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Sheet Metal Worker
Oregon Apprenticeship Guide - Sheet Metal Worker

Sheet Metal Worker.pngJob Description
Sheet metal workers fabricate and install fittings and duct work used in construction or industry for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems in residential, commercial and industrial applications. They set up and operate shears, press brakes, hand brakes, bending rolls, welding machines and other equipment to cut, form and attach metal together for applications such as metal roofing and stainless steel work for restaurants, kitchens and hospitals. They prepare shop and field drawings manually and with computer programs. Computer skills are becoming increasingly important for controlling industrial equipment. 
Working Conditions
The work is performed both indoors and out, using scaffolding, ladders and high lifts, and in awkward positions and cramped spaces. Sheet metal workers may work in shops performing fabrication work or on construction sites, doing installation. 

Apprenticeship Committees

MA# 1028 


Portland Sheet Metal Worker JATC

Phone: 503-257-1022
Website: www.sheetmetal-16.org 

View May 1, 2019 Opening Notice

(open until further notice)

Area 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7
& WA State 

MA# 1060 


Mid-Valley Sheet Metal Workers JAC

Phone: 503-399-5255
​Website: http://www.chemeketa.edu/programs-classes/program-finder/apprenticeship/sheet-metal/

View February 10 - 28, 2020 Opening Notice 

Area 1 & 2

MA# 1277


Sheet Metal JATC

Phone: 503-726-5433
Website: www.abcpnw.org

View December 31, 2019 - July 23, 2020 Opening Notice

Area 1

MA# 3025 


Area III Sheet Metal/HVAC Env Sys JATC


Phone: 541-279-1543
Email: nwapprenticeship@gmail.com
Website: www.nwapprenticeship.org 

View March 3 - 13, 2020 Opening Notice

Area 3 & 4

MA# 5006 


South Central Oregon Sheet Metal JATC

Phone: 541-245-7912
Email: cpierson@roguecc.edu
Website: www.roguecc.edu/workforce

Area 5

MA# 7013 


Central Oregon Sheet Metal JATC

Phone: 541-279-1543
Email: nwapprenticeship@gmail.com
Website: www.nwapprenticeship.org  

View March 2 - 13, 2020 Opening Notice

Area 7

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