Welder Fabricator

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02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB: Welder Fabricator
LOCATION: Hadleigh, Suffolk
COMMUTABLE FROM: Ipswich, Leiston, Sudbury, Thetford,Bury st Edmunds
JOB TERM: Permanent
SALARY: £9.50 - £10.50 per hour

We require people with welding (MIG, MAG, SAW) and fabricating skills for our busy factory producing large storage tanks and pressure vessels. For those with basic skills who wish to improve and develop training will be provided. Experience with stainless steels would be particularly interesting.

Duties and Responsibilities

Uses electricity and torches to produce heat and solder together components made from steel, titanium, copper, and other metals

Welds small components like copper plumbing for residential use and large ones like pipelines for power plants or beams for buildings and bridges

Consults blueprints and sketches in order to execute jobs and tasks to specification

Assesses equipment, structures, materials, and job specifications for appropriate welding positions and methods

Monitors equipment for appropriate usage and temperature

Maintains a thorough knowledge of universal standards and specifications in order to meet building codes and legal requirements

Develops working knowledge of dozens of methods used for welding a variety of materials and components

Operates specialised machinery for industrial welding or supervises robots that do the same

Trims metal components using heat, fire, and electricity

Takes apart and disposes of large metal objects like automobiles, ships, and other structures

Monitors work environment for hazards and maintains healthy ventilation levels to avoid particle or gas inhalation

Follows safety protocol, including wearing heat-resistant gloves, protective masks, and safety shoes

Works in the construction or manufacturing industries

My client are the foremost producer of underground tanks for petrol stations in the UK and also supply other sectors with large tanks and pressure vessels. Opportunities for progression are available for those who show aptitude.

These are permanent positions.

Hours of work:

Four day week (Monday - Thursday, 7:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.) 38 hours, with opportunities for overtime based on business need.

For more information please send a word CV to David Alexander at Select Appointments Norwich and call.