Pay scale: $14.24 - $28.49 per hour
Those who fabricate sheet metal products work in shops that are well lighted and well ventilated. Installation work may be outside and you may do considerable bending, lifting, standing, climbing, and squatting. There is always a danger of cuts and burns when working with metal and welding.
Must be in good physical condition and have a valid driver's license.
Must be 18 years old and a high school graduate or equivalent. Must pass aptitude test and submit an application.
Length of training
The program lasts for five years consisting of no less than 10,000 hours of on-the-job training with a minimum of 504 hours of classroom instruction including some night classes.