Metal Engineering Process Worker

Performs routine tasks in manufacturing metal products.
Training time 9 weeks - 4 years
Average pay $55,211
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 2,600

What does a Metal Engineering Process Worker do?

  • positioning and holding tools and metal products
  • performing assembly and dismantling operations such as screwing and bolting
  • operating power hammers, presses and other metal cutting and shaping tools and machines
  • soldering and spot welding components using electrical spot and butt welding machines
  • transporting tools, materials and work pieces to and from sites and workbenches


  • Boilermaker's Assistant
  • Fitter's Assistant
  • Metal Forger's Assistant
  • Metal Moulder's Assistant

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate II in Engineering
Certificate II in Engineering - Production Technology
Certificate II in Engineering Pathways
Certificate I in Engineering