Lead Architectural Metal Fabricator / Welder

The ideal candidate

  • 10+/- years of metalworking experience
  • has a creative background with close attention to detail
  • has worked closely with designers, architects, and project managers
  • can read and critique detailed shop drawings
  • wants to grow with us and share their knowledge amongst our diverse team
  • is precise and detail oriented with the skill to execute
  • can prioritize tasks while managing multiple jobs simultaneously
  • positive, focused, energetic and flexible


  • knowledge of and ability to machine parts and tools
  • proficient at Tig and Mig welding with emphasis on structural soundness and aesthetics
  • understanding of steel, aluminum and brass including their respective finishes
  • assist shop manager with ordering materials, scheduling fabrication, and on site installations
  • help keep metal shop organized, maintained, and stocked
  • identify and execute repairs/maintenance of shop equipment
  • collaborate with Founder/Shop Manager to choose appropriate welds and materials specific to each job
  • fabricate tools and jigs as needed to help make projects more efficient
  • mastery of metallurgy with acute awareness of behavior while being subjected to heat
  • can develop cut lists and fabricate from detailed shop drawings and layouts
  • ability to lift at least 50 lbs
  • communicate and articulate ideas through drawing, writing and verbal
  • professionalism exercised with team members and clients

Bonus Points

  • ability to create shop drawings quickly
  • can form tubing and fabricate a bicycle frame

Position Details

  • Part-Time to Full-Time Metal Fabricator
  • Hourly Rate: $25.00 to $40.00 per hour, based on experience and skill
  • Working Hours: M-F 8-5 with occasional overtime
  • Paid holidays and time off

Please respond to info@kyleminordesign.com with your resume and a brief cover letter detailing your experience and interest in this position. Pics of relevant work would be helpful. Let us know how you will stand out from other applicants! Thank you.