical College.
  • Must be willing to complete 8,000 of on the job training as part of the requirements of the Apprenticeship program.
  • Candidates will be required to demonstrate competency over the course of the program in order to qualify for on-going employment.
  • Must be able to communicate and work well in a team environment.
  • Capable of following directions and utilizing time wisely for the maximum efficiency on assigned work tasks.
  • Must be safety conscience at all times.

COVID-19 Regulations:  As a federal government contractor, we comply with all customer, federal, state, and local requirements regarding COVID-19 regulations, including COVID-19 vaccinations and testing requirements. This means that our employees and new hires, whether working at a customer site, or working remotely, will need to adhere to applicable COVID-19 requirements. These requirements may include vaccination, attestations regarding your vaccination status and/or COVID-19 testing, and you may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative test results as a condition of your employment. Requests for an accommodation will be reviewed and assessed under applicable laws and regulations.



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