Fabrication Apprenticeship

Fabricators are trades persons who cut, shape, assemble and weld steel to construct and repair metal products and structures. At WesTrac this includes the fabrication, repairs and maintenance on a wide-range of Caterpillar equipment, including; buckets, trays, booms track frames, hand rails, ladders, platforms, kick rails, steps and weld brackets.

School requirements

  • School Leaver - OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8
  • Non-School Leaver - C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent- 
  • AQF - Certificate I or Certificate II


Certificate II in Engineering (Heavy Fabrication Pre-Apprenticeship)


MEM30205: Engineering - Mechanical Trade (First Class Machinist, Fitter Machinist, Fabrication)

Career Paths at WesTrac

A Fabrication apprenticeship with WesTrac opens the doors to several career paths within the business, these include:

Apprenticeship Program


Both the NSW and WA Apprenticeship Program intakes are currently closed. WA is set to open in August 2023.

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Interested in joining our team?

Send a message to our Careers Team and they'll be in touch to provide any information you require about our vacancies, benefits or the apprentice program.

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