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We are hiring.

If any of our current positions sound like something you are suited to, then we would love to hear from you.  

If you would like to learn more about any of the available positions, please contact our office on (07) 4771 6038.  To apply for a position, please send your application to

Why work for SSAF Sheetmetal?

Busy workshop with extensive job variety

Locally owned and operated company

All positions are based in Townsville

Full-Time Employment with Overtime Opportunities

Early close on Friday

Excellent remuneration Packages

On-the-job training opportunities

Extensive machinery and capabilities

Work with a Quality Accredited Company

Become part of a reputable workforce

Drop by and see the SSAF Sheetmetal difference for yourself.  We would love to hear from you to discuss our available roles. Get in touch with our office to discuss today. 



SSAF Sheetmetal is seeking trade-qualified Sheet Metal Workers and Fabricators. 
SSAF Sheetmetal requires a Trade Qualified Fabricator to carry out various duties. Reporting to the Workshop Manager, the successful Sheet Metal Worker will be required to weld structural, industrial, aluminium, and stainless steel.

Position Requirements:

  • Highly skilled in TIG welding & metal fabrication, including sheet metal

  • Proficiency in MIG Welding 

  • Interpret workshop/engineering drawings

  • Ability to prioritise work tasks

  • Able to work unsupervised

  • Mechanical aptitude


SSAF Sheetmetal is now taking applications for those wishing to obtain an apprenticeship in Sheet Metal Work. 

The successful applicant will be trained in all aspects of Sheetmetal Worker Trade over a 4-Year period.

Skills will include welding structural, industrial, aluminium, and stainless steel.

Contact SSAF today to discuss this opportunity.

We welcome mature age apprentice applications

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Man Welding


Flux Core, Bare Wire Welding, and general fabrication experience is a requirement of this position.

Ongoing position with a secure Defence contract in the marine sector.

Excellent conditions.  In town position.


An exciting opportunity exists for a qualified boilermaker to join SSAF Sheetmetal as an integral part of the fabrication team.

Position Requirements:

  • Qualified Boilermaker tradesperson.

  • Ability to work unsupervised

  • Safety minded with good common-sense

  • Proactive and a strong team player

  • Good communication skills

  • Produce quality accurate work and have attention to detail.

  • Proof of Right to work in Australia

  • Experience in FLUX Core is advantagous.

Welding specialist

SSAF Sheetmetal welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Career Opportunties: Careers
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