Fabricator/MIG Welder

United Kingdom
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Fabricator/MIG Welder

Location: Southampton

Salary: Competitive

Pentalver is an award winning container logistics company with over 30 years’ experience. We are currently recruiting for a skilled mild steel Fabricator/MIG Welder to join our small but busy Container Conversions team in Southampton.

Please note the position is not production welding.

This is a full-time, permanent position with a basic week of 40 hours (Monday - Friday). Occasionally you will be required to work additional hours, including Saturdays to suit the business needs and therefore flexibility is required. Overtime is paid at time and a half.

On the job training/supervision and appropriate equipment, including PPE will be provided to the successful candidate who will be able to work on their own after a few months.

Key responsibilities of the Fabricator/MIG Welder:

  • Metal work and fabrication in various gauge metals (light to medium)
  • MIG welding (predominately mild steel)
  • Cutting and folding and other metal forming techniques
  • Interpret engineering drawing
  • Metal dressing to a high standard (grinding, sanding and polishing)
  • Take measurements/mark out, drill/cut materials to size by burning, disc cutting and by plasma cutting
  • Ensure you follow the Company H&S procedures at all times

Requirements of the Fabricator/MIG Welder:

  • Previous experience of working as a Fabricator (Engineering / Carpentry and or Metal work)
  • MIG welding experience especially with welding mild steel to an extremely high standards
  • Must be able to independently read and interpret detailed engineering drawings and work with minimal supervision
  • Must be skilled in operating general sheet metal hand power tools and machines
  • Math and mechanical aptitude
  • Due to the nature of the business, DIY, carpentry and forklift operating skills would be an advantage for any applicant

In return you will receive a competitive salary, 20 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays and be eligible to join our stakeholder pension scheme. You will work for a company that is leading the container industry with confidence, providing first class service and a great employee experience.

Closing date: 18th February 2018

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of the Fabricator/MIG Welder role then please apply now!

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