Sheet Metal Shop Apprentice

EMCOR Group, Inc. Raleigh, NC
About Us: Founded in 1954, Newcomb and Company is a full-service mechanical contractor providing customers in the commercial, residential, and industrial sectors with innovative, energy efficient heating and air conditioning services, automation and controls, industrial piping, new-construction design and installation, and maintenance and replacement services.

Job Title: Sheet Metal Shop Apprentice

Department: Sheet Metal Shop

Reports To: Sheet Metal Shop Manager

Work Hours:

Monday – Thursday – 7:00am -3:30pm


Additional hours as required on weekdays and weekends if necessary to complete job duties

30-minute lunch allowed each workday.

Work schedule is based upon a 5-day workweek to accommodate each department at Newcomb and Company.

Wage: Hourly, commensurate with level of experience


* The fabrication of ductwork for Commercial and Residential Installation

* The fabrication of specialty items as needed for Commercial and Residential Installation

* Report any issues to shop manager that involves inventory, fabrication of fittings, and machinery

* Maintain neat and clean working conditions for the safety of every shop employee


* This is a HANDS-ON FABRICATION position that requires continuous standing, lifting, bending, and visual requirements to complete duties.

* Proper safety procedures must be maintained at all times to ensure that every shop employee is in a safe working environment.

* Excellent communication and cooperation skills are required for shop employees, shop manager, and other Newcomb and Company employees to ensure the fabrication and production process is performed in a timely manner.

* Good physical condition is mandatory to allow walking in sheet metal shop, unloading and loading trucks, handling sheets of metal and stock items, handling various sizes and weights of fittings, etc. to promote the safety of every shop employee.

* The cleanliness of the shop must be maintained.

* Production levels must be maintained at or above expected levels

Physical Requirements & Job Environment

* All candidates for this position should be reasonably physically fit and capable of picking up a 60 lb. piece of material or tool and moving it about the sheet metal shop.

* As a sheet metal shop apprentice, you will assist in unloading materials for projects and move these materials into place within the shop.

* As a sheet metal apprentice, you will be required to stand, bend, twist, and lift material continuously during the workday. All fabricated items must move through multiple workstations to complete the fabrication process.

* Apprentices will be required to assist other co-workers as needed.

* Apprentices will be familiar with the safe operation of machinery, hand tools, and maintain neatness of all workspaces.

* Environmental conditions are within a climate-controlled area but in certain situations, it may be required to work outdoors, going to "field jobs" as needed, and dealing with hot and cold climates within the sheet metal shop.

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled