NANA Regional Corporation Metal Fabricator in Livermore, California

Job Title Metal Fabricator

Auto req ID 17496BR

Full / Part Time Full-Time

Employment Type Regular

City Livermore

State California

Country United States

Job Introduction Essential Duties

  • Perform basic journey-level fabrication operations involving conventional sheet metal shop equipment, welding processes and related manufacturing equipment.

  • Use basic welding and conventional sheet metal shop tools, measuring tools, and shop accessories.

  • Perform shop calculations utilizing knowledge of material characteristics to determine overall design intent.

  • Provide solutions or alternative approaches to solve basic technical manufacturing problems.

  • Assemble metal components to prepare for welding.

  • Fabricate fixtures and holding devices used during welding and manufacturing processes.

  • Provide general shop support activities in support of Area Shops.

  • Perform all assignments in accordance with ES&H, security, and business practice requirements and policies.

Marginal Duties

  • May be required to work with radioactive, toxic or high explosive materials.

Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Basic Journeyman level experience equivalent to completion of an apprenticeship program in the fabrication technology.

  • Basic experience using related shop equipment, hand tools, and measuring instruments.

  • Basic knowledge of ANSI Y14.5 drafting standards (read and interpret blueprints) to produce parts and assemblies.

  • Basic technical knowledge in sheet metal operations, procedures, standards, and techniques in a variety of materials and related equipment (e.g., MIG, TIG welding).

  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.

Desired Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Experience welding of both thick and thin materials (e.g., .125" Stainless Steel - 2" Aluminum)

  • Experience with machine shop tools and precision fabrications.

Special Requirements

Pre-Placement Medical Exam: A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

Pre-employment drug test: External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.

Anticipated Clearance Level: Q (position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job Description

Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking individuals who can contribute to national security within the science, technology, and engineering fields as part of our supplemental labor team at vital federal research and development installations supporting the Department of Energy. AIS has an established history of contributing to the success of their customers mission. Available employment opportunities may range from administrative and logistical support to advanced technical positions.

Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly-motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance the missions of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, CA. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction from technical personnel employed directly by the research laboratories. Pay, benefits, Human Resource, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.

Under close supervision, provide basic journeyman sheet metal/welding fabrication skills and general manufacturing support to fabricate and process parts to customer requirements. This position requires close technical interactions with shop planners and supervision, as well as customers. The successful candidate will report to the Area Shop Supervisor.

This position may require the successful candidate have the flexibility to work overtime, shift and or weekends to accomplish goals. The successful candidate will be required to pass various on-site training modules to pursue work assignments.